The Top Rated Pressure Cookers

Kuhn Rikon 3916 Duromatic Top Pressure Cooker

Pressure cookers are efficient cooking devices -- they are up to 70% more efficient than conventional pots. The lids of pressure cookers are built to completely seal the pot so that the contents can boil easily inside the pot. Food cooks faster because the liquid inside rises to a higher temperature before boiling. Cooking times can be reduced by a factor of three or four. Choose a stainless steel pressure cooker instead of aluminum one because the stainless steel does not interact with the … [Read more...]

Buy It For Life: All American 920 Pressure Cooker / Canner

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In our “Buy It For Life” posts we feature products that are built to last a lifetime. We also give preference to products that are very durable, are warrantied for life, and are made in the U.S. The 920 Pressure Cooker has been made in Wisconsin since 1930 by the Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry. This cooker is renowned for its ability to endure a lifetime of use. They are built with heavy-duty cast aluminum and feature no gaskets, which tend to fail eventually. Instead, the cooker has a precision … [Read more...]

Cheatsheet: The Top Rated Kitchen Products Of 2011

Kitchen Aid Mixer

Below is a compilation of the top rated kitchen products of 2011, based on the most credible reviews available. To compile this list we consulted the following review sites: Consumer Reports, Cooking.com, Real Simple, Money Magazine, Sweet Maria's and Coffee Geek. Small Appliances The Best Countertop Blender: The KitchenAid KSB560 The Best Hand Blender: Cuisinart Smart Stick Hand Blender The Best Toaster: KitchenAid KTT340 The Best Toaster Oven: Breville Smart Oven The Best Bread … [Read more...]