The CIA Masters Collection Perforated Spoon is a versatile tool that can be used for straining vegetables to lifting and draining braised, poached and seared foods. Crafted from a single piece of heavy-gauge 18/10 stainless steel, the polished bowl and efficient hole pattern are designed for quick draining of liquids and fats. The handle is ergonomically designed with a shallow channel and provides a secure grip. The Culinary Institute of America Masters Collection of cookware, cutlery, bakeware, and culinary tools was designed with hands-on involvement and testing by the school's faculty of Certified Master Chefs. Product sales benefit The Culinary Institute of America Scholarship Fund. Dishwasher safe. Lifetime warranty.