the stainless steel Tramontina set sitting nicely on the wooden shelf

Tramontina Stainless Steel Cookware Set Reviews


About Tramontina

Tramontina is a cookware company that is based in Houston Texas. With their humble beginnings in Brazil in 1911, this company has established themselves as one who delivers top quality and excellence in cookware standards. Their USA locations started in 1986. As they transitioned their locations, they continue to commit themselves to becoming a leader in manufacturing high quality cookware, cutlery, kitchen accessories and housewares.

Their hard working team of experts produce the highest quality products. They manufacture cookware, roasting pans, and mixing bowls. Whether you're looking for stock pot or cutlery, Tramontina strives to manufacture the highest quality cookware products on the market. Their brand can be found in over 100 countries.

Tramontina Stainless Steel Cookware Sets Reviewed

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1. Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Clad 10-Piece Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

8.0

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2. Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Base Stainless Steel 12-piece Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

9.0

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3. Tramontina Tri-Ply Base 9-Piece Stainless Steel Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

8.8

#1

1. Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Clad 10-Piece Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

8.0

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2. Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Base Stainless Steel 12-piece Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

9.0

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3. Tramontina Tri-Ply Base 9-Piece Stainless Steel Set

- Base: stainless steel w. aluminum core
- Interior: stainless steel
- Cooktops: gas, electric, glass top, induction

Our Rating

8.8

Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Clad 10-Piece Set

Design 

The stainless steel mirror-like finish for this 10-piece Tramontina cookware set is made of high quality and durable finishes. The riveted and ergonomic design of the handles gives a durable and stable feel while preparing meals. The slightly curved handles give a sleek and unique design that allows for easy handling during meal preparation.

Materials

This premium high quality tri-clad cookware is made of the top of the line stainless steel. The tri-clad construction consists of an aluminum core that is encased with stainless steel and magnetic stainless steel finishes.

The stainless steel finish is induction ready and the handles are also constructed with the same high quality materials that are riveted.

Usability

This cookware set is easy to use and is compatible with all cookware surfaces. It is oven safe for up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit and can be used on all cooktop surfaces that include gas, electric, ceramic glass and induction cooktops. The durable tri-clad construction of the cookware allows for an even flow of heat distribution which avoids hot spots and food sticking to the cookware surface.

Cleaning

The high quality finishing of this cookware set allows for easy cleanup and handling. While this cookware set is dishwasher safe, it is recommended to hand dry the cookware set immediately following the rinse cycle of the dishwasher. The stainless steel finish of this cookware said also allows you to hand wash the set using warm soapy water and a non abrasive cleaning pad. This helps to preserve the original finish of the cookware and prolongs to use.


The set contains:

  • An 8-inch frying pan
  • A 10-inch frying pan
  •  A 3-quart covered braiser
  • A 1-½ quart covered saucepan
  • A 3-quart covered saucepan 
  • A 6-quart covered saucepan

All of the pieces of this cookware set are made with the highest quality stainless steel finishes.


Pros

  • Extremely non-stick
  • Smart choice for price range
  • Famous of durability features

Cons

  • Product was not made in Brazil but that it was made in China

Tramontina Gourmet Tri-Ply Base Stainless Steel 12-piece Set

Design

The stainless steel cookware design for the Tramontina 12-piece set is made of a stainless steel mirror finished exterior. The ergonomic design of this cookware set makes it easy to handle with the slightly curved pot and pan handles.

The stainless material of the tops makes it easy to maintain the heat levels as you prepare your meals. The handles are made of tempered material so they do not get hot while you're preparing your meals. This alleviates the need to have hot mittens while you cook.

Materials 

This cookware set is made of a tri-clad material that is the choice of chefs and professional chefs around the globe. This type of construction consists of a triple layer of metal aluminum that is in case between stainless steel on both sides.

The tri-clad stainless steel material makes cooking different food items a breeze. It allows even heat distribution to prevent hotspots and keeps food from sticking to the cookware surface.

This solid construction allows you to cook your favorite foods. From eggs to vegetables, you are able to prepare a delicious meal using this high quality brand.

Usability

This cookware works on all heating services and has a magnetic stainless steel construction that is good to use on multiple cooking ranges that include gas, electric, ceramic glass and induction cooktops.

Tri-clad construction consists of an aluminum core encased in stainless steel material that provides even heat distribution while cooking. It is dishwasher and oven safe up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. The durable stainless steel lid locks in heat to protect the food while cooking.

Cleaning

This high quality cookware is made from the finest materials, the level of durability allows for easy cleaning following meal preparation. With warm water and a mild soap, you can easily remove food particles and grease from the cookware surface. It is also dishwasher safe which allows cleaning this cookware a lot easier.

Even though the cookware is dishwasher safe, it is recommended to hand wash and hand dry the cookware set to preserve the original finish. To recondition the cookware and remove stubborn spots or stains, it is recommended to use a non-abrasive cleaning pad to preserve the quality of the cookware.


The set contains:

  • An 8-inch frying pan
  • A 10-inch saute pan with lid
  • A 1-½ quart saucepan with lid
  • A 2-quart saucepan with lid
  • A 3-quart saucepan with lid 
  • A 6-quart stock pot with lid 
  • A steamer insert that fits the 2 and 3 quart saucepan.

Pros

  • Excellent quality
  • Work perfectly on the cooking range
  • Easy to follow the instructions
  • Incredible non-stick features
  • Easy to clean

Cons

  • The stainless steel interior layer is extremely thin
  • Food might stick on the cooking surface

Tramontina Tri-Ply Base 9-Piece Stainless Steel Set

Design

The tri-clad construction of this cookware set gives a beautiful stainless steel finish to the interior and exterior of pots and pans. The handles are ergonomically designed for easy use and handling while preparing the meals. The handles are riveted for additional support and provide added strength and stability during meal preparation.

The high quality construction provides heat to all sides of the cook surface which avoids any hotspot and allows even distribution of heat while cooking.

Materials

The premium materials of this cookware set provides a high quality and highly durable construction. The tri-clad construction consists of a stainless steel layer that encases an aluminum core that has an induction ready magnetic stainless steel feature.

This same durable construction extends to the riveted cast stainless steel handles that provide stability and durability while preparing the meals. The lids are made of the same durable stainless steel construction as the pots and pans to ensure its longevity.

Usability

In our search of this cookware, we found that it is recommended to hand wash this cookware set with warm soapy water prior to the first use. It was also recommended to use low to medium heat only when cooking and boiling items.

Due to the highly durable tri-clad construction, only low to medium heat is needed to saute, fry or cook most foods. The use of high heat can cause the cookware to become overheated, which may cause foods to stick or burn to the cookware surface.

Cleaning

This highly durable cookware set is dishwasher safe. You're also able to clean this cookware set using warm soapy water and a non-abrasive pad.

We found comments that suggest hand washing and hand drying are highly recommended and that if you choose to use the dishwasher to clean this cookware, it is important to remove the cookware set after the rinse cycle and hand Dry it to preserve the finish.


The set contains:

  • A 8-inch saute pan
  • A 10-inch saute pan
  • A 1.5-quart sauce pan with lid
  • A 3-quart sauce pan with lid
  • A 6-quart sauce pot with lid 
  • A Steamer basket (fits 3-quart sauce pan)

Pros

  • High quality
  • Large saute pan is highlight
  • Sturdy construction

Cons

  • The cookware set formed discolorations after usage and some of the cookware items that were shipped came already damaged.
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