Thomas Keller Insignia

Chef-designed and kitchen-proven, Thomas Keller’s Insignia™ sets a new standard for professional culinary performance with a purpose-built cookware collection focused on exceptional culinary results.
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After more than 40 years helming America’s most acclaimed restaurants, Chef Thomas Keller knows his cookware – down to the angle of the handle. From sauté pans to sauciers, Chef Keller designed and curated the Insignia collection in service to the food. The sizes, shapes and every detail are purpose-built to deliver exceptional utility, beautiful durability and responsive performance so that you can leave your signature with each dish.

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Why Thomas Keller InsigniaTM ?

Seamless Handle

Innovative seamless handle eliminates food-trapping crevice with beauty and incomparable craftsmanship. The stay-cool vent reduces heat transfer by 20%.

Superior Heat Conduction

The triple-bonded construction with delivers 35% greater heat conduction than aluminum-clad cookware, thanks to its high-performance pure aluminum ProCore™.

Chef Designed

Chef Thomas Keller was instrumental in the design and innovation of Insignia – developing an exceptionally thoughtful and practical collection. This is the same cookware used in Chef Keller’s kitchens: The French Laundry, Per Se, Bouchon, Ad Hoc, The Surf Club Restaurant and La Calenda.

Universal Lids

Designed to fit all vessels and available in two sizes, Universal lids eliminate clutter and reduce manufacturing waste by eliminating extraneous pieces.

The Hestan branded steam vent releases steam to aid in temperature control, reduce rattling and optimize reductions.

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ProCore Aluminum

Tri-ply stainless steel construction with our exclusive pure aluminum ProCore™ delivers 35% greater heat conductivity than other clad cookware.

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Bespoke Handle

Chef Keller’s handle design rests comfortably in hand, minimizes heat transfer and offers a more practical angle for lifting.

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Induction Capable

Thomas Keller Insignia’s large-diameter bases deliver incredible performance and conduction on any heat source – gas, electric or induction.

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Sealed & Flared Rims

Encapsulated in stainless steel to prevent exposed aluminum, delamination or separation. Flared rims allow for drip-free pouring of sauces and reductions.

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TITUM® Nonstick

The most durable nonstick surface in the world, TITUM® Nonstick, is reinforced with diamonds and titanium. Available on sauté pans.

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Carefully-Curated Sets

Thomas Keller Insignia’s 7-pc, 11-pc and 14-pc sets include everything you need to elevate your culinary experience.

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