This item is a Panasonic commercial electric rice cooker. Ideal for restaurants, sushi bars and banquet catering, it has a safety thermal fuse built-in as well as an automatic shut-off. This rice cooker has the following features :
Thermostat for precision control:
A built-in thermostat maintains heat at a precise and uniform level, virtually elimintating burning or overcooking of the rice. As a result, rice is cooked to the Chef's preference.
Easy push-button operation:
The push of a button starts the rice cooking. As soon as the rice is cooked, the unit shuts itself off.
Keep warm feature:
After food is cooked, unit automatically holds the temperature at a HACCP friendly 165°F+
Not only does it cook rice but can braise, heat liquids and cook many different items.
It can cook up to 23 cups (4.4 qts.) in approximately 30 minutes
Direct heating system:
A specially sheathed element heats the pan bottom directly which minimizes heat loss and in turn saves energy costs. Safely thermal fuse will protect the unit from possible temperature rise.
Easy to clean removable pan liner:
The pan liner lifts easily out of the cooker to make washing and rinsing a breeze.