Recent Examples of strainer from the Web
Strain through a large fine-mesh strainer into a large glass measure or bowl, stirring at first and then pressing against pulp to extract as much juice as possible.
Place it in a fine strainer and rinse with cold water until the water runs clear.
Once curds have drained, remove them with a strainer and add to the whey on the stove.
When the boat started back up stream to pass the victim to medical crews on shore, the second victim was released from the boil and floated downstream before getting stuck in a strainer underneath the Monon Bridge.
Uncover the ginger syrup mixture and pour through a fine-mesh strainer set over a heatproof container.
Meanwhile, grate the 1-inch piece of ginger into a small fine-mesh strainer set over a small bowl.
Pour through a wire-mesh strainer, pressing with the back of a spoon; discard pulp and seeds.
Strain through a fine mesh strainer and chill until ready to serve.
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Definition of strainer for English Language Learners
: a kitchen device that has many small holes and that is used to hold back solid pieces while a liquid passes through
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