The omelette is one of the most popular breakfast dishes all around the world, and almost every culture has their own version of the dish. Omelettes can be enjoyed with cheeses, veggies, meats, and even fruits. Because of their versatility, any palate can find something to love with an omelette.
However, making an omelette is not always cozy or delicious. Omelettes have a tendency to stick to the pan, tear apart, and turn into a mess rather quickly if you don’t have the proper pan to cook them in. Using the proper pan is essential to making the perfect golden-brown, fluffy omelette that everyone loves. It’s important to note, though, that not every non-stick omelette pan is created equal.
Choosing the right omelette pan for you can require a bit of trial and error. You want to ensure that it is durable, non-stick (or at least stick-resistant), safe to use, and effective at what it was designed to do–that is, cooking properly and thoroughly.
Calphalon Contemporary Non-stick Omelette Pan Set
This twin set of anodized aluminum non-stick omelette pans are perfect for everyday kitchen use, no matter what your needs. This set comes in a wide range of set sizes, with the 10”-12” size set being the best for omelette making by far. The non-stick surface works exceptionally well, and ensures that you can cook with less fats or oils when making your omelette–this means healthier breakfast for everyone!
These pans are safe for use within the oven as well, being able to withstand up to 450°f and utilizes a ‘cool-grip’ handle that ensures gripping the pan is always safe and burn free. Cephalon pans use a multi-layered non-stick coating to ensure that flaking or scraping do not damage the integrity of the surface as well. These non-stick pans will last you for years to come, and ensure that you get a perfect omelette every time.
TECHEF Frittata & Omelette Pan (Non-Stick)
The TECHEF Frittata is a PFOA free pan that is the perfect solution to any flipping difficulties you may have when flipping your omelettes. The two-sided pan offers a unique constriction that makes flipping and folding your omelette a breeze every time. Simply add your egg, filling, close, and flip! A perfect golden brown omelette, folded to perfection every time.
On top of a unique design, this pan is oven safe and dishwasher safe. That means it is made to last, and withstand heavy abuse for years to come. You can take the time to make a perfect fluffy omelette or frittata every morning, without fail. This pan is a must-have for real omelette lovers, who want to make the entire process that much easier.
Caannasweis Non-stick Pan – 8 inch
The Caannasweis Non-stick Pan utilizes a unique stone coating that simulates the look and feel of an antique stone pan, with a modern non-stick technology that is free of any harmful substances. With the elegant stone aesthetic, paired alongside a gorgeous wooden heat transfer resistant handle, this pan truly is beautiful.
The Caannasweis Non-stick Pan also features a multi-layered heat transfer bottom that helps heat the pan evenly throughout no matter what your cooking surface; gas, ceramic, electric or induction. With the Caannasweis Non-stick Pan, you get a beautifully designed pan that looks antique but performs in a more modern way. This pan will fit perfectly in any kitchen decor, and leave you satisfied for years.
Calphalon Signature 10” Omelette Pan
Calphalon is a well known, and widely respected kitchenware manufacturer. This non-stick pan by Calphalon is no exception to their highly regarded reputation. This 10” non-stick pan is nothing fancy, but it does the job it was designed to do excellently. Calphalon has made a pan that transfers heat throughout perfectly evenly, and ensures that nothing sticks to the surface no matter how hot the pan gets.
The safe to use non-stick surface is also extremely scratch resistant. Users will be able to use any type of cooking utensil–wood, metal, plastic, etc,.– without worrying at all about scratching the surface. General cooking use will see the surface of this pan hold up extremely well, and last for years. This 10” pan is also safe for use in the dishwasher and oven. This all-purpose pan might not be the fanciest ever made, but it is trusty and reliable.
Calphalon Triply Stainless Steel 8” Omelette Pan
This small little pan packs quite a punch. The ‘Triply’ by Calphalon is an 8” pan that is made from a three-layered metal technology. By ‘sandwiching’ aluminium between dual stainless steel layers, this pan can ensure a smooth and even heat distribution every time. The pan itself is not non-stick. However, the brushed stainless steel coating is exceptionally stick-resistant. The ‘satin’ finish on the stainless steel provides a natural stick-resistant surface, that will only require a small bit of oil or fat for cooking.
This pan is small, which means that users can more accurately monitor their cooking without burning or undercooking in any way. With a smaller surface area, the pan makes the process of making an omelette far easier and faster. The 8” size is ideal for personal omelettes that can be made in a jiffy!
Calphalon Contemporary Hard Anodized Aluminum Pan
This is another entry to the Calphalon Contemporary signature line. This 8” hard-anodized aluminum pan is non-stick and allows for smaller portions cooking much like the ‘Triply’. The durable aluminum and hard anodization creates a cast iron feel, without having to season the pan like a cast iron pan requires. The wide base for the pan also helps to create a more traditional cast iron feel and allows users to recreate an antique pan cooking experience.
This pan features the proprietary multi-layered non-stick surface that Calphalon is so famous for. That means that you can expect durability and longevity from this pan just like you would from any other Contemporary signature pan by Calphalon. This small 8” pan is perfect for cooking healthy and low-fat meals evenly, quickly, and in controlled portions each and every day. Omelettes are perfectly cooked and easily foldable in this wide-based non-stick Calphalon pan.
Calphalon Classic 8″ Non-stick Omelette Pan – 1934149
The Calphalon Classic 8” Non-stick Pan is a classic everyday cooking pan that is designed with fast and easy cooking in mind. The small 8” frame has a slight curve to the downward outer wall slope that makes flipping foods, and serving them, very simple. Also, it makes cleaning far easier as there are no harsh edges inside the pan for food to get stuck in. This small framed aluminum non-stick pan is oven safe, and perfectly sized for serving dishes in a cute and unique way–you can serve it from the pan itself!
Calphalon also offers a full lifetime warranty on their classic non-stick pan. This means that you can use it every single morning on your omelettes, or other dishes, and never have to worry about wasting your money. This lifetime warranty guarantees that your pan will remain non-stick and safe to use for decades, without ever losing the coating. You are sure to be using this pan in all of your meals; breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Cooks Standard 8” Non-stick Cooking Pan
Here is another anodized aluminum, non-stick cooking pan for you to consider buying. This pan in many ways is very similar to the standard anodized aluminum non-stick pans mentioned above; with a few exceptions. This pan is incredibly lightweight, which makes using the pan itself a really pleasant experience. Gripping and lifting the pan doesn’t cause and stress on the wrist, or hands, as it is used daily.
Another feature that this pan has, that will go overlooked by many, is the handle connection points. The bolts that connect the stainless steel handle to the pan base are covered with the non-stick coating just like the rest of the pan surface. Often many non-stick pans neglect this, which can create small areas on the pan that food will stick to during cooking. Overall this is a simple design, that is executed very well for a non-stick cooking pan.
TIBEK Non-stick Copper Omelette Pan 12.5 Inch (With 3 Layers)
The TIBEK Non-stick Copper Pan is made from an anodized aluminum covered in a multi-layered non-stick coating. The copper colored coating provides a cool and modern aesthetic, but is not made from copper at all. That means you don’t have to worry about any odd copper flavours, smells, etc, The copper color adds a bit of flair to the kitchen, and brings a more modern aesthetic to your cooking.
The handle of the TIBEK Non-stick Copper Omelette Pan is fully removable as well. This pan can easily convert to a baking pan, and can withstand temperatures up to 450°f. This is a versatile pan that allows users to cook on any surface, stovetop or oven, without any hassle. The removable handle also makes clean up easier, and storage more compact. The TIBEK Non-stick Copper Pan is a great choice for those who love their kitchenware to be a bit more ‘high-tech’.
Calphalon Stainless Steel 12” Omelette Pan
The Calphalon Stainless Steel 12” Omelette Pan is a slightly larger and a bit more high-end version of the ‘Triply’ mentioned above. At 12” it allows users to cook larger portions, or multiple items at once. It also features a clever 5-layer metal construction that makes heat distribution second to none. Unlike the three-layered tech of the ‘Triply’, this pan has 3 aluminum cores alone, surrounded by an outer layer of stainless steel on the top and bottom.
The 5-layered construction makes cooking in this pan exceptional. Everything cooked in this pan comes out evenly cooked and well done with very little effort. That means that you won’t have to worry about overcooked areas of your omelette, while others are undercooked. The pan is also safe to use in the oven at extremely high temperatures without risk of damaging the pan or internal layers. Overall, this is a very simple and straightforward pan on the surface, with a lot going on, on the inside.
Buying a great kitchen pan may not feel like an investment, but it really is. It’s frustrating when you have to continually buy new pans for your kitchen every year because they break, wear down, or don’t perform well. That is why buying a high-quality and durable pan is essential to making a great omelette for years to come.
When buying a high-quality omelette pan, it’s important to make sure that the pan heats evenly and distributes heat all over the surface of the omelette. Non-stick is a preference, but is not necessary if you are using a high-quality pan that heats evenly. The even distribution of heat helps to cook the omelette thoroughly, while creating a golden brown exterior.
If you are in the market for a high-quality and durable omelette pan to use for your own omelettes, consider one of the pans above. They all offer great heat distribution, durable construction, and exceptional warranty programs to guarantee that you get a great omelette daily. Now all you have to do is choose one, and start cooking!