Revere Ware Corporation manufactures one of America's best-known brands of cookware. Its copper-bottomed pots, first brought out in the s, are classic kitchen staples. The Revere Ware brand is estimated to have 25 percent of the U.
Last week-end I bought an All-Clad 12" skillet to replace or be an addition to the Revere Ware copper bottom skillet that I have been using for years, although I cannot remember where it came from. I think Bernard left it with me. The Revere Ware skillet bows in the middle of the bottom although the bottom of the bottom is flatand so when I add oil, it goes to the edges instead of staying in the middle.
Note: If the following text overlaps the pictures, or the pictures are not at the right margin of the page, you need to enlarge your type size in your browser settings. Stove-top and oven-ware were typically heavy cast iron, copper, or bronzewhile lighter tinware was used for kettles, cups, and tableware. Cookware was a later addition, coming afterand included skillets with heavy copper bodies, straight sides, and flat uninsulated iron handles.
Stainless steel is great because it cleans easily and mostly does not rust. But it transmits heat very slowly, which means that where the heat is, gets hot. Copper is much better at conducting the heat quickly so that the heat is distributed evenly throughout the metal.
I don't own the whole set, but one pot in the set. It quickly dented somewhat, though I think I handled it with care. Then I read online that these are not like the old ones in our home back in the day.
RFQ: I want to have my copper bottom Revereware refurbished. The Revere company used to do it but they no longer offer that service. I am willing to ship it anywhere in the U.
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