Recent Examples on the Web The set is oven-safe up to 500ºF. The shape of the pans and saucepan is unique with more rounded edges than competitors. —Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, 28 Apr. 2023 Step 1 involves putting four cups of water in a large, heavy saucepan over high heat. —Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 7 Apr. 2023 In a medium saucepan over medium heat, melt 3 tablespoons of the butter. —Sally Pasley Vargas, BostonGlobe.com, 31 Jan. 2023 In a saucepan over medium-heat, heat the ginger and water until almost boiling. —Karla Alindahao, Forbes, 23 Jan. 2023 In a medium saucepan over medium heat, add a drizzle of sesame oil, 3 scallions, thinly sliced, and 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped. —June Kim, Bon Appétit, 8 Jan. 2023 Whiskey sauce: In small saucepan, combine 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter and 1 cup sugar, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and the juice of 1/4 lemon. —Dallas News, 20 Nov. 2022 In a medium saucepan, heat 2 tablespoons of the olive oil over medium-high heat. —Morgan Hines, USA TODAY, 17 Nov. 2022 In a wide saucepan over medium heat, heat 2 tablespoons of the oil with the garlic. —Sally Pasley Vargas, BostonGlobe.com, 16 May 2023 See More
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