The makings of a gastronomic triumph at home often start with having the right tools on hand. Whether you’re a seasoned home cook or are still honing your culinary talent, investing in a quality cookware set will only help to elevate your mealtime game.
From stainless steel to non-stick, we’ve rounded up some of the best cookware sets of the year that will stand the test of taste and time. Read on for our curated edit of pots and pans you should be adding to your arsenal of cookware ASAP.
6 best cookware sets to shop in Australia
Chatnam 10pc cookware set, $317.97 (usually $529.95) at GreenPan
This 10 piece cookware set is flying off the shelves. Designed for every-day use, the collection includes a healthy ceramic non-stick coating, drip-free edges for easy pours, and oven-proof stainless steel handles for secure grip. For extra resilience, the pieces are reinforced with diamonds – so you can simmer, braise, and sear with ease for many years. This Black Friday, GreenPan are offering up to 50% off cookware, bakeware, and appliances; what better time to update your kitchen collection?
Cosmo 5 pc cookware set, $439 (usually $457) at Cosmic Cookware
This modern five-piece set from Cosmo Cookware features a two-coat system that retains and distributes heat equally. With glass lids, you don’t even need to lift a finger to check on how the simmering or sautéing is coming along – perfect for the busy home chef.
4-piece Cookware Set, $630 (usually $1,015) at Our Place
Best-selling and multifunctional, this 4-piece cookware set is made with sturdy aluminium for fast and even heat distribution, as well as a toxin-free nonstick ceramic coating for ease of mind (and cooking)!
Jamie Oliver by Tefal Cooks Classic non-stick induction 5pc set, $399.98 (usually $999.95) at Myer
From Jamie Oliver and Tefal, this cookware set features prograde non-stick pieces that boast optimal performance as well as convenience. With ergonomic stainless steel handles, reinforced hard titanium non-stick, vented glass lids, and the signature thermo-spot heat indicators, this Tefal set is one for home and pro chefs alike.
The Cooks Collective classic non-stick 10pc cookset, $209.98 (usually $599.95) at Myer
Made from premium cast aluminium, this set from Cooks Collective allows for even and consistent cooking, and features bearing-shot durability that increases durability and hardness. Non-stick, dishwasher-safe and oven-safe up to 180°C, this set is ideal for catering prep at home.
Le Creuset 3-ply stainless steel 3pc cookware set, $574 (usually $820) at David Jones
Le Creuset’s three-ply stainless steels saucepans forgo the serving splutters of an artfully presented meal. Featuring an all-round pouring rim that allows pouring from any angle without drip, capacity markings and concave bases for peak performance on induction cooktops, mess-free entertaining is sure to ensue.