September 24, 2021
Quick Tip : Use a Colander for Fruit + My Favorites
I’ve been keeping fresh fruit on the counter in a decorative colander for years – I love the utilitarian, yet functional feel that it gives to the kitchen. I also think it keeps fruit fresher longer with added airflow from the holes in the colander.
My aqua colander cracked a few weeks ago and I set out on a new search. I found a large white ceramic colander and thought you might like to see it and a couple other favorites I found in my search.
I ended up going with this colander from Crate & Barrel – I love the simple lines and look of it as well as the slightly off-white color. It looks great in the kitchen.
I rounded up a couple more colanders that create a similar look in case you’re in the market for a new colander too.
- Mila Matte White Colander from Crate & Barrel
- White Coated Steel set of 2 from Amazon
- Ceramic Colander from Williams-Sonoma
Do you have a fruit bowl? Have you tried using a colander?
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Linda Bleese Says
I have a beautiful vintage colander. It’s coated metal and at the top it has red cherries and red dots within two red lines. I feel happy every time I look at it. Putting fruit in it and displaying it on my kitchen table will be gorgeous. Thanks for the genius tip, Becky.
Clean Mama SaysPost author
Love that Linda! Great idea!