The Cuisinart 622-24 Chef s Classic Non-Stick Hard Anodized 10-Inch Open Skillet has sloped sides and a wide flat bottom for frying fish, saut ing onions and garlic, or browning big batches of chicken. The open design of the skillet maximizes the cooking surface and makes it easy to rearrange food as it is cooking. With the non-stick surface, little oil or butter is needed to prevent foods from sticking. The long handle offers perfect balance to provide exceptional control when gently tossing food. With unsurpassed heat distribution, the hard anodized construction heats quickly and spreads heat evenly, eliminating hot spots. Even the most delicate foods can be cooked without sticking and cleanup is quick and easy. <.