If you’re looking for an easy-to-use, multi-function pressure cooker that makes even the most complicated dishes seem easier, than you can’t make a better choice than purchasing the Kuhn Rikon Stainless-Steel Pressure Cooker. This large, three-ply bottom pot is big enough to handle a dinner for six and it’s easy-to-read control panel can be seen even if you don’t have your glasses handy.
This is a seven-in-one multi-function pressure cooker and steamer. Which means that it can handle a variety of tasks in the kitchen, including pressure cooker, rice cooker, slow cooker and warmer. It also steams and has three settings for sauteing and browning. It can replace several other appliances in any kitchen, making it a great choice for cooks who prefer a counter that isn’t cluttered with a half dozen different gadgets. But despite its flexibility, it is considered a full-size pressure cooker, since it has a 6 quart interior.
The Kuhn Rikon Stainless-Steel Pressure Cooker is also extremely safe and durable. The pressure cooker is UL and ULC certified and it includes ten different safety mechanisms. The three-ply stainless steel bottom will hold up easily to years of use and you don’t have to worry about any non-stick coating residue making its way into your food. The pressure cooker itself is wrapped in a heat-resistant paint for increased safety, durability and looks. The unit is very energy efficient and uses up to 70 percent less energy than a traditional slow cooker. The safety lock lid uses sensors that detect if the lid isn’t properly shut and a novel vent design prevents food from blocking the venting system.
There is a large, easy-to-use control panel that allows for fourteen different temperature ranges. It has three automatic warming settings and you can use the panel to set the unit to saute, brown and slow cook. You can delay the start of the cooking for up to 24 hours, making it easy to have food ready for you when you get home. There is also an enclosed instruction manual in English, French, Chinese and Spanish, making it the perfect gift idea for anyone in nearly any country.
With the Kuhn Rikon Stainless-Steel Pressure Cooker, it is easy to steam vegetables and other foods with the enclosed steam rack. The rack has handles that make it easy to place it inside and remove with the chance of burning or ruining the food. The unit is so flexible that it can even be used as a yogurt maker. It’s easy to clean, so it can be used several times during the preparation of a meal without it being an inconvenience.
If you’re only going to buy one new appliance for your kitchen, the one to choose is the Kuhn Rikon Stainless-Steel Pressure Cooker. This serious kitchen multi-tasker can handle a wide variety of foods and dishes, all while freeing you up to do other things. Rather than standing over a hot stove, let the pressure and steam do the work for you. More free time and great tasting food? Talk about a win-win situation.