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If you’re in the market for a new pressure cooker and you’ve ever owned an Elite cooker, the chances are that you’ve discovered their reliability first hand and are now a loyalist to their brand. If that is the case, and you want to upgrade to a newer cooker, this Elite pressure cookers review will help you select a model that is suitable for you and your entire family.
|Elite Platinum Pressure Cooker||8 Quart||1200 W||4.1||View Price|
|Elite Platinum EPC-1013||10 Quart||_||3.3||View Price|
|Elite Bistro Pressure Cooker||8 Quart||_||4.0||View Price|
Elite Pressure Cooker Reviews
Here are the best electric cookers from Elite Platinum brand.
Pressure cookers don’t get better than the 14-in-1 Elite Platinum. It is equipped with 14 pre-programmed cooking modes that can cook anything from rice, vegetables, meats, soups and many other delicacies.
For instance, if you are planning to have chicken for dinner, simply throw it in, add the ingredients you wish and simply select preprogrammed chicken cooking mode.
Operating this 8 quart Platinum pressure cooker is as easy as can be. When it comes to safety features, this pressure cooker comes fitted with 8 unique safety mechanisms that are designed to protect you from harm.
It comes equipped with a heat-resistant touch lid and handle to hold on to for stirring or adding ingredients to the food.
The 14-in-1 platinum cooker is a class leader when it comes to technology. It features a timer that can be preprogrammed to start cooking at a later time in the day or evening.
This function can be used to precook your food and have it ready immediately you get home after a long day of work. After extensive testing and usage, I can say that this pressure cooker works extremely well.
Fill the pot up to around the 6 or 7-quart mark to give the food ample space to boil in and also to give yourself room to stir. Filling the 8-quart pot to the brim will result in spillages and a messy kitchen.
- 8 inbuilt safety mechanisms
- 14 pre-programmed cooking modes
- Attractive and easy to clean brushed stainless steel body
- Digital touchpad controls
- LED display
- Programmable timer with indicator
- Automatic keep-warm function
- Cool-touch lid and handle
- Comes with Elite Platinum pressure cooker accessories such as cups, serving spoons, spoon holder
- The 8-quart pot is good for cooking food below the 7-quart level. Food will spill from the sides if you fill the 8-quart pot, resulting in a messy kitchen top
As with the 14-in-1, the Platinum EPC features a stainless steel body, comes equipped with a pre-programmable timer and more importantly can cook a variety of foods thanks to its 8 preprogrammed cooking modes.
With these 8 cooking modes, you can go for weeks without repeating a meal even if you are a vegetarian. The EPC pressure cooker allows you to prepare all types of veggies, soups, appetizers, desserts and more.
What’s more, you don’t have to wait there for the meal to get ready, simply set the timer and the cooker will notify you once your meal is ready. When you think it can’t get any better, the food is automatically kept warm in case you forget to serve your meal in time.
The main differences between this pressure cooker and the 14-in-1 platinum are the number pre-programmable cooking modes and the food capacity levels between the 2 cookers.
While you get 6 less pre-programmed cooking modes in the EPC than in the 14-in-1, the EPC elite pressure cooker 10 qt comes with a 10-quart cooking pot, meaning it’s more suitable for a larger family.
- Automatic adjusting pressure valve
- Comes with ample safety mechanisms
- Browning and keep-warm feature
- Features a durable, easy to clean and good looking stainless steel body
- Easy to use 8 pre-programmed cooking modes
- Non-stick inner pot for easy cleaning
- Heat-resistant exterior
- Comes with elite pressure cooker recipes
- Features less preprogrammed cooking modes than other cookers in its class
Also, its large 10-quart pot capacity will ensure you make a decent-sized meal that will be enough for your family while the cooker’s self-sufficiency will allow you to take care of other important house chores while the food is cooking.
The Elite Bistro features a beautiful stainless steel outer body and a removable nonstick interior cooking pot for easy cleanup. The elite pressure cooker 8 qt is an ideal cooking tool for a small family.
Its overall dimensions are relatively small, meaning you can store this cooking appliance in the kitchen cabinets with great ease.
When it comes to technology and ease of operation, the Elite Bistro cooker is one of the easiest pressure cookers to master. For starters, it comes equipped with preprogrammed cooking methods that allow 99 minutes of customized cooking for your meal.
The preprogrammed cooking modes combined with the auto-resumption cooking feature after a temporary power outage means you don’t have to physically be present for the cooker to prepare your meal.
Lastly, all these functions and many others can be controlled easily from the touchpad LED display, which also allows you to monitor the cooking times.
- Durable and good-looking outer steel case
- Easy to clean cooking pot
- Decent sized 8-quart cooking pot
- Comes with a full touchscreen LED display and elite pressure cooker manual
- Features an auto warm function
- Easy to operate with its preprogrammed functions
- Comes equipped with various safety features
- At 15.82lbs, the Bistro cooker weighs a little on the heavy side.
As you can see from the review above, there are many reasons to go for Elite cookers as your choice of pressure cookers. Not only are they cheaper than competing brands, but they also have more preset cooking options, they are visually more appealing than other brands, and most importantly, they come with a bunch of safety features to protect you from injury.