Thanks to the large surface area and chef-inspired design, the Hestan NanoBond Stainless Steel 3 1/2 qt. covered saute w/Helper Handle will help motivate you to make the ultimate fried chicken. It's also perfect for searing, browning, simmering and deglazing. NanoBond is metal utensil safe with a surface that's 4x harder than regular stainless steel. And thanks to its easy cleanability and resistance to scratching, the NanoBond series will retain its good looks dish after dish, year after year.