For those who love to cook, nothing beats a matching set of high-quality cookware. No matter the preference, the experts at Just-in Time Appliance Repair have researched the best cookware gifts for the special chef in your life.

The Best Cookware Gifts for the Cook You Love

Whether your cook prefers ceramic or stainless steel, we’ve found the best cookware sets 2019. But first, we recommend a little oven maintenance to make sure it’s ready for those new pans and holiday feasting!

Best Overall Ceramic Cookware Set

Calphalon 11-Piece Classic Ceramic Nonstick Cookware Set

This name brand earned the top spot in ceramic cookware for its attention to detail. The pots have convenient measuring markers and pouring spouts as well as straining lids. The set includes three fry pans, a Dutch oven and three saucepans with lids to address all your cooking needs.

  • Aluminum construction conducts heat perfectly
  • Ceramic surface provides natural non-stick benefits
  • Stainless steel stay-cool handles
  • $211.99
  • Buy Here
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Best Nonstick Cookware Set

T-fal Ultimate Hard Anodized Nonstick 17 Piece Cookware Set

The best nonstick cookware set is a bargain for what you get. In addition to the typical sauce and fry pans, it also comes with a square griddle, individual egg pan, and steamer.

A feature of the brand is T-fal’s trademark red ring in the center of each piece, which turns a solid red when the pan is fully preheated.

  • Nonstick surface is long-lasting and scratch-resistant
  • Oven safe up to 400degrees
  • PFOA, lead, and cadmium free
  • $141.00
  • Buy Here
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Best Stainless Steel Cookware Set

Cuisinart Multiclad Pro Stainless Steel 12 Piece Cookware

Our choice for the best stainless steel cookware goes to Cuisinart. Its reasonable price point and high quality make it one of the best cookware gifts of all the stainless-steel sets.

Each of the 5 pots contains a tight-fitting lid while the two skillets come in 8 and 10inch sizes. Best of all, this is dishwasher safe cookware that is a breeze to clean.

  • Oven and broiler safe up to 550 degrees
  • Suitable for induction cooktops
  • Triple-ply for superior heat conduction
  • $197.99
  • Buy Here
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Best High-End Cookware Set

All-Clad Copper Core 10-Piece Cookware Set

While there’s no way around this set’s high price tag, it’s the best high-end cookware that will last a lifetime. Though this 10-piece set contains the typical saucepans, stockpot, and skillets, the copper core sets it apart. Nothing conducts heat as quickly and responsively as copper, making this one of the best cookware gifts for the serious cook.

  • Oven and broiler safe up to 600 degrees Farenheight
  • Suitable for induction cooktops
  • Dishwasher safe stainless steel resists staining and warping
  • $1,289.99
  • Buy Here
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Our list of the best cookware gifts includes features that will please every cook from the novice to professional. But regardless of what you’re gifting this Christmas, the team at Just-In Time Appliance wishes you a healthy and happy holiday season!

Justin Duby

Justin Duby

Justin Duby, a Grants Pass native, opened Just-in Time Appliance Repair in 2014 after working with his grandparents in the appliance repair business for almost 10 years. Justin attends various training programs throughout the year to keep his skills sharp.

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