Originally Posted by Laurel
Calphalon says that putting SS in the dishwasher is just fine. Ask them about preheating on high heat though, and you'll get a lecture regarding how to sear properly. Ask me how I know.
Yes, and I think All-Clad says it's fine, too, for the tri-ply stainless, too. It's the ones that have the anodized exterior that aren't warranted for cleaning in a dishwasher. It doesn't affect the way they perform, but it makes them look really ugly!