Cookers such as steamers, mini-induction cookers, and the usual rice cookers are convenient appliances that every household should have. Compared to cooking on a stove, these cookers are time-saving, and can be easily controlled with several power and heat setting which helps distributes heat or steam evenly, making your dishes tastier and more flavorful.
Table-top cookers are any appliance not larger than a traditional microwave about 50 cm in width that can sit on top of your kitchen counter and help you cook food. There are many types of table-top cookers such as induction cookers, steam cookers, ovens, and your traditional rice cookers. These appliances are great for apartments, or small living spaces for not more than 3 people. Because of its compact body yet full-size capacity, more and more people are switching to table-top cookers.
Compared to conventional hobs, cookers create heat from electricity which are transferred to heat plates at the bottom of the appliance, others simply produce steam which cooks the food, or a combination of both. Here are different types of cookers that you should have in your kitchen:
Rice cookers are the most popular choice of cookers today because it is convenient, easy-to-use, and helps you cook rice better without burning it. Aside from that, some rice cookers today have built-in steamers that allows you to cook and steam other types of food while cooking rice.
Like the name suggests, steamers are cookers designed to produce steam which cook food. Steam produced from the heat underneath produce the right temperature to cook food such as dimsum, vegetables, corn, and so much more!
If you think kitchen hobs are a little bit too big and take up too much space, then an induction cooker would definitely fit your lifestyle. Think of it as an electric kitchen hob which produces heat using hot plates powered by electricity.
Slow cookers are an amazing appliance to have which let’s you cook amazing meals like chili, braised beef, and so much more! Instead of cooking your food instantly, slow cookers take hours to cook your food with minimum heat, ensuring a tasty and flavorful meal.
Aside from the mentioned cookers, there are also multi-purpose cookers which let’s you cook more than one meal at a time. From steamed fish and vegetables, dimsum, and rice to more complex meals, cookers are always a convenient appliance to have. Check out our selection of cookers from brands such as Cuckoo, Philips, Elba, and so much more!