Anolon Nouvelle Copper 5-Quart Dutch Oven Review
As a brand, Anolon believes that the experience of food, cooking, life, and entertaining are all somehow interconnected and that sharing a meal together is a bonding experience that can break down social barriers and unite not only families but also different cultures. Cooking great food is something that is loved and experienced the whole world over and so their range of exceptional cookware is all about delivering a quality and gourmet experience for the creative and discerning home chef. That’s why their range looks and performs exquisitely and why it features proudly in many homes.
Their Dutch Oven is indeed no exception, and you will surely love cooking with it just as much as your family will enjoy eating the meals you deliver, straight from the stove top, directly to your dining room table, presented in the Nouvelle Copper 5-quart vessel. So let’s take a look in more detail at why we rate this particular Dutch oven so highly.
Anolon Nouvelle Copper 5-Quart Dutch Oven
This Anolon Nouvelle Dutch Oven is as stylish as it is practical and as high performing as it is durable. With a five-layer metal base that features a copper core, it is guaranteed to deliver incredible results for optimal heat control and superb cooking performance. That’s why this range is so loved by enthusiastic amateur home chefs who have their sites firmly set on delivering up gourmet meals. Besides the incredible copper core, there is also a magnetized stainless steel cap which ensures full compatibility will all stovetops, including newer induction style ones.
Anolon has developed something which they refer to as their Unity surface and what that means for you is that cleaning up couldn’t be more straightforward. The 5-Quart Dutch oven features nonstick premium food-safe metal alongside flatly designed rivets for effortless wipe clean results.
The handle is super stylish and very elegant looking, constructed from stainless steel as is the coordinating pan lid. Better still, the entire Dutch oven is heatproof up to a staggering 500 degrees Fahrenheit which is undoubtedly impressive. With its lifetime warranty and its incredible good looks, what’s not to love about this Anolon Nouvelle Dutch oven? It’s professional looking and delivers gourmet style meals, but is modestly priced so as not to break the budget.
It is absolutely ideal for creating stews and soups and so much more, and is a perfect complement to many other items in the Anolon collection. It will bring a contemporary and sophisticated touch to your kitchen that may well inspire the inner budding professional chef within you!
You receive this professional quality tri-ply clad stainless steel 5-quart Dutch oven with a deep-seated, coordinated stainless steel lid. It is dishwasher proof for convenient cleanup and oven safe to temperatures of up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. Unit total dimensions are 12” x 12.25” x 5.75”.
Who is this product for?
The Anolon Nouvelle range has been created with the discerning and creative home chef in mind for whom quality is everything. It delivers everything from slow and simmering stews to fabulous one-pot masterpiece meals in what is an incredibly stylish and versatile totally dishwasher safe Dutch Oven. It’s perfect for the lover of gourmet food and who needs a generously sized oven in which to cook up a storm of flavors and taste sensations. It will look fabulous in any stylish kitchen and bring a touch of sophistication and elegance even to your tabletop.
Overview of the features:
- Crafted with a mid-layer of copper to deliver fast and even heat distribution. The Anolon Dutch Oven features hard-anodized aluminum construction.
- Strong and dependable with a deep-seated stainless steel lid and durable cast stainless steel handles that are all oven proof up to an impressive 500 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Elegantly and stylishly designed with what the Anolon call their Unity surface. They’ve created a smooth and uninterrupted sleek cooking surface that has a flush rivet design.
- Easy to clean up and maintain in excellent working condition. It’s dishwasher safe and features a premium PFOA free nonstick surface which delivers exceptional food release.
- Take directly from the oven to the table and proudly show off this luxury looking, modern and elegant Dutch oven design.
- The Dutch oven's durable, hard-anodized construction is crafted with copper to deliver optimum heat control
- Premium-quality nonstick is long lasting, makes cleaning up effortless and is metal utensil safe
- Cast stainless steel handles are attached to the Dutch oven using innovative flat-rivet technology; the stainless steel lid locks in heat and moisture
- Oven safe to 500 degrees Fahrenheit and compatible with all cooktops, the Dutch oven complements the entire gourmet-quality Anolon collection
- Lifetime warranty
Looking to invest in a hard ionized Dutch oven like the Anolon but keen to go a little bit more budget friendly? Then you could take a look at what Cuisinart has to offer and in particular their comparable 6445-22 pan which is also 5 quarts in size. It’s significantly less expensive, and while it doesn’t have that unique copper layer, it still delivers fantastic and even heat distribution for excellent culinary results. It also has the convenience of coming with a tempered, sleek glass lid, which has the advantage of being both durable and also lets you see what’s going on with your dish without having to remove the cover.
If creating a flavorful gourmet meal is high on your agenda, but you also want the graceful flair and stylish good looks of a Dutch oven that won’t look out of place in even the most contemporary of kitchens, then the Anolon Nouvelle is certainly a worthy contender. Inspired by the original European designs of the original Dutch ovens, it comes in subtle and pleasing contrasting colors that add a touch of luxury to the surroundings. It has exceptionally durable, hard-anodized construction with a copper layer for optimum heat control.
There are generously appointed and easy to operate stainless steel handles that have been attached using flat-rivet technology. The stainless steel lid further helps to lock in heat and moisture for succulent and tasty cooking results that would satisfy even the most self-proclaimed gourmand among you. It’s been restaurant tested, features a premium non-stick surface, and is also metal utensil safe. We highly recommend this Anolon Nouvelle Dutch Oven for all your gourmet cooking requirements.