people's choice

The Best Saucepans on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

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Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

While we’ve written about slow cookerscookware sets, stockpotsfrying pans and skillets, and Dutch ovens, and even asked chefs about their favorite pots and pans, here we’re rounding up the best saucepans you can find on Amazon.

Best-rated saucepan

Farberware Classic Stainless Steel 2-Quart Covered Saucepan
$25

These pans are as popular as they are beloved. “THEY STILL MAKE THEM SO THAT’S HOW GOOD THEY ARE” shouts one reviewer. “GOODEST” shrieks another. It seems a lot of people are only replacing this pot because, after about half a century of determination, they’ve finally managed to kill it. “Forty-five years and never had one let me down,” says one reviewer, “except for the time I went off and left an egg boiling in one and came home [ed note: came home?] to find the bottom separated from the rest of the pan.” She’s “hoping the new one will