Colander

Colander

Perforated half-sphere with a stainless steel or plastic mesh, used for straining products in a liquid.

A strainer can come in stainless steel, plastic, silicone, or even bamboo fiber. Some models have a handle, while others only have grips. There are now collapsible strainers with retractable grips that provide stability on the edge of a sink.

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