With the potential dangers of Teflon coming to light in recent years many people have wanted more environmentally safe and healthy cookware to cook with. For that reason ceramic pans become a safe alternative for nonstick lovers. Ceramic is a type of glass, and glass is chemically stable and does not contain any dangerous chemicals or pollutants.
There are three basic reasons why ceramic cookware seems to be the future of nonstick cooking.
For health-conscious people, safety is the most important aspect of any cookware. Ceramic cookware is environmentally safe and healthy.
Ceramic cookware has an attractive appearance and can improve the look of your kitchen. It is manufactured with appealing finishes that are distributed in a variety of colors.
Furthermore, no one likes to wash pots with cooked food stuck to them. Ceramic offers a perfect non-stick surface that is cleaned easily.
Below are 3 of the affordable ceramic cookware sets that are definitely great alternative to the expensive brands out there. These cookware sets would also be a nice gift for a couple or for a small family.
Cook N Home NC-00358 Nonstick Ceramic Coating PTFE-PFOA-Cadmium Free 10-Piece Cookware Set
10 Piece cookware set includes: Covered Dutch oven 5-Quart, covered casserole 3 Quart, covered sauce pan 2 Quart, covered sauce pan 1 Quart, fry pan 8 inch, fry pan 9.5 inch and four interchangeable lids. Cookware use thick gauge aluminum with nonstick ceramic coating. The set is lightweight and aesthetically pleasing. The pots and pans are nonstick as claimed and cook with less or no oil. They cook very evenly and sit well on top stove. The rubber handles are easy to hold and stay cool on the stovetop. Tempered glass lids are interchangeable and fit well.
Documentation recommends hand washing but the cleanup is fast and easy. Just use hot water and nonabrasive cleansers.
Not suitable for induction cooking
Not dishwasher safe
Useful tips: Don’t cook on high temperatures. Make sure to use silicone utensils with this pots and pans.
Average customer rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars from over 200 reviews.
Fairly good set for its price range.
Heuck 30119 Classics Series Nano 8-Piece Ceramic Cookware Set
This 8-Piece set fits for singles, couples and small families.
The set includes: one quart saucepan, two quart saucepan, five quart Dutch oven, eight-inch deep sauté pan and nine and a half inch deep sauté pan.
Lightweight and visually appealing
Ceramic NANO nonstick coating
Tempered glass lids
Rubberized handle coating
Safe for all electrical, conduction and gas stovetop surfaces
Very easy to use and clean
One year manufacturer warranty
The set doesn’t include deep frying pan.
Average customer rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars from 17 reviews.
Concord 7 Pc Eco Healthy Ceramic Nonstick Cookware Set
This set is good for beginner cooks and for small families.
The set includes:
1.5 Quart Eco Ceramic Nonstick Saucepan with glass lid. Size: 6.5″ Wide x 3″
2 Quart Eco Ceramic Nonstick Saucepan with glass lid. Size: 7″ Wide x 3.5″
5 Quart Eco Ceramic Nonstick Dutch oven with glass lid. Size: 9.5″ Wide x 4.5″
9.5″ Eco Ceramic Nonstick Frypan. Size: 9.5″ Wide x 2″
Lightweight with nice colors
White ceramic nonstick coating
Cocks with less or zero oil
Very easy to wash by hand
Works well with both standard type stove and glass top stoves
Do not get them too hot.
Use silicon or wooden spatulas and spoons.
Average customer rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars from over 50 reviews.