Copper cookware and aluminum cookware with copper bottom are big item purchase for cooks of almost anywhere in the world. The unmatchable levels of heat conductivity makes cookware copper the star of kitchens. With a small flame, you can give enough heat to the cooked items. Response to temperature changes is also formidable and cookware copper makes the choice of material for restaurants.
Cookware copper also lasts longer. Copper cookware has a bright almost golden shine. Copper cookware does have a problem of easy attracting dirt, as it is highly reactant to oxygen. The surface becomes easily tarnished. This is especially a problem for uncoated copper cookware when not used for quite a few days.
Another problem about copper cookware is that, the surface reacts with food materials under high temperature, which can cause the food to be mixed with copper from the cookware. A solution is to use copper coated with tin or stainless steel. However, people with certain allergies like nickel allergy can find it difficult to cop with food prepared with copper cookware.
Cleaning of copper cookware is requires care. Abrasive cleaning materials can easily cause wear on the surface. Clean with non abrasive cleaner. Copperware is safe in dishwasher.
Copper bottom cookware doesn’t have any problems and has the versatility of easy heat conduction. Food comes into contact with the stainless steel surface only. When you have the right kind of cookware copper, you know you have better control over you cooking and you will enjoy your cooking even more.