Cooking pasta, potatoes or vegetables just become a whole lot safer and easier with Bialetti's innovative and colorful Trends 5 Qt. Pasta Pot featuring a twist and lock lid with built-in strainer. Bialetti's Trends Collection Pasta Pot lets home chefs express themselves with fresh bold colors. The oval design accommodates whole spaghetti and lasagna noodles without breakage. Quick and even heating with the aluminum construction ensures even cooked pasta every time. No need to pull out your old colander, simply lock the lid in place and drain hot water safe and easy. For ease of use, the designs are ergonomically designed for convenient handling..Lid features a pour spout for convenient straining of water from vegetables and pasta. Handles are heat resistant. Non-stick interior for easy clean-up. Bialetti's Trends Collection Pasta Pot is suitable for use on gas, electric, glass and ceramic stoves. Bialetti cookware is safe to use with nylon, silicone or wood utensils. Do not use metal utensils on the nonstick cooking surface and not for use on induction cooktops or in the oven. Bialetti cookware is dishwasher safe. For best results, hand wash with non-abrasive cleansers and liquid dishwashing soap. Bialetti began in Italy, but has become a leading brand around the world for its high-quality products bringing simplicity, functionality and beauty to the kitchen. Bialetti's advanced technology and distinctive styling combine to create cookware that's simple to use and simply beautiful. Bialetti is authentically Italian, where the kitchen is the heart of the home. Purple.