If you're a cook who's just starting out, buying a set of cookware is an inexpensive way to stock your kitchen with all the essentials. After you start getting your feet wet, try out a few meals, and break a few dishes, will you need to buy the individually sold pots and pans, but until then these should suit you perfectly well. The sets by Admiral Craft,
Focus Foodservice, and
typically include two sauce pans, a frying pan, a dutch ovens, and covers while the sets by BergHoff International and
Eurodib include a much more comprehensive selection.