With its 18/10 stainless steel cooking surface and hand-polished, mirror-finished exterior, the All-Clad Stainless collection is the ultimate reflection of style and practicality. All-Clad Stainless delivers the ideal combination of professional performance and dishwasher-safe cleaning. Magnetic stainless steel makes All-Clad Stainless the ideal cookware for induction cooktops, as well. The Stainless collection is All-Clad's best-selling cookware series, and is the cookware of preference for many of the world's professional chefs and discriminating home cooks.All-Clads highly polished, high-quality stainless steel pasta insert fits any All-Clad 7 Qt. stockpot and provides years of service without warping. This steamer insert nests inside 6, 8, and 12 Qt. All-Clad stock pots for larger quantity steaming. This is an essential add-on for todays healthy-lifestyle home chefs.Stainless Technical Details: The 3-Ply bonded design of All-Clad Stainless incorporates an aluminum center core clad with stainless steel to produce highly-responsive conduction and even heat distribution. The magnetic stainless steel exterior is essential to ensuring compatibility with all induction cooktops, while also being ideally-suited for use with traditional cooktop technologies. This bonded construction helps make any cooking task easier, giving you more control.