The Swiss Diamond Reinforced #6010 is part of the Cookware
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Cookware
models like the Reinforced #6010 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Set: Each set includes at least a saucepan, a frying pan, and a stockpot. Lids are typically counted as separate components in a set.
Cooking evenness: Cooking evenness reflects the ability of the frying pans to turn out evenly browned pancakes on a gas range.
Nonstick food release: Nonstick food release score reflects the nonstick qualities of a pan's interior by cooking four eggs consecutively without oil. An Excellent score indicates that all four eggs slid off the pan without assistance; A Poor score indicates that scraping was needed to release any egg from the pan and some egg residue was left on the pan.