HIC’s Essential Collapsible Silicone Colander with footed base for draining, rinsing and washing foods and produce Made from heat-resistant, FDA-approved silicone to 500-degrees Fahrenheit and 18/8 stainless steel handles Stores easily and saves space; stands 5-inches tall when expanded and collapses down to 1-inch Doubles as a vegetable steamer over a pot of boiling water; 3-quart capacity; dishwasher safe
HIC’s Essential Collapsible Silicone Colander with its generous 3-quart capacity is perfect for larger food preparation tasks in the kitchen. Use for draining cooking liquids from pasta, rinsing legumes and rice before cooking or washing fruits and vegetables. The footed base keeps foods safely above any draining liquids. It even doubles nicely as a vegetable steamer over a pot of boiling water. The colander collapses to store away easily, saving valuable space in kitchen gadget drawer or cabinet. It’s made from durable 18/8 stainless steel and heat-resistant (to 500-degrees Fahrenheit), FDA-approved, food-safe, non-stick silicone so it’s easy to clean. Simply wash in warm, soapy water or pop it into the dishwasher. HIC is proud to support Careers through Culinary Arts Program, C-CAP, by donating a portion of the proceeds from the sale of select items. C-CAP manages the largest independent high school culinary scholarship program in the United States. As a curriculum enrichment program, C-CAP links public high school culinary teachers and their students to the foodservice industry. Working with public schools across the country, C-CAP prepares disadvantaged high school students for college and career opportunities in the restaurant and hospitality industries.