Cookware sets for a large family: Make large meals for a group easily

Cookware set for large family should consist of various sizes and types of cookware, to suit your needs. There are certain things you need to consider when choosing these kitchen vessels. We will look at stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, copper, non-stick, glassware and anodized types of cookware.

cookware material
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Calphalon Signature Hard-Anodized Nonstick Pots and...
KitchenAid 5-Ply Clad Stainless Steel Cookware Pots and...
Cuisinart 77-17N Stainless Steel Chef's Classic...
features
durable, nonstick coating, elegant look, easy to clean, A SPA OF QUALITY
durable, dual-riveted, dishwasher safe, broiler and oven safe
heat resistance, durable, dishwasher safe, induction,
number of pieces in the set
12 pieces
10 pieces
17 pieces
cooking surface
Aluminum with non-stick coating
non-stick
non stick
what's in the set
10" omelette pan, 12" omelette pan, 2-qt. sauce pan, 3-qt. sauce pan, 3-qt. saute pan, 8-qt. stock pot
1.5 qt. sauce pan, 3qt. saucepan, 8qt. stockpot, 5qt. saute pan, 8.25-inch frying pan, 10-inch frying pan
1.5qt. saucepan, 1qt. saucepan, 2qt. saucepan, 3qt. saucepan, 3.5qt. sauté pan, 4qt. dutch oven, 8qt. stockpot, 8"skillet, 10"skillet, 12"skillet, 20cm steamer
cookware material
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Calphalon Signature Hard-Anodized Nonstick Pots and...
features
durable, nonstick coating, elegant look, easy to clean, A SPA OF QUALITY
number of pieces in the set
12 pieces
cooking surface
Aluminum with non-stick coating
what's in the set
10" omelette pan, 12" omelette pan, 2-qt. sauce pan, 3-qt. sauce pan, 3-qt. saute pan, 8-qt. stock pot
price
cookware material
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KitchenAid 5-Ply Clad Stainless Steel Cookware Pots and...
features
durable, dual-riveted, dishwasher safe, broiler and oven safe
number of pieces in the set
10 pieces
cooking surface
non-stick
what's in the set
1.5 qt. sauce pan, 3qt. saucepan, 8qt. stockpot, 5qt. saute pan, 8.25-inch frying pan, 10-inch frying pan
price
cookware material
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Cuisinart 77-17N Stainless Steel Chef's Classic...
features
heat resistance, durable, dishwasher safe, induction,
number of pieces in the set
17 pieces
cooking surface
non stick
what's in the set
1.5qt. saucepan, 1qt. saucepan, 2qt. saucepan, 3qt. saucepan, 3.5qt. sauté pan, 4qt. dutch oven, 8qt. stockpot, 8"skillet, 10"skillet, 12"skillet, 20cm steamer
price

A cookware set for a large family should have

Dutch oven

Dutch ovens are a must-have for every large family. This is the kitchenware equivalent of a swiss army knife. It can be used to braise, roast, bake and even fry food. It acts as a roasting pan, baking pan and stew pot. With its thick walled construction it retains heat well. One brand that stands out from the rest is Le Creuset .

Steamer baskets

Steamer baskets are a great way to multitask.  A steamer basket is a dish that serves the purpose of steaming vegetables, fruits and other foods. You can steam food in it and cook potatoes or rice in it.  There are different types of steamer baskets, depending on their size and shape. If you have a large family you may need to have several steamer baskets for all your needs.

Cast iron skillets or pans

Cast iron skillets and pans are commonly used in food preparation. They come in different shapes, sizes and materials. Cast iron skillets can last a lifetime if given proper care. They conduct heat well and have even heating distribution.

Large stock pots

Large stock pots are great for large families or parties because they make it easy to boil water, cook pasta, boil rice and make sauces. They can also be used as a deep fryer depending on their size

Cast iron griddles

Cast iron griddles are commonly used to make pancakes, but they can also be used to grill meat and fish.

 

Woks

Woks are commonly used to make Chinese dishes. They are deep bowls with a flat bottom and sloping sides. Woks come in different sizes and materials. The best wok to use is one that is made of cast iron because it heats up quickly, cooks food evenly and retains heat well.

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