Le Steamer >> Steamer Shop

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The shop is open!

You can now order your Steamer at this time by clicking on "Shop" or the image above.

Colissimo (the French postal system) is shipping to the UK, US and Canada although deliveries will be taking a bit longer than usual. Thanks for your patience!

Site updated on Sunday April 19th

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Secrets of flavor and health

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There are no holes in the bottom of the pot, that's precisely what's so special about this type of ceramic steam cooker: The juices are saved inside! A pure broth containing only the flavors and nutrients extracted by the steam, all of which are lost in a traditional steamer.
See the recipes.

le Steamer is not a new invention.

original chinese steamer

In the town of Jianshui, during the reign of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty, a potter by the name of Yang Li created a ceramic steam-pot with a hollow tube in the middle. This special design made possible the preparation a unique medicinal soup...
More on the history of the Steamer.