The draining basket can also be used to wash and sieve rice easily. It allows you to strain spaghetti, rice, vegetables & fruit and use it for washing or storing (e.g. fruit basket). It won't let food stuck after using due to its smooth surface. It is designed to accelerate draining. It comes with handles for easy use and of highest quality stainless steel. It has tiny holes of the colander prevent Fall-Through, while still providing quick drainage. They allow water to pass easily but at the same time keeping all food in the colander.