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Induction cookware what is so special about it? Well this is cookware that is designed to work with induction cooktop technology. Induction cooktops use a magnetic field to heat up the cooking vessels. So induction compatible cookware must be made from a magnetic material to be able to react to this magnetic field because induction ranges do not use traditional heating elements. When the pots and pans begin to react to this magnetic field they begin to heat up and the cooking process begins.

However your existing cookware may be induction compatible without you even knowing it. You can find out by just performing a simple test using a magnet. Place the magnet at the bottom of the pot or pan and if it sticks and the bottom is perfectly flat you can use it on an induction cooktop.

There are many cookware manufacturers that offer what they call induction ready or induction compatible cookware which can be used for cooking on conventional or induction ranges. Some manufacturers like All Clad, KitchenAid and Demeyere just to name a few, offer pots and pans that are induction ready.

If you have this type of cooktop range you will find that induction cookware comes in a variety of lines and prices. This style cookware can be enamel or stainless steel just to name a few. So if you are looking for a good selection of cookware for induction cooking, no matter what your preference you can find some of the best induction cookware here. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to (, or,,, or

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