Pans with a ceramic coating began to use large popular in recent years. And not surprising, because they are comfortable, durable and safe for health. Even if they appear on the coating cracks, when heated, toxic substances are not released (in Unlike Teflon-coated products).
Unfortunately, not all ceramic pans are good. quality. Some companies use in production poor-quality materials and outdated technologies, due to which the term service goods is greatly reduced. Therefore it is so important to choose good manufacturer.
We present to your attention the most popular manufacturers ceramic pans.
Italian company “Ballarini”
Ballarini is the largest non-stick cookware manufacturer in Europe. Company pans are considered one of the best – they known for their durability, scratch resistance and simplicity care. In most cases, dishes can be washed even under running water without using a sponge.
Pure forged aluminum body and rugged construction provide uniform heating of the product. Also on the handle some ceramic ballarini pans set special Thermopoint sensor that shows when the surface is hot and you can reduce the temperature. It helps prevent overheating, which means to maintain integrity coverings.
The service life of Ballarini ceramic pans is around two years (after a year the coating begins to “lag behind”), and stand they are not cheap – from 1,500 to 6,000 rubles.
Italian company “TVS”
The company was founded in 1967 in the city of Urbino, Italy. It one of the first to be licensed to use the Du Pont brand, world leader in non-stick coatings as well creator of PTFE. TVS pans collections began to be developed eminent designers.
Ceramic pans are known for their stylish design and high quality. They are resistant to temperature fluctuations, scratch and abrasion. In addition, coating based on Sol-Gel technology, gives the surface a smooth and shiny look and promotes uniform distribution of heat.
Sol-Gel guarantees even “sticking” of products and protection from spots, but after half a year or a year, coverage begins to come in unsuitability even without the use of abrasive powders and hard sponges. The cost of ceramic pans “TVS” is 1,000–2 500 rubles.
The production of ceramic dishes “TVS” has a negligible environmental impact compared to frying pans with other non-stick coatings, saves energy and reduces CO2 emissions by 50%.
Ceramic pans under the brand name “Bergner” enjoy a large popularity among our compatriots. They have affordable cost (from 900 rubles to 2,500 rubles) and good quality.
Products have a lid with a hole for the exit of steam, rubberized handles, a thickened bottom, which ensures uniform heating, and light weight. Pans are made from aluminum. However consumers note that non-stick coating is fast (through a few months) loses its properties and begin to pan molest products. The quality of the dishes “Bergner” is inferior to “TVS” and “Ballarini”.
French company “Vitesse”
Ceramic pans in the Vitesse assortment appeared recently. They are easy to care for, they warm up perfectly and convenient to use. But many consumers say that through a couple of months, and in some cases, weeks, non-stick the coating loses its properties, and the outer coating quickly covered with scratches and clings. Moreover, some models ceramic pans have too thin a bottom and walls that may deform
The cost of ceramic pans of this company is 600-3 000 rub
Maestro products are manufactured in China, and the brand itself It was registered in Ukraine in 2005. Pans are made made of aluminum and have a non-stick coating Excilon Ceramic Coating. They are equipped with a comfortable ergonomic handle and heat-resistant a glass lid with a recess that releases steam.
The prices for ceramic pans “Maestro” are low – from 570 to 1,300 rubles, but many consumers report that after four months of use, cracks form at the bottom of the pan and food starts to burn. In addition, some models are equipped with a handle from plastic that melts during cooking.
Российская фирма “NEVA-Metal Tableware”
“NEVA Metal Tableware” is one of the largest Russian non-stick cookware manufacturers. Company makes absolutely safe and high-quality products, for which she received the awards “Best Product of the Year”, “Made in Russia” and etc.
Most reviews of this company’s ceramic products positive. The cost of pans is 1,200 rubles and higher.
In the following articles, our experts tell you how to choose a pan for pancakes, with what coating to choose a pan – Teflon or ceramic, compare the material of the pans – aluminum or cast iron and the secrets of choosing a quality frying pan.
Attention! This material is subjective opinion of the authors of the project and is not a buying guide.