KitchenAid - 36" Built-In Gas Cooktop - Stainless steel

If you love to experiment and push culinary limits, you'll appreciate the power and versatility of this 36-inch cooktop. Five individual burners includes a powerful 20,000 BTU Dual Ring Burner that is among the most powerful in the industry. The eye-catching design includes Multi-Finish Knobs and the scratch-resistant CookShield Finish help protect the surface against stains that may occur with high-temperature cooking.


20,000 BTU Professional Dual Ring Burner

20,000 BTU Professional Dual Ring Burner for simmering or boiling

6,000 BTU Even-Heat™ Simmer Burner

A diffuser plate allows more control of the flame at the lowest setting, for more precise simmering and melting.

CookShield Finish

Protects the cooktop from stains that may occur with high temperature cooking. The permanent finish makes it easy to wipe clean without harsh chemicals so it looks clean, bright and beautiful even longer. (Compared to cooktops untreated with KitchenAid® CookShield Finish)

Electronic Ignition

Automatically lights burners so no standing pilot light is needed.

Full-Width Cast-Iron Grates

Enhance the beautiful look of the cooktop and allow easy movement of cookware around the entire cooking surface.

Multi-Finish Knobs

Enhance the look of the cooktop surface with sturdy construction that adds to their premium feel.

LP Conversion Kit

Allows you to convert the cooktop so it can be used with LP gas.

What's Included

  • KitchenAid 36" Built-In Gas Cooktop
  • LP conversion kit
  • Owner's manual


Key Specs

  • Number Of Burners: 5
  • Color Finish: Stainless steel


  • Product Name: 36" Built-In Gas Cooktop
  • Brand: KitchenAid
  • Model Number: KCGS556ESS
  • Color: Stainless steel
  • Color Category: Silver
  • Color Finish: Stainless steel


Cut-Out Dimensions


  • Control Type: Analog
  • Control Location: Top
  • Digital Display: No
  • Modular: No
  • Portable: No

Cooktop Features

  • Cooktop Surface Material: Stainless steel
  • Number of Cooking Zones: 5
  • Number Of Burners: 5
  • Grate Material: Cast iron


  • Griddle Included: No
  • Gas Connector Included: No

Burner Rating

  • Burner 2 Rating: 10000 british thermal units
  • Burner 3 Rating: 6000 british thermal units
  • Burner 4 Rating: 10000 british thermal units
  • Burner 5 Rating: 7000 british thermal units


  • Cooktop Power Source: Gas
  • Ignition Type: Electric
  • Propane (LP) Convertible: Yes
  • Propane Conversion Kit Included: Yes

Certifications Listings & Approvals


  • Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts: 1 Year Limited
  • Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor: 1 Year Limited


  • UPC: 883049330297