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for straining and draining [1]click to hear

Instruments used to filter dry or liquid foods, or to remove the liquid used to wash, blanch, cook or fry certain foods.
for straining and draining [1] sieve chinois mesh strainer colander

sieve click to hear

Strainer made of woven nylon, metal or silk strands and attached to a wooden frame; it is used to strain dry and liquid ingredients.

chinois click to hear

Finely meshed cone-shaped strainer used to filter broth and sauces, and to reduce food to a purée.

mesh strainer click to hear

Instrument used to sift dry ingredients or filter liquid ones.

colander click to hear

Instrument used to drain food.