Hotpot: 10 best pan sets

Whether you’ve got cooking skills to rival Nigella or are a novice in the culinary stakes, versatile and durable kitchen kit is a must

 

Cook up a storm with one of these pan sets. We think they are all are good value for money for the quality and will give you great results in the kitchen.  

We have tried them all so you don't have to, from the versatile Tefal Ingenio and Lakeland Nesting Pan Set to the smart Pampered Chef set.

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Verdict

The Le Creuset Stainless Steel set offers a first class cooking experience. And they will last you. Raymond Blanc's Cast Aluminium Set also stands out for having all the benefits of cast iron, yet even the weak-wristed can lift them. 

Buy now

1.Tefal Ingenio, £100

2. Dunelm Mill Red Spectrum, £29.99

3. Raymond Blanc Cast Aluminium, £145

4. Meyer Select Advantage Non-Stick, £81.24

5. Le Creuset Non-Stick, £240

6. Circulon Genesis, £99.99

7. Pampered Chef, £239.25

8. Lakeland Classic, £92.99

9. Cook’s Essentials Frypan Set, £36.96

10. Jamie Oliver Tefal Stainless Steel, £120

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