This Round Double Mesh Strainer/Sifter is used for sifting, draining, straining, and sieving foods and ingredients before cooking and baking. Made from 18/8 stainless steel with a double mesh and helper handle design for added stability. The Double Mesh Food Strainer will not retain tastes or odors and impart flavors on foods.
Sits securely on pots and pans, mixing bowls and other food preparation containers to keep both hands free for other tasks, like measuring and pouring. Dishwasher safe for easy cleaning. Hangs for convenient storage. Available in a 4 inch and a 7-inch basket size.
Ina Garten, The Barefoot Contessa, uses the 7-inch size to sift dry ingredients and for her Tzatziki recipe. She uses the 4-inch size to strain seeds when squeezing citrus.