Hinari increases the customer response by introducing this mini steamer. It gives an edge over many models with its unique identity. It is tailor made to suit the requirements of customers who are space conscious and with the right formula of uncompromisable efficiency yet being conscious over size and power Hinari HTP109 5 Litre Domestic Food Steamer turns out to impress many. Explained are more details about this product in the following review.
This mini steamer is smart by looks that would stay close to the heart. The base has white colour housing with a sleek control knob assisted with an indicator light. The baskets and the lid are made of transparent material making it better for application. The dimension of Hinari HTP109 5 Litre Mini Steamer is 240mm, 190mm and 290mm. The weight is mere 950 grams which is less than a kilogram and can easily slide into the cupboards when not in use. The baskets are round in shape and they are stackable which means better for storage and handling.
- Baskets – They are transparent and the base of the basket is removable which makes it possible to use for food of larger size and larger quantities. The baskets are also dishwasher shape. The round shape means more space for the food to get cooked and also gives a promising even cooking.
- Lid – The lid is also made of transparent material which comes with vent holes and does not have a knob on the top like the usual models. Instead it comes with the handles on both sides which help to open easily.
- Handles – The handles of the basket and the lid are present on both sides which makes it easy to carry for serving or transferring. The handles are also made with the same finish and hence the uniformity is been maintained.
Controls and Capacity:
This mini steamer has the capacity of 5-litres which is good for the domestic use. The programming and the controls of the appliance is present in the front bottom which consists of a rotary knob. This allows setting the programme on based on the timer which can be set to the maximum of 60 minutes. Simple to operate and easy to use is the highlight of this mini steamer which serves for about 6 to 7 members.
Features and Advantages:
The size of this appliance stands to be the prime advantage as its stackable design gives compact storage. This model comes with the rice bowl which is specialised for steaming rice and hence with its help the complete cooking of meal is possible in a single go. The indicator light intimates the functioning of the appliance as it illuminates all through the functioning of the appliance. All the removable parts are dishwasher safe which makes maintenance simple.
Hinari HTP109 2-Tiered Mini Steamer is been equipped with the boil dry protection which in case the automatic sensor senses the moisture level dropping the appliance automatically stops the function and hence it safe guards both the food and the device as well. This brings the auto shut off when there is no water present for boiling.
On the whole, this model seems to be performing with the power of 400 Watts. It is a great go although it does not feature with the digital controls, personal settings or the egg tray.
Hinari HTP109 Food Steamer – Technical Specification Table
|Model Name||HTP109 5 Litre Mini Steamer|
|Steamer style||2 Tier|
|Product dimension (LxWxH) mm||240 x 190 x 290 mm|
|Product weight||0.95 kg|
|Dishwasher proof baskets||Yes|
|Delay start feature||No|
|Auto keep warm||Yes|
|Instant steam production||Yes|
|External water level gauge||Yes|
|Dishwasher safe parts||Yes|
|Removable basket bases||Yes|
|Timer||Up to 60 minutes|
|Boil Dry Safety Cut-out||Yes|
|Removable drip tray||Yes|
|Integrated egg steaming rack||No|
|Automatic switch off||Yes|
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