Thought Leaders Series: Can You Feel The Pressure? Benefits of Electric Pressure Cookers

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Pressure cooker

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Boiling and cooking are part of preparing meals. For example, when you want a good pot of beans, it takes rinsing, soaking, and boiling to finish. It takes quite a bit of time and a pressure cooker can be dangerous if not monitored. Luckily, there are electric pressure cookers that help save time and stress. Can you feel the pressure of cooking? Here are some of the benefits of electric pressure cookers.

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1.) Safety

Using a pressure cooker on the stove can become a hazard. It requires tentative attention and precise timing. Whether you have kids, animals, or anything that requires attention, it's near impossible. An electric pressure cooker allows you to get what you need done without worrying. No explosions to avoid or spill-over to clean up. Electric cookers have a timer installed to keep things simple. They also have a sensor that measures temperature as well as pressure. This reduces the chance of accidents and helps your cooking go smoothly.

2.) Efficient

An electrical pressure cooker uses much less energy than a conventional pressure cooker. They are designed to cook to a certain temperature and are then shut off when that temp is reached. Think about your cruise control in your car. It uses less gas if it's set. Electric pressure cookers work the same way. You'll save energy and therefore save money!

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3.) Time

Cooking some beans or some meat takes some time, especially if you want the best result. With electric cookers, you can set what you are cooking and wait half the time knowing that the end result will be just what you are looking for. Get yourself some pork steaks, put them in your electric cooker for 20 minutes with just half a cup of water. They will be steamed and ready to throw on the grill. However, if you want to cook a full rump roast, just set it to an hour. Leave it and it will turn off when it's done.

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4.) Temperature

The downfall of conventiaonl pressure cookers is that you don't have control over the heat that is reaching the meal you are preparing. Luckily, electric pressure cookers give you that option. Depending on what you're wanting to cook, you are able to choose the temperature. Beef, pork, chicken, beans, rice; they all require a different temperature. You are able to set that temperature according to what you put in your cooker. That's a huge saving grace when you are busy with the kids, your work, your life.

5.) Clean

Washing out that big huge pot after everyone has eaten is just as pressing as using that old pressure cooker. Worrying about temperature, if it's going to "go off it's rocker," are they going to like it? These aren't questions with an electric cooker. But what about one of the most important question when cooking: is it easy to clean up? An electric pressure cooker is easy to rinse out and wash. It takes a simple wipe with some dish soap and a quick rinse, and most are dishwasher safe.

Cooking is a huge part of a family and it does mean a lot to everyone. Now you can make it easier on yourself with an electric pressure cooker for the following benefits. It's something you can get for your family that will pay for itself over and over. Browse electrics to find what fits your family best.