OXO Stainless Steel Colander : For speedy and thorough straining of angel hair pasta, orzo, rice, vegetables, fruit and more, the OXO Stainless-Steel Colander is your go-to tool for everyday meals and special entertaining. A firm comfortable grip with the soft, nonslip elevated handles lets you lift the OXO colander into the sink or over a pot for draining away cooking water and juices. Five protected base feet keep the stainless-steel colander steady in the sink or on the countertop. Nests in mixing bowls for easy straining and storage. Dishwasher-safe. OXO is the leading kitchen tool supplier to the world's gourmet kitchens. Originally engineered to assist the inventor's wife with her arthritic hands, the Good Grips line in OXO kitchen tools is recognized by several national and international organizations for superior design, ultimate comfort and ease of use. Product Features Perforated stainless-steel holes quickly and thoroughly drain pasta and vegetables Soft, nonslip elevated handles for a firm, comfortable grip Sturdy stainless-steel construction is reliably durable Nests in mixing bowls for easy straining and storage Five protected feet keep colander steady in the sink or on the countertop Dishwasher-safe
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Kitchen Mad Scientist
I tend to cook meals that are:Healthy
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Giada De Laurentis
Perfect for 2 - Stable and drains very well, cleans easy
My Favorite Brandkitchenaid
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Review 2 for OXO Stainless Steel Colander
Just the Right Size Colander
PostedFebruary 6, 2014
My Cooking Level:Intermediate
I received this as a present and was very specific about the size. It had to fit in my 5qt pan that I cook pasta in and still be able to put the lid on top - and it did! The fact that it has many holes is also a plus - it drains fast. I also love that it's stainless steel and has rubber handles. Very easy to use and an excellent product overall. I'm VERY happy with my 3qt colander that is just the right size.