Product InformationGet perfect results in your buns and baos! Steamer designed for making authentic steamed Buns&Baos. Its innovative perforated base prevents the bread from dampening and allows the air to circulate with no condensation. Compatible with ø 20-23 cm pots.
- Material: 100% Platinum Silicone
- Dimensions: mm ø235 - H58
- Temperature: -60ºC / +220ºC
- Suitable for: Oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge
The "Buns&Baos" steamer is an imprescindible utensil for asian food. It is inspired by the Xiaolongbao a small bamboo steaming baskets from east China. Unlike the traditional Xiaolongbao, lékué's "Buns&Baos" steamer is 100% made of platinum silicone which make it much more resistant and more hygenic.
In China the buns and baos are served as an appetizer or as a main course. They can be soaked in chinkiang vinagre with some ginger slices. It is often serve with a light soup. In Wuxi close to Shanghai, baos are usually sweet.