The Best Cookware Deals for August 2021

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The Best Cookware Deals

Chloe Jeong / MyDomaine

As summer draws to a close, it's a great time to look around and see what could use a re-fresh, including your cookware. From non-stick favorites to dutch ovens, you've come to the right spot to help organize and upgrade your kitchen. We've scoured the web to help you find chef-worthy cookware sets. All summer long, so many brands and stores are gracing us with some of their best deals.

Looking for more deals? The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale kicks off this week (though if you're a Nordy Club member, it's already begun). And Crate & Barrel just kicked off its Summer Clearance Sale, with all sorts of great kitchen deals at fantastic prices.

Here is the best cookware to shop on sale right now.

We update these sales weekly, but products go fast! If something is out of stock or no longer discounted, check back next week for a batch of new deals.

All-Clad Essentials Non-Stick 5 Qt. Simmer & Stew Square Pan with Trivet

all-clad Essentials Non-Stick 5 Qt. Simmer & Stew Square Pan with Trivet

Normally $130, Now $83 at Amazon

This 5-qt. capacity pan and trivet duo makes it easy to take your dishes from stovetop to tabletop. The pan is non-stick, PFOA-free, and comes with a lid, which means your hearty soups, pasta sauces, and stews won't stick to the sides or leave you with a major kitchen clean-up. Plus, the trivet makes transferring hot pans, plates, and fresh out of the oven foods a breeze. Trust us, your heat-sensitive tabletops will thank you. The lowest price we've seen for this item is $83 at Amazon.

Mainstays Ceramic Nonstick 12-Piece Cookware Set

Mainstays Ceramic Nonstick 12-Piece Cookware Set

Normally $50, Now $40

Ideal for the retro, French country or new interpretations of Mid-Century kitchens this 12-piece set from Mainstays features aluminum bodies with ceramic non-stick coating and sleek, ergonomic soft-touch handles. The collection features two skillets, a 5.59-inch mini omelet pan, two sauce pots with lids, a 5-qt Dutch oven / soup pot and three slotted cooking utensils, all in Teal or Red Ombre.

Lodge Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet

Lodge L8SK3 Cast Iron Skillet, Pre-Seasoned, 10.25-inch

Normally $27, Now $18 at Home Depot

This cast-iron skillet is your secret weapon to perfectly seared steaks, juicy roasted chicken, and even delicious pan pizzas (it also works great on the grill, though remember the handle will be hot). This kitchen essential from Lodge is pre-seasoned and ready to use as soon as you place it on your stove for easy prepping. Features include an easy to grip handle, added spout, and powerful heat distribution, so you can achieve that *chef's kiss* level food every time you use it. It's important to note that cleaning your cast-iron can sometimes be a daunting task, so make sure you read up on the correct method before attempting. The lowest price we've seen for this is $18.

Cuisinart 11 Piece Aluminum Nonstick Cookware Set

Cuisinart 11 Piece Aluminum Non Stick Cookware Set

Normally $300, Now $110 at Wayfair

Score all of the kitchen essentials you'll need with this Cuisinart 11-Piece Cookware Set. Constructed of high-quality aluminum material and tempered glass lids, each piece of cookware in this all-in-one set is oven safe up to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. It's also nonstick, so you'll be able to cook your heart out and clean it up quickly. Featuring three different sized saucepans, a saute pan, two skillets, a pasta insert, and matching lids, your kitchen is now complete.

The lowest price we've seen for this item is $70.

MEATER Plus Wireless Meat Thermometer

MEATER Plus Meat Thermometer

Normally $156, Now $119 for the bundle at Meater

It’s grilling season, and it’s time to upgrade to this sleek, rechargeable wireless meat thermometer. Check the progress from up to 165 feet away on your phone via Bluetooth, or long distance by connecting to Alexa or Wi-Fi (perfect for checking on that brisket in the smoker).

For a limited time to celebrate summer, you can score this Summer Grilling Combo of the Meater Plus signature Bluetooth remote meat thermometer, BBQ mitts for safe handling of hot foods and grills and the Meater Bar Blade to crack open a beer or soda while serving up your works of art.

Henckels Statement 20-piece Self-Sharpening Knife Block Set

Henckels Statement 20-piece Self-Sharpening Knife Block Set

Normally $500, Now $200

If it’s time to replace a few mismatched and hard-to-sharpen kitchen knives, this is a great opportunity to get everything you need in one stylish knife block. Self-sharpening storage slots contain ceramic honing wheels that sharpen each time you remove or insert a utensil. The knives—which include carving, chef, paring, bread, boning, santoku, steak knives, kitchen shears, and more—feature seamless blade-to-handle transitions and triple-rivet handles.

Cuisinart Elite Collection 4-Cup Die-Cast Mini Chopper/Grinder

Cuisinart "Elite Collection™" 4-Cup Die-Cast Mini Chopper/Grinder by Cuisinart®

Normally $110, Now $60 at Amazon

A chopper and grinder in one, this small but mighty kitchen tool will become your best friend. Featuring a four-cup work bowl, touchpad controls, and secure lid, each piece is dishwasher safe, so you won't have to be bogged down by the cleanup. Perfect for anything from pie crusts to tahini, you'll be able to chop, grind, and puree with ease.

Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Skinny Grill

le creuset skinny grill

Normally $155, Now $100 at Williams Sonoma

No grill? No problem. Use this skinny pan to get those grill marks without having to stand in the rain outside. The ridges on the pan will create char lines, drain fat, and work with everything from veggies to shrimp to fish to chicken.

Tools of The Trade Nonstick 13-Pc. Cookware Set

Tools of the Trade Nonstick 13-Pc. Cookware Set, Created for Macy's

Normally $120, Now $65 at Amazon

This all-in-one set features all the kitchen essentials you'll need, and then some. You'll find saucepans, stockpots, and fry pans galore, as well as a plethora of handy kitchen utensils like a large spoon, slotted turner, flower steamer, and pasta server. You'll be able to cook your favorite breakfasts, drain your spaghetti, and steam your veggies with this set. Did we mention it's all non-stick and dishwasher safe?

The lowest price we've seen for this item is $30.

All-Clad Copper Core 14-Inch Open Stir Fry Pan

All-Clad Copper Core Flat Bottom Wok

Normally $360, Now $300

Thanks to this fry pan's sloped sides, you won't have to worry about food going flying across the kitchen. Perfect for cooking up stir-frys or throwing together fast weeknight dinners, this copper pan's stainless steel design distributes heat evenly and quickly–for the perfect sear every time. It's also oven and broiler safe for up to 600 degrees, so you won't have to fret when sticking it in the oven.

Le Crueset Rectangular Baker With Platter Lid


Normally $110, Now $85 at Sur la Table

Who doesn't love two-for-one special when it comes to cookware? This adorable piece from Le Creuset features a sizeable 14 x 9 x 2.5-inch rectangular pan, and an attached lid that doubles as a platter. You'll be able to cook up grandma's lasagna and serve up appetizers without reaching for another platter. Trust us, this will be your secret to slaying dinner parties. Not to mention, it has that Le Creuset seal of excellence, which means it can withstand high temps and is easy to clean.

Nordic Ware 2-Piece Half Sheet Set

Nordic Ware 2-piece sheet set

Normally $42, Now $28 at Amazon

From roasting veggies to perfection, to baking an entire sheet pan meal, the list of recipes to be made with these high-quality sheet pans is endless. The commercial-level aluminum material means these sheet pans will continue to keep their shape and color after several uses, and they're oven safe for up to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. They're also super easy to clean, so you won't spend hours scraping burnt bits off the pan.

Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron 5 1/2-Quart Round Dutch Oven

Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast-Iron 5-1/2-Quart Round French (Dutch) Oven, Marseille

Normally $460, Now $309 for the Cherry option at Amazon

If you've ever dreamed of owning a signature Le Creuset dutch oven, now is your chance. This cult-classic dutch oven is beloved by many and for good reason. Not only does it come in an array of sizes and gorgeous hues, but it'll cook practically anything to perfection and it's oven safe for up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit. Its enamel interior won't dull over time, meaning you will have this piece for years to come. Trust us, you'll be channeling your inner Julia Child in no time.

The lowest price we've seen for this item is $275 for the Cherry option at Amazon (prices for other colors vary).

Zwilling J.A. Henckels Clad Xtreme Ceramic Fry Pans, Set of 2

Zwilling JA Henckels Clad Xtreme Fry Pans

Normally $165, Now $100

Two pans—8-inch and 10-inch—cover most of your daily stovetop needs. Aluminum core and mirror-polished stainless steel ensure even heating, while the sturdy ceramic non-stick coating makes cooking and clean-up nearly effortless, whether it’s eggs, chili or steak. As a bonus, you’ll receive a mail-in rebate for a free set of 4 Zwilling Kitchen Dish Towels. Crate & Barrel Exclusive.

What Our Testers Say

To say this pan was a revelation may be an understatement. It’s very nearly the only pan I use on a regular basis, and clean-up couldn’t be easier.” — Robert Haynes-Peterson, My Domaine Writer

Staub 5.5-Qt Enameled Cast Iron Round Dutch Oven


Normally $486, Now $340 at Sur La Table

Perfect for stews, soups, and braising galore, this little 5.5-quart wonder is a great addition to your cookware collection. Made of enameled cast-iron, this dutch oven distributes heat evenly and doesn't require seasoning beforehand. It's also oven safe for up to 500 degrees Fahrenheit and sports a durable, matte-enamel finish that won't lose its beauty over time. Did we mention it comes in a bunch of adorable colors?

Smeg Retro 4 Slot Toaster

Smeg Retro 4 Slot Toaster

Normally $310, Now $270 at Neiman Marcus

Add a pop of retro-chic to your kitchen with the Smeg Retro 4-Slot Toaster. This 50s-era stainless steel toaster combines two of our favorite things: practicality and style. The two independent knobs control your desired toast level, and you can toast up to four slices of your favorite loaf at a time. Choose from seven dreamy hues and add this statement appliance to your counter ASAP.

Normally $28, Now $26 from Bed Bath & Beyond

Another Le Creuset find, this mini round 8-ounce ramekin is too cute to pass up. And thanks to the brand's Factory to Table Sale, you will find this also on a steep discount. From molten chocolate cakes to clafoutis, there's no shortage of desserts you can try in these miniatures.

Chef Buddy Sink Cutting Board by Chef Buddy

Chef Buddy Sink Cutting Board by Chef Buddy

Normally $65, Now $29 on Wayfair

An adjustable cutting board (up to 24.5 inches) which props up over your sink, both freeing up precious counter space, and making easy discard of juices and waste into a drain stopper or garbage disposal. An inboard basket is useful for scooping chopped vegetables into one place. The lowest price we've seen for this item is $27.

Cook Pro 5 Quart Colander

Cook Pro Stainless Steel 5-Qt Colander

Normally $28, Now $14

Rinse summer berries, or ready beans for your signature salad or chili in this full-sized classic colander. Oversize handle aid in carrying and emptying contents. A magnet on the back provides creative storage options.

The lowest price we've seen for this item is $14.

Le Creuset Enameled Cast Iron Heart-Shaped Dutch Oven

Normally $200, Now $140 at Amazon

This Heart Cookware is not just for Valentine's Day. Use it year-round to spread some love through your cooking. It's easy to clean, and the tight-fitting lid means you can steam any veg.

Why Trust MyDomaine?

Robert Haynes-Peterson has been covering the food and drink scene in magazines and websites for over a decade. From reporting on luxury outdoor kitchens in Accent Magazine, to backpack grilling options in AskMen, to the best home bars for, he is always seeking out great new kitchen gadgets, which he now gets to share here with weekly updates. His most cherished work-related picture is standing, arm-in-arm, with Anthony Bourdain.

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