VC100915 – 2-Tier, Compact Design, 550 Watts, 6 litres Food Steamer from Tefal
‘Tefal’ the inventor of the first non-stick cookware has established over the years with many appliances rich in feature. In has established in 120 countries and its rich experiences provides the user with the up-to-date design and technology.
Model: Tefal Aquatimer 2 Tier Black and Chrome Food Steamer
This VC100915 2-tier Food Steamer offers the user with the compact storage system and it is been perfectly suited for the small and medium sized family. The properties of steamers to produce the required tenderness of the food loaded in to it; even more the nutrients are also been maintained to offer one of the best types of cooking. A model that is been reviewed is also been enriched with all the qualities of the good steamer.
Design: Be it any kind of appliance the design and the structure matters much for the user and the kitchen. Tefal Aquatimer 550 Watts Food Steamer is one of the appealing products, which has a stylish black and chrome finish. It consists of rotary functions and with the circular shaped compartments it offers best for the steaming many types of food that includes the vegetables, fish, meat etc.
Capacity: This model consists of 6 litre capacity that is been distributed with the available 2 tier compartments. This permits cooking 2 different types of food in each of the compartment without the transfer of flavour and aroma to each other.
Baskets and the Lid: This model with the two baskets of fixed grids is made of highly transparent and high quality plastic. The base of the top basket is removable and in this process the height of the lower basket is been increased to permit steaming the large sized foodstuffs like the meat or the whole vegetables. Further the lid is also been made transparent and it consists of an embedded handles on both the sides for easy opening and closing. The baskets also feature with the side handles.
Controls: This model offers with the rotary control that has a 60 minutes mechanical timer. The programme can be set with the timer control depending on the type of food and the level of tenderness that is been required.
Automatic switch off: With the feature of having, the appliance automatically switched off once the programme ends means a lot of favour to the user. The trouble of keeping a constant check and this energy saving feature stands to be the pros of this model.
Water gauge: Available in this model is the visible water gauge that allows the user to check on the water level present in the appliance. This avoids the problem of steaming without the water that is not a positive sign for both the appliance and the food. Hence this visible water level is one of the must have feature that is present in this model.
Egg steaming rack: Apart form the 2 baskets Tefal Aquatimer 6-Litre 2 tier Vegetable, Rice Steamer also has an integrated egg steaming rack that offers a safe and perfect steaming of the egg.
Juice collection tray: Like most other models, this steamer offers the stock or the juice collection tray. During the process of steaming the liquid passed out is been collected in a gadget that can be removed to be used for the sauce or the soups. This health extraction in a systematic manner is another positive sign for this product.
Power: The power of this Food Steamer is 550 Watts and it is an energy efficient one when it is been compared with the models of this capacity.
Tefal Aquatimer VC100915 Compact Food Steamer – Technical Specifications, Features
|Model Name||Aquatimer 2 Tier Black and Chrome Food Steamer|
|Steamer style / shape||2 Tier compartment / round|
|Number of baskets||2|
|Dishwasher proof baskets||Yes|
|Delay start feature||No|
|Auto keep warm||Yes|
|Instant steam production||Yes|
|External water level gauge||No|
|External water fill inlet||Yes|
|Removable basket bases||Yes|
|Power consumption||550 Watts|
|Boil Dry Safety Cut-out||No|
|Removable drip tray||Yes|
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