Buy the Crown Steam - DC-12 - 12 Gallon Direct Steam Kettle and you’ll love the versatility and consistency you get with cooking by steam. Great for high-volume kitchens, cook pasta, soups, stocks and even seafood in this large 12 gallon steam kettle. The DC-12 is a countertop-style model made from durable stainless steel. Also, it has a tilting mechanism, allowing users to easily pour the contents without lifting or straining. There is a steam control valve on the right leg of the Crown Steam 12 Gallon Direct Steam Kettle (DC-12) for easy access. Also, the associated knob stays cool to the touch.