The Cuisinart 44-13 13-piece Contour stainless cookware set is premium cookware that features professional construction. Experience unsurpassed performance with an aluminum disc in the base that's bonded to a stainless interior and exterior and a fusion of the best materials for cooking. The aluminum encapsulated base maintains even heat distribution, eliminating hot spots. Premium stainless steel cooking surfaces do not react with food or alter natural flavors. Elegant styling and a robust silhouette make for a professional look. Cook with added flair with this unique cookware.