FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: What is special about this pressure cooker?
A: There’s not only one but three distinctive features that make this pressure cooker special. It is a noiseless pressure cooker that can be operated with single hand as you need not hold the body and jerk the lid out but simply push a button and lift it.
Q: How to open the cooker?
A: You can lock and unlock the lid with just a simple push of the button, a complete hassle-free solution in comparison to a typical twisting and locking lid.
Q: What is the capacity of this cooker?
A: It is a 24cm, 4L stainless steel pressure cooker with maximum 3/4 (3L) liquid filling capacity for pressure cooking.
Q: How do I check the liquid level/capacity?
A: Convenient interior markings etched on the side wall allow for easy measurements while specifying the maximum fill point.
Q: What are the safety features of this cooker?
A: It is a CE (Conformité Européenne) certified product. It has a red pressure indicator/valve that rises when appropriate pressure builds up to ensure complete safety in the kitchen as at this point button lock/unlock will not work, you can only open the cooker once the pressure is completely released and red valve settles down. Controllable Quick Release Valve (black) for fast pressure release help you monitor steam and customize according to your preference, so no lifting of whistle/jiggler required with spoon or spatula to release pressure.
Q: What is the thickness of this pressure cooker?
A: Thickness of your cookware promote even heating and eliminates hot spots. This pressure cooker has an optimum thickness of 1.0 mm with an additional 4 to 5 mm thickness in the base for even heat distribution.
Q: How do I monitor cooking time with this noise free pressure cooker?
A: Yes, there is not going to be annoying whistle sound for you to count, however, for people who do not know time of cooking for a particular food item can always refer to the last pages of use and care booklet which helps with approximate cooking time.
Q: What is the cookware body made of? How tough is it?
A: This is an extremely tough and durable product with the winning combination of stainless steel and aluminium through impact bonded base. The stainless steel is sourced from Japan and will help you create culinary magic for ages. Like all our products, this pressure cooker also has subjected to the toughest testing conditions to give you a product with extraordinary durability and robustness.
Q: What is impact bonded base?
A: We want you to experience the best of even heat distribution and browning of food without any burns. An impact bonded base is a special technology that makes this possible. An aluminium base protected with a stainless steel cover in your cookware makes it extraordinary. Your cookware will never detach itself or warp even after long periods of usage.
Q: Is it scratch-resistant?
A: We have put your cookware through the toughest testing condition to ensure that your cookware will offer you optimal performance. This cookware is made of stainless steel and hence, can be easily used with metal spatula on its surface. However, it is not scratch resistant.
Q: Can it develop hot spots?
A: No, you will never experience any hot spots. We want you to experience the best of even heat distribution and browning of food without any burns. The impact bonded base makes this possible.
Q: What are the handles made out of, are they durable?
A: Yes, the handles are extremely durable and stable. They will stay cool even if you are cooking for a long period due to its design Steel + StayCool Phenolic. Designed for your comfort and ease of use, these handles are specially crafted for maximum durability.
Q: Do the handles heat up?
A: No, the handles do not heat up to unmanageable temperatures even after prolonged
Q: Is it induction safe?
Q: Is it dishwasher safe?
Q: Is it oven safe?
Q: How to clean this cookware/how to use this cookware for a better performance?
A: It is super-easy to clean and maintain post-usage. Forget the old hassle of scrubbing your cookware to make it shine. Maintaining your cookware cannot be easier than this. Clean your pan with a mild, soft soap and a soft cloth or sponge. Rinse the pan with lukewarm, not hot, water.
Q: How to take care of these cookware post usage?
A: Meyer Stainless cookware is very easy to maintain once you have used your cookware to prepare your favourite meal. Our cookware is extremely easy to clean also. All you need is some dishwashing soap and a sponge. Clean your pan with a mild, soft soap and a soft cloth. And, rinse the pan with lukewarm, not hot, water.
Q: What is the warranty/ terms and conditions?
A: This product is eligible for a warranty of 5 years from the date of purchase to be free from any defects and damage caused by using the product under normal household use.
Q: Which cooktops are suitable for this pressure cooker?
A: Ideal for all cooktops- Gas, Electric & Induction
Q: Is there a replacement for accessories like gasket (grey silicon), pressure regulator (black) and filter (Blue)?
A: Yes. You can buy set that contains gasket (grey), pressure regulator (black) and filter (Blue) from us.
Q: What is a heat tint or rainbow effect and how can it be cleaned?
A: Heat tint is caused when you heat the pan at a high degree and doesn’t let it cool properly before washing. Thick oxidized layer- chromium and air (oxygen) forms a protective layer which is also called “Rainbow Effect”. No performance issue because of such stains, it is only the appearance which may be disliked, but it can easily be cleaned.