- easy to use
- easy to understand directions
- dishwasher safe
- comes with bonus steamer for veggies
- its the cooking container, strainer and storage container all in one
- A little bulky---might be hard to find space for storage in your kitchen
- some people don't like cooking things in a microwave in plastic for that long of a period
***TEST IT TUESDAY REVIEW*** - We gave the pasta boat a 4 out 4 star rating. The pasta tasted fine and wasn't gummy. It was nice to have a strainer that you could just snap on and use. It has the bonus steamer tray, so that is good gadget to have around as well.