6 Best Soup Strainers | March 2017
We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. These soup strainers are, of course, great for soups, but some have larger openings good for homemade jams, compotes, salsas and sauces that require a heartier consistency, while the chinois-style models work well for gazpacho, split pea soup, savory broths and bouillon, which require a smooth finish. Skip to the best soup strainer on Amazon.
The Update International CCB-08 8-inch extra-fine stainless steel bouillon strainer is priced affordably, yet still works perfectly for making delicious, savory broths. Its mesh extracts even the smallest particles of foodstuffs.
- made with durable 18/8 stainless steel
- generous 8" diamater
- lightweight but sturdy
The New Star 42566 3-Piece stainless steel chinois strainer set comes with a handy wooden pestle perfect for mashing berries for compotes or for extracting all the excess fluids from a squash or other vegetable.
- comes with chrome stand
- great for making salsas
- good reviews from users
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The Matfer 17360 Exoglass Bouillon Strainer is a top-of-the-line chef's tool. It has twin hooks for stability on the rim of any pot, and has an insulated handle that stays cool to the touch even when the strainer is at its hottest.
- cage protects steel mesh
- 100% dishwasher safe
- suitable for commercial use