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.