These Multi-functional Electric Cookers Are Ideal for Dorm and Solo Living
by: The Beat Asia
July 12, 2023
Congratulations, you’ve found the ideal place to rent! The rate fits your budget, it’s near your workplace (or school), and the neighborhood is thriving with many places to explore. But there’s a catch: You’re not allowed to cook with a stove or an induction cooker. While this is a minus for many, it doesn’t mean that you’re not allowed to cook at all. This is where electric cookers come into the picture. Not only are they space savers, but they also help when multi-tasking in the kitchen.
Here are the best electric cookers available within Metro Manila that you can buy below P600 online!
Simplus Rice and Electric Cooker Pot
Achieve the aesthetic kitchen look with this minimalist electric cooker from Simplus. It’s made with a non-stick material and a ceramic glaze liner that helps heat the pot evenly, so you can fry or boil any food you want. As for the size, it’s 20 centimeters wide and has a 1.5-liter capacity, which can serve up to three people. What’s more, to make the most of the steam that comes out of the pot, it has a second layer steamer where you can put vegetables or anything you would like as a side dish.
Get it at Lazada for P525 (discounted price as of writing).
Dreepor 1.8L Electric Cooker With Steamer
If you need a larger capacity, this 1.8-liter electric cooker by Dreepor is your next big bet. The pot features an upgraded C-type heating structure for even cooking, a fast heat dissipation bottom with foot pads to avoid accidental slips, and a tempered glass lid to see how your food cooks without opening the pot. What sets this apart from other cookers is that its steamer comes with a cute design: a heart instead of regular holes!
Get it at Lazada for P339 (discounted price as of writing).
Merkon Electric Cooking Pot German SPB
Want more control when cooking? This pot comes with two buttons on the handle where you can adjust heat manually, and a digital screen where you can see the temperature. It’s five millimeters thick with anti-scalding features, non-stick, and has a capacity of two liters. The lid is made of heavy-duty glass with a wide handle, so you can open the pot with ease. The downside, though, is it doesn’t come with a steamer.
Get it at Lazada for P399 (discounted price as for writing).
1.8L Double Layer Electric Cooker
Cook, fry, or boil when cravings hit using this mini electric cooker. With a size of 17cm x 19cm, this retro green appliance features a pot that can hold up to 1.8 liters and a steamer that can hold food up to six centimeters in height like dim sums. Its liner is made of medical stone with non-stick coating, so you don’t have to worry about frying your favorite meat dishes. What’s more, it has a bended handle for easy use and storage.
Get it at Lazada for P254.64 (discounted price as of writing).
1.0L Multi-functional Noodle Pot
Hate doing the dishes? This multi-functional cooker is the answer to your woes. Measuring only 165mm x 165mm x 175mm, it has a one-liter capacity that makes it ideal to use as a big bowl for your noodles or any soup dish. About three-fourths of the top of the lid is transparent, so you can see if the soup is already boiling. An added function is the lid’s handle doubling as a stand for smartphones! It’s perfect when binge-watching your favorite series.
Get it at Lazada for P582.33 (discounted price as of writing).
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