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  • Aluminum construction
  • Tapered edges
  • No protruding feet or handles
  • Fine holes in traditional hourglass designs

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Height 2 3/4 Inches
Top Diameter 8 1/2 Inches
Capacity 1.5 qt.
Color Silver
Material Aluminum
Shape Round
Style Without Base
Type Chinese Colanders


Whether you're rinsing rice, draining wash water from fruits and vegetables, or even straining soups, this 1.5 qt. Chinese colander is the perfect addition to any kitchen! Featuring a durable aluminum construction with tapered edges for a safe, secure grip, this colander has no protruding feet or handles that can trap food or get stuck in the sink. Its traditional, hourglass-shaped design of perforations allows you to quickly drain liquids and fine particulates from pasta and other dishes, while its lightweight body ensures ease of use in your restaurant kitchen, hotel, or cafe.

Overall Dimensions:
Top Diameter: 8 1/2"
Height: 2 3/4"
Capacity: 1.5 qt.

Customer Reviews

  • Overall User Rating: 1.5 Qt. Aluminum Chinese Colander

    5.0 stars from 6 reviews


    People Talk About:

    great strainer colander vegetables aluminum beans bottom cans easy hot

    Great little colander for smaller amounts of items. I was using this to drain and rinse my cans of beans, however, the aluminum heats up too quickly when using our hot water. Now I use it for fruit expressly. It has there protruding bumps on the outside bottom to keep it from sitting flat in the sink. Mine came in with some dents but they didn't deter from use so no complaints there. Would be better if it had a hook for hanging.

    from Overstuffed Deli Posted on

    Good little colander - something right between a fine mesh strainer and a strainer with larger holes. It's good for washing beans or draining cans.

    Posted on

    This is a good little colander for when you need to rinse or drain small things, like rice, beans, etc. The holes are small enough that food won't fall through.

    I love this colander! It sits well in any sink and holds a good amount of ingredients. But what I really like about it is that there's enough holes on it that you don't have sitting water puddles in the bottom. Now I know why this item was on backorder! I highly recommend it!

    from Small and Simple confections Posted on

    If youre looking for a durable and efficient strainer this is the one. It has a low profile which makes it more versatile. It is great for quickly blanching a lot of vegetables at one time making it easy to remove all the vegetables at the same time.

    Posted on

    This is a great 'metal' strainer. It has a low profile which is very useful. I also prefer the aluminum metal over plastic when pouring hot liquids through. I have also used it to wash japanese rice, and mostly the grains won't slip through.

    Posted on

    This strainer is great for fitting directly into a pot for safe straining!! Great size and easy to clean material!! Perfect for pasta and vegetables!!!

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