This induction 12-Quart induction stockpot is an essential tool for the well equipped kitchen. Perfect for canning, steaming, stewing, and boiling. Use it for pasta, seafood, vegetables, anything that is on the menu. This 12 quart pot is made of durable 18/8 stainless steel and has a thick encapsulated base with aluminum core for quick, even heat distribution. The magnetic stainless steel base makes this pot safe to use on induction cook tops. The large loop handles are riveted for strength and safety. The tempered glass lid with steam vent is oven proof to 450 degrees Fahrenheit. Pot with lid is 11-1/2-inches tall and 13-1/2-inches in diameter. Dishwasher safe. When all the right people, and ingredients, kitchen tools, and food come together, we call this the art of gathering.