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Old 02-12-2012, 07:34 AM   #1
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Are old prestige sauce pans dishwasher safe?

I have a set of prestige saucepans from 1985 - stainless with wooden handles and knobs. We normally wash them by hand. I am replacing the wooden handles and knobs. They are currently removed and I wonder whether it is a good idea to put them through a hot dishwasher cycle to give them a good clean. The only reservation is that the pans have a copper bottom. Does anybody know whether that be a problem in the dishwasher.

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Old 02-12-2012, 09:19 AM   #2
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The copper bottoms may discolor in the DW. No other harm should occur. With wood handles they are not DW safe.
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