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RSVP Endurance® Crescent Pot Strainer

Selma Brown Morrow

Selma Brown Morrow

Selma Brown Morrow is a freelance recipe developer, writer, and consultant to restaurants, TV celebrity chefs, and numerous publications.

I love this stainless steel pot strainer, but I love it for reasons unrelated to its advertised utility.

It’s perfect for making spaetzle. It makes a platform on which to put dough that you can then press through the holes — which are just the right size for spaetzle — and it can rest on the rim of the pot if your hand gets tired. It makes an excellent spoon rest on the edge of a pot; any drips go back into the pot.

Of course it can also be used as a strainer to drain water from a pot, and, because it has a short lip along the outside curve on both the top and bottom sides, it’s handy for either a right- or left-handed cook.

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