ALL-CLAD d5® STAINLESS Polished 8-Qt Stockpot

d5® STAINLESS Polished 8-Qt Stockpot
Featuring a five-ply construction, d5 STAINLESS is designed for aspiring cooks looking to learn new techniques with professional results

Stockpot

An essential for every kitchen and available in a variety of sizes, the stockpot features high sides that slow the evaporation of liquids, providing the ideal design for creating a variety of stocks. The wide bottom of the pan allows for sautéing of ingredients before the addition of liquids for delicious soups and stews. Stockpots are also well-suited for canning, blanching, and preparing food in large quantities.

 

Reference : SD55508

d5® STAINLESS Polished 8-Qt Stockpot

An essential for every kitchen and available in a variety of sizes, the All-Clad d5® STAINLESS Polished SD55508 8-quart stockpot features high sides that slow the evaporation of liquids, providing the ideal design for creating a variety of stocks. The wide bottom of the pan allows for sauteing of ingredients before the addition of liquids for delicious soups and stews. Stockpots are also well-suited for canning, blanching, and preparing food in large quantities. The only cookware of its kind, All-Clad d5 STAINLESS features a patented technology of five alternating layers of responsive aluminum and durable heat-diffusing stainless steel. d5 STAINLESS cookware heats slowly and evenly, which means perfectly browned proteins throughout, from the center all the way to the edge. The 5-ply bonded cookware’s 18/10 stainless-steel interior with a highly polished starburst finish offers natural stick resistance and prevents food from picking up a metallic taste, while its stainless exterior offers exceptional beauty. Made in the USA and dishwasher-safe, All-Clad d5® STAINLESS cookware provides a lifetime of cooking enjoyment.

Features & Product Comparison

Material S STEEL/ALUMINIUM/ S STEEL   STAINLESS STEEL   ALU TRIPLY   S STEEL/COPPER  
Heat source INDUCTION - GAZ - ELECTRIC - CERAMIC - HALOGEN   n/a INDUCTION - GAZ - ELECTRIC - CERAMIC - HALOGEN   INDUCTION - GAZ - ELECTRIC - CERAMIC - HALOGEN  
Oven compatibility YES   YES   YES   YES  
Dishwasher safe YES   YES   YES   YES  
Inside Coating/finish POLISHED   POLISHED   POLISHED   POLISHED  
Outside coating/finish MIRROR POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL   MIRROR POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL   MIRROR POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL   MIRROR POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL  
Pouring Edge YES   NO   YES   YES  
Handle type Fixed   Fixed   Fixed   Fixed  
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Instructions & Manual

Frequent questions

This collection maintains the classic style of the original Stainless Steel collection, while introducing advanced performance and ergonomic enhancements. The unique technology, made of 5 layers of different materials, ensures precision surface contact to optimize performance on the newest technology induction cooker tops. The alternating layers of higher and lower conductive metals promote the lateral flow of cooking energy and eliminate hot spots. The patented stainless steel core significantly improves stability to prevent warping.
No. You can cook on all of our conventional cookware with metal, plastic or wood utensils
1. All-Clad has a policy of manufacturing all of its bonded cookware in the USA. This means that it purchases its metals only from US suppliers and bonds them at its own rolling mill on-site in Canonsburg PA. It then forms them at the same location into high performance cooking vessels.
2. All-Clad is the originator of bonded cookware technology and is committed to investing in bonded cookware manufactured solely in the USA.
3. There are areas in which All-Clad does not manufacture in the USA. These are:
- Where the bonding of metals is not required for superior cooking performance (E.g. tools, accessories).
- On regular non-bonded components where making them in the USA would add to the retail price but not generally to performance.
- Where manufacturing constraints exist at the Canonsburg plant (E.g electrical kitchen appliances).
4. All-Clad's tools, accessories or electrical kitchen appliances, are manufactured by select partners overseas qualified carefully by All-Clad with highest quality controls.
The cooking surface of All-Clad cookware is made from high-quality 18/10 stainless steel, a proprietary formulation of 304 grade stainless steel specially adapted to meet All-Clad specifications regarding grain size, texture, alloy content, and other physical properties that guarantee the superb culinary performance that makes All-Clad the world's finest cookware. All stainless steel used by All-Clad is certified to meet National Standard ISO 9000 (International Organization for Standardization) for all 304 series stainless steel intended for use with food. Every "melt" by our steel suppliers is tested and certified to meet the ASTM 240 (American Society for Testing and Materials) standards.