Though pressure cooker has become an indispensable item in our everyday kitchen, yet there are many people who are still refusing to use pressure cooker.
It is probably because some distant memory of a shrill of pressure cooker followed by a burst that must have splattered food to every corner of the kitchen as well as pristine ceiling too.
But these days the reputed brands like Hawkings, Prestige or Sunkwik are coming up with pressure cooker products that are safe and your best friend in kitchen too.
It is quite well known fact that pressure cookers ensure faster cooking. But do you know that cooking in pressure cooker has other benefits too? What are those benefits? Take a look of the points given below.
Saves the Nutrients
When you are cooking in a traditional stove top cookware, it is natural that all the nutrients will evaporate with the steam. The more you will cook it, the fewer nutrients will remain intact.
Pressure cooker should be your first choice if you want to cook and eat healthy. Nutrients will be preserved as the food will be cooked in closed pot using a very little amount of water.
As a result the food will not only be healthy, it will retain their colour too. You will be able to have their distinct taste as well.
Time and Energy Saver
When you are in a hurry of preparing your children for school or rushing for office, only a pressure cooker can save the time that you can utilise otherwise. As the food will be cooked in an enclosed place, the heat will increase the speed of cooking. It will also save energy. Since it will take a little time to cook, there will be no need to keep the gas on in high flame for a long time.
Cool and Clean Kitchen
When you are cooking stove-top, the spray, the oil and the remnants of food makes the whole counter dirty. On the other hand pressure cooker does not generate such dirt. Moreover it helps to keep the atmosphere cool in kitchen. Since the food is not heated openly, the kitchen remains cool and odour free.
Since now you know there are so many benefit of pressure cooker why are you still pondering over the safety? Let me tell you, the reputed companies now ensure that the safety controls are at place when you are buying a pressure cooker. Cook healthy, eat healthy and stay healthy.