-HIC’s Heat Diffuser creates a flat cooking surface, reduces and distributes heat evenly, eliminates hot spots in pans, and keeps foods from scorching
-Absorbs and diffuses heat evenly for greater energy efficiency
-Eliminates hot pan and pot handles
-Slow simmer sauces and other foods without them scorching or boiling over
-helps balance smaller pots like butter warmers and espresso makers
-Also, use it to turn a pot into a double boiler or safely cook and reheat cheeses or gravies in china or glass serving dishes.