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The Benefits of Owning a Tilting Skillet

Posted: Jul 19, 2010

Kitchen Applications:

Tilting skillets are used to cook a large quantity of food including scrambled eggs, braised meats, soups, stews, pasta dishes and more. You can use a tilting skillet for a variety of purposes including: grilling, frying, simmering, and braising. Many chefs refer to a tilting skillet as a braising pan and use it for braising meats. Tilting skillets are popular among schools, hotels, hospitals, and governmental organizations for their ability to evenly cook and hold a large amount food in a short period of time.

Types:

Tilting skillets are typically identified based on their gallon size and have a capacity between 10-60 gallons. The 30-40 gallon model is the most popular capacity bought by customers.

Features:

  • Large capacity allows for preparation of large amounts of food
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • Reduces cooking time by more than 20%
  • Maintains flavor and nutrients
  • Tilt design allows for more convenient transfer of foods to serving pans and storage containers

    *Please Note: A water filtration system should be bought to ensure you are preparing food with clean steam water.

    Size, Capacity, and Footprint:

    Due to continued evolutions in design, the footprint of tilting skillets have significantly reduced over the years. A typical 30 gallon skillet is 33” wide x 33” front to back x 33” tall.

    Energy Source:

    Tilting skillets are manufactured in gas and electric models

    Temperature Range:

    Tilting skillet temperatures can range between 100-450 °F

    Construction:

    The majority of tilting skillets are constructed for heavy use and made with a stainless steel interior and exterior. Tilting skillets are usually built with a condensate vent and a box-shaped braising pan, with a hinged cover. They are most often supported by a stainless steel open leg frame base.

    Maintenance:

  • Allow the unit to cool down
  • Scrub out the interior surface with a brush and cleaning detergent solution.
  • Place a bucket near the skillet
  • Tilt the skillet to drain the cleaning solution.
  • Rinse, dry, and wipe down the interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Manufacturers:

    ACityDiscount sells 30 and 40 gallon tilting skillets from Market Forge at excellent prices.


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