Tefal VS400315 Vitacuisine Compact Food Steamer is aesthetically and ergonomically designed to suit every need and deed. With an eye in the ecological standards Tefal create products that are eco friendly and wise. Tefal has designed various cooking appliances with the busy lifestyle in mind. They are creating technological marvel products exclusive to enjoy life in peace and comfort. This product is one such that lets you enjoy a 3 course meal in 1 go and no doubt all by retaining the maximum vitamins in food.
By the fact that the Food Steamers are one great option to obtain healthy food as they retain maximum nutrients in the food that is been cooked. In a way Tefal Vitacuisine VS400315 3-Tiered Compact Food Steamer is quiet distinguished as it gives an extra to maximise the nutrient retention and makes it better off than most other predecessor models. The following is the review of this product that establishes a better understanding about its functionality.
Solid is this model with the oval shaped structure that comes with the base with the controls. It has steel finish with the black base. The baskets are transparent and no doubt makes it easy to follow the steaming process. Interesting to note a special feature, it has separate trays for each of the compartment. This special tray is made of high grade plastic material which comes in black colour. The oval shape gives a sleek look and can be aliened even in a crowded kitchen. Its design is an easy blend with the other appliances.
Few unique features make up the model go hand in hand with the market’s best selling product.
- Flexibility – Rightly called as an ultra compact device that makes storage easy. The compartments gets stacked one on to the other neatly and makes it appear as compact as just a dish. This easy storage option is the prime attraction to many.
- Resourceful – Cooking with this appliance go great in retaining the nutrients and added to it performs the steaming function without any mix of flavours. The food cooked in each of the appliance is been handled without influencing the flavour, aroma or the taste from one to the other.
- Maneuverability – Handling such appliance with the digital display may be the simplest form as its user friendliness starts with the LCD screen which displays the selection, progress and the remaining time. The timer can be set to the maximum of 60 minutes in a single go. The clear description on the panel makes it easy for even the layman to operate confidently without the need of wild guessing.
Functioning of this model:
There are available few outstanding functions that make the user to handle the appliance in a better manner. Cooking food for the family is also made to have an edge over the other forms of cooking. At the outset, the delayed start function is what more people desire. It is easy for the user to load the appliance and programme that starts at a delayed time. This comes as a solution during the busy hours. Right on time of requirement the programme completes to provide the user with the aromatic and tasty food to relish. Further to these is available the auto shut off function that senses the tenderness of the food and stops automatically. This automatic system is also available when it detects the appliance is been functioning by lack of water. In a way it is a safety measure taken to safe guard both the food quality and the appliance from damages. On completion of the programme the function mode automatically switches to the keep warm function. This retains the freshness of the food for few minutes or until to lid is been opened.
It can be concluded saying Tefal VS400315 Digital Food Steamer is an ultimate one in terms of quality, reliability, functionality and user friendliness. This is a new addition for the year and takes the benefit of style and design goes very modish.
Tefal VS400315 10.3 Litre Capacity Food Steamer – Technical Specification Table
|Model Name||Vitacuisine Compact Food Steamer|
|Steamer style / shape||3 Tier compartment / oval|
|Number of baskets||3|
|Dishwasher proof baskets||Yes|
|Delay start feature||Yes|
|Auto keep warm||Yes|
|Instant steam production||Yes|
|External water level gauge||Yes|
|External water fill inlet||Yes|
|Removable basket bases||Yes|
|Boil Dry Safety Cut-out||Yes|
|Removable drip tray||Yes|
|Special features||Easy storage
Trays for each layer
No mix of flavours
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Friday, September 17th, 2010