Bialetti's 3 quart covered sauce pan is designed for everyday convenience. The Italian Collection offers simple, high utility designs that make cooking an enjoyable experience and comes with an assurance of quality and durability thanks to its superior 3.2mm gauge aluminum construction. The glass lid features a pour spout for convenient straining of water from vegetables and pasta. Extra-long soft-touch handles for easy and comfortable handling. Handles are heat resistant and feature a stainless steel accent. Double layer non-stick interior for added durability makes sauce pan easy to clean. The base of the sauce pan is designed to conduct heat quickly and evenly. Bialetti's Italian Collection cookware is suitable for use with all conventional stove tops; including electric, gas, ceramic and glass. Bialetti cookware is safe to use with nylon, silicone or wood utensils. Do not use metal utensils on the nonstick cooking surface. Not for use on induction cooktops or in the oven. Bialetti cookware is dishwasher safe. For best results, hand wash with non-abrasive cleansers and liquid dishwashing soap. Bialetti began in Italy, but has become a leading brand around the world for its high-quality products bringing simplicity, functionality and beauty to the kitchen. Bialetti's advanced technology and distinctive styling combine to create cookware that's simple to use and simply beautiful. Bialetti is authentically Italian, where the kitchen is the heart of the home.