Designed for versatile use, this professional-grade 4 qt. stainless steel sauce pan with cover serves as a workhorse in any kitchen. This incredibly versatile sauce pan can handle a myriad of tasks, from simmering stews, to cooking and boiling vegetables, and even reheating soup. This sauce pan features a heavy-duty tri-ply encapsulated bottom with an aluminum core sandwiched between two layers of premium stainless steel to provide even heat distribution for better cooking. With premium commercial-grade durability, this stainless steel sauce pan is ideal for any stovetop surface, including induction cooktops. A mainstay tool for any kitchen, use this saucepan to poach eggs for breakfast, steam vegetables or make a delicate roux.