ExcelSteel Hanging Double Boiler, 2.5-Quart

Last updated: December 20, 2022


The ExcelSteel Stainless Steel 3-Piece Boiler, 2.5-Quart is made using highly-polished stainless steel for a more classic look. It comes with a see-through tempered glass lid to make it easy to watch food that needs to be covered while cooking. The top pan holds at least a quart of liquid, which should cover the most common recipes.

We looked at the top Double Boilers and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Double Boiler you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: The stay-cool handles on the ExcelSteel Stainless Steel 3-Piece Boiler, 2.5-Quart means you won't even need a potholder to use it.

In our analysis of 22 expert reviews, the ExcelSteel Hanging Double Boiler, 2.5-Quart placed 14th when we looked at the top 16 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Made of highly polished stainless steel, this 2.5 Qtr. piece is the ideal kitchen tool for melting your favorite chocolate or cheese. Features stay cool handles with hanging loops and a see-through tempered glass lid allows you to monitor your cooking. The pans are also dishwasher safe and induction stovetop ready.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

The boiler is also safe in a dishwasher. It's constructions makes it light-weight and, therefore, easy to handle.
Eas to use and cleans up well. Size is ideal to cook for 1 or 2 people, or a small group.

What reviewers didn't like

Some buyers consider the construction material too thin.
Lightweight to the point of being flimsy. Food sticks. Handles heat up and the unit becomes hard to handle. Unit stains easily.
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