Chef's Classic Stainless. Brilliant finish. Professional Performance. Unsurpassed Heat Distribution. All these wonderful features in this Cuisinart 7665-22GB 5.75 Quart Dutch Oven. With an aluminum encapsulated base this dutch oven heats quickly and spreads heat evenly; eliminates hot spots. Stainless steel cooking surface does not discolor, react with food or alter flavors. Stainless steel riveted stick handles stay cool on the tabletop. Rim is smoothly tapered to eliminate drips and spills while pouring. Dishwasher safe, maintains its original brilliant finish with easy cleanup.