Consumer Reports tested fry pans found celebrity endorsements aren't always the best gauge.
Testers fried eggs to see if they stick to non-stick pans. They also tested for durability and how evenly a pan heats.
Rachael Ray's 10-inch skillet did not make the recommended list because of mediocre cooking evenness and unimpressive durability.
Consumer Reports named the Simply Calphalon 10-inch omelet pan a best buy. It's $40 and cleans up easily.