Great tips to remove burnt on food from stainless steel pots -combine equal parts cream of tartar and baking soda in the bottom of your pan, add a drop or two of dish soap, and add just enough hot water to make a runny paste
Clean Pot / Pan Bottoms - Sprinkle on some baking soda, then peroxide. Let the soda absorb the peroxide for about 10 min. Spray on white vinegar, let soak for about an hour, and scrub with a non-abrasive scouring pad.
How to clean burned pans and baking sheets Fill pan with 1 cup water. Bring the pan to the boil. Remove from the heat and add 2 T baking soda. Empty the pan and scour, use an extra bit of dry baking soda.