Great for every meal-big 12" base and high sidewalls provide extra cooking and serving capaciy. Tempered glass cover and stay cool handle allow skillet to double as a buffet server. Control master heat control maintains the desired cooking temperature automatically. Heavy cast sluminum base features a ceramic nonstick surface inside and out. Skillet pan and cover are fully immersible with the heat control removed. Built-in spout for pouring liquids from skillet doubles as a spoon and patula holder. Fold down handles to detach skillet from base. With handles folded in the base and handles store in skillet for compact storage.