This classic 2.5-Quart Rice and Grain Pan has a copper core that ensures supremely even heating ideal for slow-cooked grains like risotto and polenta and for simmering beans dishes. The pot's shape and rounded sides facilitate stirring when you're stirring risotto or making delicate sauces. When cooking is complete, take the pot right to the table for serving. All-Clad COPPER CORE Construction Cookware from the All-Clad COPPER CORE Collection features bonded five-ply construction with layers of aluminum surrounding a copper core. The 18/10 stick-resistant stainless steel interior provides an easy-to-clean cooking surface, and the stainless steel exterior makes this cookware compatible with all cooking surfaces, including induction cooktops. COPPER CORE's layered construction eliminates warping and enables rapid, even heating.