Your cooking equipment can make a difference in the ease with which you can prepare foods. Buy the best you can afford. Better pan construction equals more even heat distribution, which translates to reduced cooking time and more even cooking. Better doesn't always have to be the newest and most expensive pan on the market. A well-seasoned cast-iron skillet can go from the stovetop to the oven.
Other considerations, like glass lids for saucepans and skillets, can cut the cooking time because they let you see the food cooking inside the pot. You don't have to remove the lid as much, so less heat escapes.
Used as a more efficient way to make “beer can chicken,” the Chicken Rocket is a 4-pound cast-iron pan insert that holds the seasoning liquid and onto which you mount the chicken during the baking process; it can also be set directly on an outdoor grill.
This company produces the Chicken Roaster, a nonstick “beer can chicken” pan insert that holds the seasoning liquid and onto which you mount the chicken during the baking process; it can also be set directly on an outdoor grill.
This company sells Chicago Metallic custom baking pans and other products.
Probably best known for their innovative food processors, Cuisinart also has a wide selection of countertop appliances and cookware, including toaster ovens, rotisseries, fondue pots, microwave ovens, pressure cookers, food processors, and slow cookers.
Hearth Kitchen Hearth-kit Brick Oven Insert
This company sells high-quality enameled cast iron Dutch ovens, roasters, soup pots, and other pans.
This company sells springform pans and other quality bakeware.
A full-service distributor for a wide variety of helpful cooking appliances, which includes stick blenders, water purifiers, pressure cookers, and pressure frying pans.
This company sells a digital oven thermometer/timer.