The days when we had to spend hours preparing our meals are over! From now on, automatic cooking appliances such as the steam cooker or the multicooker allow us to save time in the kitchen. But what to choose when on the market these appliances vary in size and cooking option? Do not panic, in order to facilitate your choice and your purchase, we have compiled the Top 10 cookers and steamers of 2022 below.
The best rice cookers on the market
Big family ? Look no further than the Russell Hobbs Rice Cooker [email protected] 19750-56. With a removable 1.8 liter capacity bowl, this cooker has enough space to cook up to 10 cups of rice. And for busy families who can’t all eat together, it has a keep-warm function to keep rice warm. Very versatile, it comes with a spatula and a measuring cup, as well as an additional tray for steaming fish or vegetables.
Russell Hobbs Rice Cooker [email protected] 19750-56
The Tefal RK103811 CLASSIC 2 rice cooker is the best you can buy for hosting large gatherings or for a large family. With a capacity of 5 litres, it can cook up to 1.5 kg of rice! For the accompaniment, no need to use other utensils, this cooker is accompanied by a steamer basket. Thus, fish, chicken or vegetables can cook at the same time as the rice. But that’s not all ! At the end of cooking, the Classic 2 rice cooker automatically keeps the food warm. And to make your job even easier, its lid, spatula, measuring cup and steamer basket are dishwasher safe.
Classic 2 Rice cooker, 1.5 kg rice, Simultaneous cooking, Steaming, Keeping warm, Non-stick bowl
The Techwood tcr-1811 rice cooker can easily serve a family of four in a 1.8 liter container. It shuts off automatically and keeps your rice warm long after it’s cooked. Easy to use thanks to a single button (for cooking and keeping warm), and easy to maintain thanks to its removable aluminum bowl, glass lid and stainless steel and plastic exterior, it can also be part of your decorative elements. Sleek copper, the Techwood tcr-1811 effortlessly spruces up your countertop and blends effortlessly into any decor!
Rice cooker 700w 1.8 l Copper
Steam cookers to enjoy good healthy meals
Equipped with two stainless steel steamer baskets, the Seb VC145100 Steamer is one of the most durable options you can buy in 2022. It features a powerful heating element that can bring water to a boil in just a few minutes and a 60-minute adjustable timer that lets you adjust the cooking system to suit your needs. For added convenience, it has a built-in alert system that lets you know when your food is ready and an auto shut-off feature. This appliance also has an external water fill spout, which allows you to top up the water level without interfering with the cooking process. Needless to mention, it doesn’t take up much space on your countertop.
Seb VC145100 Steamer White/Stainless Steel
The TEFAL RK102811 Classic 2 Rice Cooker 1L is fully functional and yet easy to use. It has only one button that allows two settings: cooking and keeping warm. What’s great is that it automatically switches to the hot setting when the rice is cooked and it can cook up to 6 cups of rice (Thai, Basmati, Brown,…). Plus, it’s easy to store thanks to its compact size and effortlessly modernizes your kitchen with its beautiful metallic black base. As a bonus, it comes with a steamer basket so you can steam your vegetables, fish or poultry at the same time as your rice.
Rice Cooker 1L – Non-stick bowl Automatic shut-off Keep warm Steam basket – Metallic Black
With a power of 800 watts, Aigostar Fitfoodie Steel 30INA produces steam in just 30 seconds! Suffice to say that the performance is there. Additionally, it comes with an auto shut-off feature, which turns off the steamer after the food is cooked. It has three BPA-free levels, which means you can cook food safely and simultaneously without having to juggle numerous pots and pans. It also has two water inlets, one on each side, which makes filling up on the go a lot easier. In addition to the three baskets, it comes with a rice bowl.
Electric steamer 0% BPA, 800W. Timer, 3 independent levels. Exclusive design.
Multicookers to easily concoct good meals
The NINJA Foodi SmartLid 11 in 1, which combines several functions in one elegant housing, is a truly versatile kitchen item. With 11 different cooking functions and three different modes including slow cook, air fry and steam, there’s not much this multicooker can’t do. It even has a “combi-steam” function, which combines steam and convection for juicy, quick and crispy results! Sporting a modern design, it’s both easy to store and worthy of a permanent place on your worktop.
Ninja Foodi OL550EU SmartLid 11-in-1 Multicooker
Other useful everyday cookers
It is always useful to have a couscoussier in your kitchen and the Couscoussier Vapeur Inox diam 26 cm from Essentielb is a wise choice! With its diameter of 26 cm, it can cook large quantities of food, for more than 5 people. And with stainless steel as the material, the risk of hot spots is eliminated, as stainless steel is an excellent conductor of heat. Separated in two, this couscoussier allows you to cook two different preparations at the same time. Easy to clean, it is compatible with different heat sources: Gas, Electric, Induction, etc.
Stainless steel steamer couscous maker diam 26 cm + glass lid
If you love having eggs for breakfast, the fast and efficient TriStar EK-3076 Egg Cooker is for you. With this device, you will have no trouble achieving perfect egg cooking with ease. You just need to place up to seven eggs in it and choose an appropriate function. You can make soft-boiled or hard-boiled eggs, but also soft-boiled eggs. This cooker automatically shuts off as soon as the eggs are cooked and keeps them warm until you’re ready to eat them. It is no longer necessary to prepare a separate breakfast for night owls!
Egg cooker EK-3076