Updated 25 Nov 2016

Le Creuset

Signature 3 ply Stainless-steel Frying Pan

Snapshot: The Le Creuset Signature 3 ply Stainless-steel Frying Pan weighs 1.1kg and is oven and dishwasher safe. How well did it perform in our cooking and durability tests?

Signature 3 ply Stainless-steel Frying Pan
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$359

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Test results

Overall score
73
Evenness of cooking
?/10
Surface durability
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Good evenness of cooking.
  • Very good surface durability.
  • Easy to use.
  • Lightweight.
  • Balanced (so there’s less pressure on your wrist when lifting).
  • Oven safe.
  • Very easy to clean.
  • Suitable for metal utensils.
  • Claims to be PFOA-, lead- and cadmium-free.

But

  • Stainless-steel handle may become dangerously hot and has no non-slip grip.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Evenness of cooking (50%)
Surface durability (25%)
Ease of use (25%)

Price is based on a November 2016 survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$359

Specifications

Weight (kg)
1.1
Base diameter (cm)
19
Base thickness (cm)
0.4

Features

Handle
Stainless-steel
Flatness of base when heated
Concaved
Oven safe
Up to 260°C
Non-stick lining
Yes
Suitable for metal utensils
Yes
Dishwasher safe
Yes (but manufacturer advised this may damage over time)
Claims no PFOA
Yes

More Info

Notes

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Availability

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