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Old 01-12-2004, 05:31 PM   #1
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Scanpan cookware

has anyone heard of scanpan cookware? is it any good? i just saw a display in a store and they are beautiful stainless steel, heavy, and appear to be made very well.

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Never heard of them. What store did you see them in? I'll have to search them out!!!
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Old 01-12-2004, 07:31 PM   #3
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it was just a small independent kitchen goods store here in town. that is the only place i have seen them, though i have not been on the lookout for them either. i did just do a search and came up with quite a few websites. here is one you can check it out for yourself. http://www.chefscatalog.com/store/ca...92&index=1 the set i saw is the 10 pc stainless steel.
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The sales price is good! They sound great - I'd have to hold one to know if I personally liked it. I have seen the Viking cookware and have fallen in love with it. But even at cost it will they will be expensive - and I don't know the minimum order........yet 8)

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Old 01-12-2004, 08:46 PM   #5
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i know what you mean--you can't tell for sure about them unless you see them in person. i can tell you that they were VERY heavy (i wondered if i'd even be able to pick one up full of water, food, etc!) and looked very well made. i have not actually seen the viking cookware in person but i can only imagine! i told my husband when we remodel the kitchen i want a viking range and he just laughed; i guess that's a no! :(
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Maybe he was "giddy" with laughter because he wants a Viking range too!!! :P
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lol! yes-you know you're probably right! i bet for valentines day i'll walk out to the kitchen to find my $9000 viking range wrapped up with a pretty red bow! oh well, there's always the lotto!
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Scanpan? Isn't that the (supposed) Titanium coated stuff?
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a combination of ceramic/titanium is what it states on the above website--is that why it's so darn heavy!?
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Titanium is very light - it must be the ceramic that makes it heavy. I'd love to see a set!
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