People, especially women use different kitchen appliances for various uses such as cooking, blending, roasting, heating water etc. Today, in most of the households, electric appliances are used so that food can be prepared quickly. The appliances should be durable so that anybody can use them for a long time and are not subjected to repairs frequently. But, they should be properly maintained by the users and should be sealed in boxes so that dust or dirt particles do not envelop around them.
For mixing or blending ingredients, preparing pulps, extracting juices, etc people use mixers at home. Usually a mixer set normally consists of 3 or four jars that include juicer, blender and a grinder. To break down hard substances and to form a paste of those substances, normally grinders are used. To prepare a fruit pulp or fruit juice by extracting the juicy part from the pulps, a juicer is used. Juicers are of different types such as centrifugal, masticating, and slow juicer. Centrifugal extractors operate quickly, but produce noise and run side by side. But the slow juice extractors do not produce noise and completely squeeze the fruit to form juice. A meat grinder is used only for grinding meat.
These cookers are normally in the form of jar and consist of a lid. They are made of copper, steel, blended material, aluminum or iron. The various types of electric cookers are induction, cook stove, kitchen stove, gas stove, rice, pressure or solar cooker. To cook rice, people usually use a pressure cooker that consists of a steamer to release the pressure produced when the water is boiling in the vessel to cook rice. To heat substances such as crop residue, charcoal or wood, normally cook stove is used. To boil any food substances such as rice, cereals, pulses, or vegetables, a pressure cooker is used. To cook food with induction heating, normally an induction cooker is used. Some foods such as soups, stews, pot stews or desserts require low heat and hence slow cookers are used to heat such foods.
A toaster is used to heat bread or any other sliced substance at a relative temperature and solidify these substances. The pop-up-toasters are usually electrical devices that usually make the substance brown after heating. The bread pieces are inserted into the toaster through the slots and the bread turns brown is just two or three minutes by heating the coil. These toasters usually consist of a hinged door to let the bread to be placed on the rack. People normally use pop-up-toasters today than any other toaster because they can heat more than one bread piece at a time. These toasters consist of special features such as bimetallic strips and thermal sensors that help in burning the substance quickly.
The electrical appliances of the kitchen are used for different purposes to prepare food quickly and each device performs different type of function. Many dishes or delicious recipes can be prepared using these sophisticated items.