Entertaining family for a holiday? Viking Professional Stainless Steel Stock Pots will help you get ready for a crowd. These large capacity 5 Ply Professional Stainless Steel stock pots from Viking are great for stirring up a chili fest, a lobster bake or a warming winter soup. A brushed stainless exterior makes it easy to keep these stock pots from Viking looking good without lots of scrubbing. Dishwasher safe too! A matching Viking Professional Stainless Steel lid is included. Viking stock pots are made with a 5 layer exclusive blend of several layers of stainless steel and a core of fast heating aluminum. The external layer is brushed stainless steel, so your Viking stock pot will look good even after years of use. The most important layer, the cooking surface, is made of 18/10 surgical grade stainless steel. This non-reactive top quality stainless steel ensures that your food will never have any metallic or "off" tastes. Viking cookware handles are curved for easy lifting and have a deep enough handle that you can get a firm grip on the stock pot. Handles are also stay-cool for safe lifting. Viking Professional stock pots are made in the USA and come with a lifetime Viking warranty!