Polder Steamer/Strainer Colander : This multi-use 18/8 stainless-steel basket with easy-grip handle is the ideal steamer/strainer for asparagus, corn-on-the-cob, clams, mussels or large quantities of food. The Polder steamer/strainer colander fits inside a stockpot to steam with just a small amount of water in the stockpot or use as a colander to rinse fruits or vegetables in the sink. Ideal as a 2-in-1 pasta basket/strainer to lift and drain liquids back into the pot. The soft-grip silicone handle stays cool to the touch. Also ideal for blanching. Stainless-steel. Dishwasher-safe. Product Features This deep stainless-steel basket turns a stockpot into a steamer for tall vegetables or seafood The mesh design drains liquids back into the pot Deep size to rinse large quantities of vegetables or fruits in the sink. Ideal as a 2-in-1 pasta basket/strainer to easily lift and drain cooked pasta from boiling water Ideal to blanche vegetables for canning or freezing Soft-grip silicone handle stays cool to the touch.
I used the collander to steam vegetables. It is a big collander so can do vegetables such as asparagus. that is the type of vegetable my family cares about. Did a good job with this. It is what I expected.