Good cookware for beginner cooks as of 2015 includes All Clad 401488R, Cuisinart MCP 12 MultiClad Pro and the Cook N Home 15 Piece Non-stick Black Soft Handle Cookware Set. BestReviews.com rated these three sets as among the best and top-rated for construction, performance and affordability.Continue Reading
The All Clad 401488R has six basic pieces and is dishwasher-safe. It received positive reviews for its even heat distribution with non-reactive surfaces compatible with all cooktops; BestReviews.com also praised this set for its longevity and performance.
The Cuisinart MCP 12 MultiClad Pro is more affordable than the All Clad, which may make it a more viable option for beginner cooks. It comes complete with 12 pieces and received good reviews for its durability, even heat distribution and reliability. Its stainless steel construction allows it to perform well in high oven temperatures.
The Cook N Home 15 Piece Cookware Set comes complete with utensils and is ideal for a beginner cook on a budget. It received high ratings for its price, versatility and overall quality. BestReviews.com rated this set the best overall value for the money.Learn more about Cookware & Kitchen Tools