9 Best Pressure Cooker In India 2021| Review

9 Best Pressure Cooker In India 2021

1. Prestige Clip-on Mini Hard Anodised Aluminium Pressure cooker

Prestige Clip-on Mini Hard Anodised Aluminium Pressure cooker

Prestige clip-on mini pressure cooker is unique about its lid. It can be locked in all possible directions, and it also ensures a lot of safety measures.

It contains a double lock and includes an indicator which indicates about the pressure created. While cooking, it provides maximum safety of the users.

This pressure cooker is used on multiple purposes. In this pressure cooker, one can boil, steam, fry, saute and pressure cook. It has a modular design on its own, and the lid can be easily placed by rotating it swiftly.

Feature: –

This pressure cooker can be used as a cooker as well as cookware shapes. It offers the most adequate range from kitchen to table range cookware.

For using it as table cookware, a glass lid is also provided which is used for covering the food. While cooking this pressure cooker releases extra pressure quickly and smoothly. The diameter of the cap is 18 cm when considered a mini range. The cover of this pressure cooker is also heat resistant. The features are:

  • 2 Liters
  • Built-in safety indicator
  • Cooke’s food fastly
  • The clip is made up of hard ionised and stainless steel
  • Provides uniform cooking due to alpha base induction bottom
Pros & Cons: –

The prestige pressure cooker has a long term quality in the kitchen appliances. It contains various features which makes it reliable and best among all.

The prestige pressure cooker has many capabilities over cooking especially stovetop pressure cooking, and they are also dishwasher safe. The clip has a pressure indicator which is red. This pressure cooker releases the steam from the holes in the top cover handle and avoids the food to spill out.

It is made up of aluminium and aluminium reacts with the food cooked, and thus it is not so healthy in its use. Moreover, aluminium cookers are not as good and long-lasting and durable as stainless steel pressure cookers.

2. Prestige Svachh Outer Lid Pressure Cooker

Prestige Svachh Outer Lid Pressure Cooker

Prestige Svachh outer lid pressure cooker has a unique lid, and it is designed to avoid messy starchy water which flows out of the pressure cooker.

The base of this pressure cooker is vast, and thus it ensures the long-lasting utility of the pressure cooker. Outer lid pressure cooker means it has a top lid sitting out of the bottom cover. This pressure cooker is made up of steel and aluminium.

Feature: –
  • It prevents the spilling of the water into the concave base
  • It ensures that the hot spillovers do not affect the surface area of the induction or the gas stove
  • The Prestige Svachh Outer Lid Pressure Cooker is made up of aluminium, steel and anodised variants
  • It prevents the user’s hand from the hot, messy fluids
  • It has durable handles and mini metallic safety plug which ensures safe cooking
  • It has a unique lid, and it is designed to prevent the overflow of the starchy water
  • This kind of pressure cooker has an anti-bulge induction base
  • It has gas and induction compatibility
Pros & Cons: –

The pressure cooker is very good looking, but it is not a 2-litre pressure cooker. Its capacity is 1.5 litres. It is effortless when it comes to cleaning the pressure cooker. The lid is also very easy to use with the inner cover. The cover has very sharp edges so while cleaning safety measures should be taken.

It is made up of aluminium and aluminium reacts with the food cooked, and thus it is not so healthy in its use. Moreover, aluminium cookers are not as good and long-lasting and durable as stainless steel pressure cookers.

3. Hawkins Futura Hard Ionisied Pressure Cooker

Hawkins Futura Hard Ionisied Pressure Cooker

The pressure cooker is beautiful, and it has a durable and black finish on the outer covering which is approximately 60 microns thick hard and ionised.

This pressure cooker is very much heat-efficient and energy-efficient, and it can absorb heat quickly. It looks new as it is for two years and it keeps on shining for two years. On an average Futura cooks 46% faster than a microwave oven.

Feature: –
  • It is available at a lower price as compared to another pressure cooker 
  • It has a long-lasting gasket
  • The lid of the pressure cooker is safely locked 
  • The handle is also heat resistant and stays cool
  • It has a shielded safety valve
  • The capacity of this pressure cooker is 4 litres
Pros & Cons: –

The inside bottom of the cooker is to be checked carefully. After cooking the water should not be present inside the pressure cooker. It has an outer lid which indeed ensures its safety. The temperature and pressure of the steam and cooking are very well maintained. It saves fuel, and when the flame is high, it allows the steam to escape quickly and swiftly.

The base of this pressure cooker is made up of stainless steel base, and hence it consumes more fuel when compared with copper-based or highly ionized pressure cookers. Moreover, it is made up aluminium, and therefore there is a high chance of reaction of this aluminium with the food ingredients.

4. Hawkins Contura Black Hard Ionised Pressure Cooker

Hawkins Contura Black Hard Ionised Pressure Cooker

It is ideal for cooking food for 1-2 persons, and it is durable and hard and beautiful. The thickness of the base is 3.25 mm, and the flat base diameter is 130 mm when the capacity of the pressure cooker is 1.5L.

The bottom of this pressure cooker is flat, and it has a hard ionized surface. The lid is made up of stainless steel, and the handles stay calm as the handles are made heat resistant.

Feature: –
  • The base of this pressure cooker is extra thick for induction use.
  • The black hard ionised body is extra thick that helps the food to cook quickly and evenly
  • It has a curved body which is easy to stir and easy to clean as well
  • In this pressure cooker, the food will not stick, or the food will not burn due to the presence of the unique curved body
  • The base of this pressure cooker is a plate of AISI and is made up of stainless steel, and this thick base helps to cook the food quickly and evenly and makes the pressure cooker induction compatible
  • The whole body of the pressure cooker both on the inside and on the outside it is made up of good food superior stainless steel which retains the promise of the levels of the hygiene and durability
Pros & Cons: –

This pressure cooker cannot be opened until the pressure inside the pressure cooker falls. The Hawkins Pressure cooker ensures the safety of the locked lid like a modern jetliner door.

The lid handlebar is designed to seal the top of the pressure cooker airtight. It contains a sturdy pivot, and thus the handle lasts long. It has a superior pressure regulation technique and thus avoids the sprouting of frothy food.

This pressure cooker contains a safety valve through which the steam and the foods are operated.

The base of this pressure cooker is made up of stainless steel base, and hence it consumes more fuel when compared with copper-based or highly ionised pressure cookers. Moreover, it is made up aluminium, and therefore there is a high chance of reaction of this aluminium with the food ingredients.

5. Butterfly Cordial Aluminium Non-Induction Pressure Cooker

Butterfly Cordial Aluminium Non-Induction Pressure Cooker

This kind of pressure cooker has a very efficient grip as they are provided with ergonomic handles, and this pressure cooker is very much likeable of all the homemakers.

The capacity of this pressure cooker is 3 litres. It can use over both on the gas stove and oven induction as well. The pressure is designed to cook meals for small families. It is a very durable pressure cooker. The style of this pressure cooker is non-induction based.

The large size of this pressure cooker is also available, which has a capacity of 5 litres. The construction of this pressure cooker has been done with all safety features. Moreover is durability provides the user with excellent use. 

Feature: –
  • It has a precision weight value.
  • It is provided with a safety valve, and the lid releases the pressure when the pipe of the vent gets blocked.
  • It has safety and sturdy handles that remain cool as they are heat resistant.
  • It contains a robust gasket. The gasket is made up of food-grade rubber, and it lasts long. It does not add any colour, odour or taste to the food.
  • It has a sound gasket release system which is another outlet of the pressure preventing accidental situations. This makes the pressure cooker extremely safe for usage.
  • The prestige cooker is made up of superior aluminium, and it ensures high safety. It is also resistant to scratches and stains.
Pros & Cons: –

After every cooking session, the pressure cooker should be washed very well with soap to avoid the retaining of any kind of stain inside the pressure cooker.

The base of the Butterfly Pressure Cooker is made up of aluminium, and it is thick and machine pressed. The bottom of the pressure cooker is slightly concave to ensure that the shape retains for a more extended period. It is effortless to clean, wash and maintain this pressure cooker.

The quality of the material of the pressure cooker is durable and also with regular use it lats for a long time. This pressure cooker can be used to cook a variety of dishes and meals.

This pressure cooker is not excellent and durable when it is used over an induction stove. But it’s variant which is provided with induction base are also available in the market.

6. Elgi Ultra Stainless Steel Diet Pressure Cooker

Elgi Ultra Stainless Steel Diet Pressure Cooker

This pressure cooker is the first, and the only pressure cooker that eliminates excess starch from the food that is being cooked and the resultant food will be a healthier one.

This pressure cooker is also known as a starch remover, and thus it helps everyone to maintain a good and healthy diet in their everyday lifestyle. The capacity of this pressure cooker is 3 litres. The base of this pressure cooker is a three-layered structure, and the bottom is very much composite.

Feature: –
  • This pressure cooker is rust free. 
  • It directs the starchy fluid that oozes out when the pressure is released to the sides and keeps them away from the handle.
  • This pressure cooker is made up of stainless steel.
  • It is also dishwasher safe.
  • The Elgi Ultra Pressure Cooker is very much endurable.
  • The inside of this pressure cooker is satin finished.
  • It provides a 10-year warranty.
Pros & Cons: –

The food in this pressure cooker remains warm for a more extended period. The base of the pressure cooker is highly bonded and prevents from sticking and burning of the food. It has a longer life, and the handles are made up of Bakelite, and they are provided with screws.

The base of this pressure cooker is made up of stainless steel, and hence it consumes more fuel when compared with copper-based or highly ionized pressure cookers.

7. Pigeon With Stovekraft Outer Lid Non-Induction Aluminium Pressure Cooker

Pigeon With Stovekraft Outer Lid Non-Induction Aluminium Pressure Cooker

It is the latest model of pressure cooker which is highly preferred by homemakers. It is made up of premium quality of aluminium, and this pressure cooker is a safe kitchen appliance. The capacity of this pressure cooker is 3 litres. The handle also has an excellent grip to hold the pressure cooker. The handle of this pressure cooker is of ergonomic design.

Feature: –
  • This pressure cooker can be used for both the slow cooking process and boiling.
  • It is provided with an outer lock which locks the food very well while cooking.
  • There are a gasket ring and safety valve present in the pressure cooker which controls all the safety measures while cooking.
  • It is highly durable, and it is constructed with high safety measures. 
  • This pressure cooker is very much handy and can be used in daily life.
  • This pressure cooker provides a warranty of 5 years.
Pros & Cons: –

This pressure cooker is designed for versatile cooking. The model has enough capacity, and it is very much convenient to use. It is very much easy to clean and maintain this pressure cooker.

It is made up of good and high quality of aluminium. It has four safety levels, and it also provides energy-saving features. Moreover, this pressure cooker is ideal for cooking food in small families.

This pressure cooker is not compatible with induction stoves and cannot be put into an induction stove to cook the food.

8. Hawkins Hevibase Aluminium Induction Pressure Cooker

Hawkins Hevibase Aluminium Induction Pressure Cooker

This product of Hawkins has a hard black base which is ionized also. It has a heavy-gauge base which is ideal for light frying before cooking the food under pressure. The bottom of this pressure cooker is double in its thickness. The floor of this pressure cooker flat and it never bulges out. It is suitable for ceramic, gas, electric and halogen cooktops.

Feature: –
  • The capacity of the pressure cooker is 5 litres
  • This pressure cooker is ideal for 5 to 7 persons
  • It is made up of pure quality of aluminium
  • This pressure cooker cooks food very fastly
  • It has a flat base which helps the food to cook fastly and evenly
Pros & Cons: –

This Hawkins Hevi Base Pressure Cooker has unique features as it is compatible with gas, electric, induction and ceramic stovetops. The flat base allows the cooker to rest on the gas evenly and comfortably.

Moreover, it is made up aluminium, and hence there is a high chance of reaction of this aluminium with the food ingredients.

9. Prestige Popular Aluminium Pressure Cooker

Prestige Popular Aluminium Pressure Cooker

This pressure cooker is manufactured by premium quality of aluminium. The range of this pressure cooker varies from 2 litres to 20 litres. There is the presence of comfortable handles, and so this pressure cooker can be gripped very easily. This pressure cooker is not compatible with an induction cooktop. It can only function on gas stove cooktop.

Feature: –
  • This pressure cooker provides high range of safety measures.
  • It has a safety plug and a gasket release system
  • The body of this pressure cooker is made light so that it can be handled very easily
  • The handles of this pressure cooker have a good grip 
  • The base of this pressure cooker is made up of aluminium, and the bottom is machine pressed
Pros & Cons: –

This pressure cooker is an outer lid pressure cooker, and it is long-lasting and very much durable. This pressure cooker is made of aluminium, and hence it is very much economical in its use. The aluminium body of the pressure cooker makes it light, and thus it is straightforward to handle. Moreover, this pressure cooker is applicable in various sizes in the market. 

Since this pressure cooker is made up of aluminium, so there is a risk of contamination of this aluminium with the food which occurs due to the reaction of aluminium with food acids. The aluminium pressure cooker is less durable than a stainless steel pressure cooker.

Conclusion

The correct size of the pressure cooker must be first chosen. The durability of the pressure cooker should also be considered as a valuable feature. With the use of pressure cooker selection health is also taken into consideration and is parameterized.

The induction stove compatibility should also be noted. The pressure cooker must be dishwasher safe. It must have a more extended warranty. It should be checked whether it is an inner lid pressure cooker or outer lid pressure cooker.

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