Energy- Spenders & Savers

Energy- Spenders & Savers

Electrical bills are some of the utilities that are stressing a lot of households due to the increasing number of electrically operated home appliances which include kitchen appliances. As a result, people are finding ways to try and reduce the amount of energy used by these appliances. An example is an electric skillet which is usually energy efficient. Electrical skillets are currently very common kitchen appliances given their efficiency and their ideal size. They are frying pans that one can plug into an electrical outlet and enjoy their service. The following are some of two modern skillet models that are commonly used.

Cuisinart CSK-150

The Cuisinart CSK-150 has a 12 x 15-inch cooking surface that is non-sticking which is a good surface area for cooking. The surface also heats up very quickly while cooking and the ability to control the temperature allows you to choose the desired setting.

Some its features include

  • Has a glass lead that makes it possible to gauge and monitor the cooking process.
  • It is dishwasher safe.
  • One can use it to cook large quantities of food
  • Has a stainless rim and large handles that aid in carrying.
  • Excellent design and construction that will last for a long time.

Presto 06852

This is a very versatile electric skillet that can be used for a lot of purposes which include; baking, roasting and griddling.


  • Easy to wash and maintain
  • Cooks evenly and doesn’t burn
  • Has a very accurate temperature control
  • Heats up quickly and the size ensures that you can cook a lot of food in it.
  • One can use it as a buffet server at parties.
  • It cooks very evenly, and it’s hard to burn food with this product.

Best Blenders

Smoothies are among the most delicious and nutritious foods. There are a lot of smoothie makers and other blenders on the market. Remember that, efficient preparation of any smoothie will be determined by the efficiency of the blender. If the blender is good, then you will not do a lot of work. Vitamix and Blendtec are some of the best high-speed blenders that you can find in the market. Both of these blenders have great and reliable motors that can easily and quickly liquefy your fruits and vegetables within no time. When compared to the Vitamix blender, Blendtec is shorter and hence an ideal blender for space savers. Its resulting smoothie is usually light and airy meaning that it lets in a lot of air as compared to Vitamix. Last but not least, it’s very easy to clean the Blendtec blender.

The Vitamix blender has few operating buttons than the Blendtec and thus very simple to operate. It is the ideal blender for individuals who prefer a smoothie that is creamy but not frothy like that of the Blendtec. All you have to do is choose, but all these blenders are top rated in the market.

I would recommend that if you like the looks and enjoy frothier smoothies, you should buy Blendtec but if you prefer a simple look and a creamy smoothie, you should buy the Vitamix.

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