This commercial-quality Kuhn Rikon 5 quart braiser pressure cooker comes with a spacious 11" waffle-textured surface for browning and sautéing. It is just the right size to pressure cook dishes such as curried yams, risotto, or even a small roast. It comes with a waffle texture base for fat-free sautéing and frying. Easy to use with its interior fill lines, automatic locking system, and precision spring-loaded pressure release valve. The solid thermal aluminum sandwich makes for even browning and rapid heat absorption, and user friendly operation. This item comes with a 10-year warranty on all non-replaceable parts, material and workmanship.