|•||Immerse in boiling water, making it ideal for blanching parboiling vegetables|
|•||Collapses flat for easy storage measuring 13 x 9.25 x 1.75-inches|
|•||Perfect for 5 or 6-qt stock pots|
|•||Non-slip handles provide firm grip while shaking|
|•||Silicone Colander is heat-resistant to 600°F and safe for use with nonstick cookware|
The OXO Silicone Collapsible Colander stands up to all straining tasks, then collapses flat for easy storage. The Colander stands securely upright when expanded, making it ideal for draining pasta and rinsing fruits and vegetables. It can also be immersed in boiling water to quickly blanch or parboil vegetables like broccoli, green beans, snap peas, and spinach. The Colander's non-slip handles provide a firm grip while transporting and shaking. When collapsed, the Colander is less than 2-inches in height and fits easily inside the dishwasher and kitchen drawers or cabinets. Simply press the center to expand the Colander. At 3.5-quart capacity and 9 inches in diameter, the Colander fits well inside standard 5 and 6-quart stock pots, and is heat resistant up to 600°F. Dishwasher safe.
13-in. with handles x 9.25 x 5-in. deep