Norpro stainless steel mini food steamer 1 qt pot is made of stainless steel polished to a mirror finish. Set includes 3 pieces: stainless steel pot, steamer insert and vented tempered glass lid.
Norpro stainless steel mini food steamer 1 quart pot has 3ply base
Norpro stainless steel mini 1 quart pot has 3 ply encapsulated base. Aluminum disk bonded with stainless steel interior and stainless steel exterior layers. Aluminum is lightweight metal and even heat distributor. Stainless steel is known for its durability. It’s easy to clean. 3 metal layers make the pots base thicker and durable. The pots exterior layer is made of non magnetic stainless steel. It will not work on induction cooktop. It’s not induction compatible.
Norpro stainless steel mini food steamer 1 qt pot functionality
Norpro steamer pot prepares 1-2 servings. Pot capacity is 1 quart/ .9 liters. Comparing to Norpro stainless steel steamer & cooking pot set with 4 quart capacity which allows you to prepare 2-3 servings, at least 2 types of dishes using steamer insert and pot at the same time, this Norpro stainless steel mini food steamer 1 quart pot can be used only as a steamer or cooking pot.
It steams and cooks food for 1 or 2 servings. There isn’t enough space between steamer insert bottom and pot base for cooking dishes while steaming. For steaming vegetables, add 1-2 cup of water and steam for 7-10 minutes.
Norpro stainless steel mini food steamer 1 qt pot measurements
- Cooking pot diameter is 5 1/2 inches.
- Cooking pot height is 3″ (inches).
- Steamer insert height is 3″ (inches). It’s perfect for steaming peas. The holes are small, so the peas will not fall through the holes, but the rice will.
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