Which is the best Electric Steamer for food

Are you looking for a way of keeping moisture and flavour in your food.

Perhaps one of the best ways to cook your food is by using an electric steamer.

It boils water that evaporates into steam and its the steam that heats the food without taking out any of the nutrients .

If you haven’t tried steaming before, why not give it a go

Below is a selection of the best electric steamers.

Russell Hobbs 21140 Three Tier Food Steamer

This best selling steamer from Russell Hobbs has a capacity of 9 litres using thee baskets.

Will steam vegetables rice and fish.

There is a Turbo steam ring that generates steam in less than 40 seconds.

It has 800 watts of power and a 60 second timer which is more than enough for most foods. .

Included is a 1 litre rice bowl and egg holder.

Any excess water is collected in a drip tray.


Tefal Mini Compact VC135215 Steamer

If you are looking for a smaller more compact steamer this Tefal might be more suitable.

The capacity is 7 litres when using all three bowls.

Ideal for 1 or 2 meals.

Ultra compact when stored away in your kitchen.

All elements except the electrical base are removable and dishwasher safe.

650 watts.


PureMate® PM 10107 Digital Food Steamer with Rice Steamer Bowl

This Steamer from Puremate has a capacity of 12 litres but only 2 bowls.

There is an LCD digital display and 7 pre-set buttonsfor differant food types.

99 minute timer with a 1.8 litre water capacity.

Two side water inlets.

A Rice Steamer Bowl is included.

Bowls are stackable for storage.

Dishwasher safe parts.


Andrew James Red 3 Tier Digital Food Steamer

If you’re looking for a red steamer this Andrew James three tier steamer is the perfect product.

This fast and efficient steamer has 800 watts of power.

The capacity of 9 litres is enough for most families.

Pre-set function for different food types.

Easy to use digital display.

Handy inlet for refilling.


Morphy Richards Intellisteam 48781 Food Steamer

If you’re looking for a more intelligent steamer this Morphy Richards intellisteam is worth a look.

The 8.2 litre capacity is ideal for a family of four.

There are three individual cooking compartments, each one can be programmed to cook a variety of foods.

Easy to use digital display.

Included is a food plinth, rice tray, sauce tray and a  dividing wall.

Auto keep warm function.

Dishwasher safe parts.