According to HuffingtonPost.com as of 2015, the top 10 best pots and pans include the All-Clad d5 Stainless-Steel Sauté Pan, Cuisinart Chef's Classic Sauté Pan and the Demeyere Industry5 Covered Sauté Pan. The All-Clad Stainless Steel Sauce Pan with Lid and the Calphalon Unison Sauce Pan are also included.
Cuisinart has three more pots and pans in Huffington Post's top 10 list, with the Chef's Classic Stainless Open Skillet at number six, the Green Gourmet Non-Stick Fry Pan with Lid at number eight and the Chef's Classic Stockpot with Cover at number 10. The other two inclusions are the Scanpan Pro IQ Nonstick Skillet and Calphalon Unison Slide Nonstick Fry Pan Set.
The All-Clad d5 Stainless-Steel Sauté 2-Quart Pan is ranked at number one because of its high performance and ability to cook food evenly. The second item on the list is another sauté pan from Cuisinart. Reviewers say that it conducts heat well while the handle and lid stay cool for easy handling. It is also oven-safe and inexpensive. The Demeyere Industry5 Covered Sauté Pan is easy to clean because of its rivet-free construction. Number four in the top 10 list is the All-Clad Stainless Steel Sauce Pan, because it heats evenly and keeps from burning sauces.