Circulon produces sturdy food steamer models. Oven safe Circulon 70135 Stainless Steel Universal Steamer with Glass Lid and Circulon Contempo Hard Anodized Nonstick 3-1/2-Quart Covered Asparagus Pot with Steamer Basket.
Both steamers are made for steaming foods, but there are deferences between these steamers which include capacity, material, way of use and construction.
Unlike the circulon universal steamer which is made from stainless steel, the asparagus pot is made from hard anodized aluminum. Materials that are used for production both of these steamers went through 2 different technological proccesses.
Hard anodizing proccess was first deleloped for use in commercial restaurant industry. The chefs and cooks was in need for durable and light pots and pans for cooking large amount of food everyday day.

Best Circulon Food Steamer Models

Circulon 70135 Stainless Steel Universal Food Steamer Insert

Circulon 70135 stainless steel universal food steamer with lid  is not a complete full steamer, it’s just a steamer insert with a lid and requires an additional pot. It  fits 2-quart, 3-quart, 4-quart capacity pots and works almost with any circular … Read Review

Circulon hard anodized steamer asparagus pot

Circulon Contempo hard anodized nonstick 3.5 qt asparagus pot with steamer basket is a full steamer which does not require additional pot unlike the Circulon stainless universal steamer which does. The shape of the steamer is unique and beautiful. It … Read Review