I know many of you do not own any kind of steamer. Now there is a big mistake. Best and most healthy way to cook your vegetables is exactly by steaming it. If you simply cook it in water, water will suck out many goodies from that healthy broccoli of yours. Unless you invest in quick vacuum machine and cook your stuff vacuumed. Which will set you back at least $5000.
Steamers are becoming a must have items in both professional and home use. Maybe you should check out that all clad sale you heard will be next weekend. If you already own all clad stock pot, you can buy only all clad steamer insert and it will fit perfectly. Other all clad pots might also be suitable for steamer. I know all clad pasta pot is. There is also an all clad asparagus steamer you might want to check out in you next visit to all clad outlet.
Advantages of All clad Steamer
We all want to make cooking fast and easy task, but sometimes you just have to go that extra mile to get benefits from your efforts. The thing is if you buy all clad steamer set, you will have the chance to cook all kind of stuff, even meat, with that new equipment of yours. All clad steamer pot can be bought at any place that sells all clad sets. Different types exist, so you might want to ask the staff to help you out choosing right one for your needs. Some steamers are big, other small, so the capacity id the first thing you might want to think about. Aesthetics will also matter, but to a lesser degree.
Steamer can be used for varouis tasks:
- melting chocolate
- cooking vegetables
- cooking meat
- keeping cooked stuff warm
You might also want to check out the new All Clad double boiler steamer. This steamer set has a pot, double boiler and smaller pot which fits into large one. One nice advantage is you wont have to worry about burning you food, because you will not burn it with water steam.
As usually your choice might bite you later, so think if you are planing to expand your family and then buy a bigger steamer set rather than a small one. An remember, you will eat more healthy this way, you just need a bit more effort.