Pressure cookers are a lifesaver in the kitchen. You can create delicious and nutritious meals for your family in a fraction of the time usually needed. For a busy working adult, it lets you enjoy a home-cooked meal that won’t take you hours to prepare. That is why we think that every kitchen needs a pressure cooker.
With many different pressure cookers brands and models available, you’re spoilt for choice. After researching them, we have narrowed it down. Here are the best pressure cookers in Singapore that you’ll definitely love!
- Delicious food every single time
- Many one-click cooking menus
- Automatic keep warm feature
The Philips Philips Viva Collection Cooker is an excellent pressure cooker. But it is much more than that. It can slow cook, stew, boil soups, cook rice and even steam. And you can do it all with a simple click of a button.
All you have to do is to put your ingredient in, press a menu button and go relax. In less than an hour, you’ll have a piping hot and fresh meal ready for you and your family. We also like its automatic keep warm feature which means your cooked food will always be ready to eat. This Philips All-In-One Cooker will most definitely be a mainstay in your kitchen.
- Accurate temperature control for best cooking results
- Create customized programs as favourites
- Add ingredients anytime while cooking
Fall of the bone meat can be ready in just 45 minutes with this Philips Multi-Cooker HD2145. Compare that is a slow cooker, and you’ll be saving more than 7 hours but still getting that tenderness and deliciousness.
This Philips model is one of the most feature-rich pressure cookers right now. It has many cooking programs which you can select. Additionally, you can even customize up to 3 programs which you can save for future use.
We especially love that we can add in ingredients midway through cooking. That is impossible with most other pressure cookers. With that, you can add things like green vegetables in later so that they won’t overcook. Such thoughtful features make this Philips Multi-Cooker one of the best electric pressure cookers you can buy.
- Value for money pricing
- Speedy pressure build-up for faster cooking
- Great for making soups
You might be unfamiliar with the Joyoung brand. But it is crazily popular overseas and is the top-seller in China. So why is the Joyoung Electric Pressure Cooker so popular? Firstly, it is priced very competitively. It is perhaps the most value-for-money multi cooker and pressure cooker you can get in Singapore.
It is exceptionally good at boiling nutritious soups for the family. Its design allows it to stimulate the double boiling method popular among the Chinese. Because of its quick pressure build-up, your soup can be ready in just 30 minutes, instead of hours on the stove.
- Even heat distribution for perfect results
- Large enough to cook for up 10 people
Cooking a meal for your family has never been easier when you have the Midea Pressure Cooker MY-YL50. With its spacious inner pot, you can cook up a fresh pot of food for up to 10 people with no sweat.
Even when the pot is full, it works just as well. It has even heat distribution throughout the pot to ensure that every piece of food inside is well-cooked evenly. From soups to stews to even just rice, it’ll always taste good. Ease the burden of cooking for the entire family with this Midea Pressure Cooker.
Cheapest electric pressure cooker in Singapore
- 7 preset cooking menus
- Non-stick pot for easy wash up after
- 6L capacity
This Sona SPC2501 Digital Pressure Cooker used to be priced at $160. Recently we found it for less than $90. For its size and functions, we would say it is likely the cheapest pressure cooker that you’ll find in Singapore. Other models cost upwards of $200 easily, so you’ll be snatching an excellent deal with this Sona model.
Its 6L inner pot also means there is more than enough space to make food for a medium to large family. We also like how easy it is to clean up because of the non-stick pot as nothing gets stuck on. If you like to hunt for good deals, this is one that you won’t want to miss!
- 8 popular cooking programs for convenience
- Suitable for couples and small families
- Compact size for easy storage
Most pressure cookers are really big. Thankfully, there is a compact alternative with the Mayer MMPC1650 Mini Pressure Cooker. It is around half to one-third the size of a regular pressure cooker.
It has a 1.6L capacity. We would say that is more than enough for a couple to a family of 4. In terms of functionality, it is comparable to other pressure cookers. You can select from 8 preset menus which means you don’t have to be a pressure cooker expert to use it. If you are looking for a compact and affordable pressure cooker, this Mayer model is perfect.
- Makes yummy dishes 70% faster
- Easy to adjust settings for customized menus
- Protected by 10 different safety mechanisms
Instant Pots are all the rage worldwide. Surprisingly, it is a little hard to find in Singapore. We have managed to locate the Instant Pot Duo V2 Electric Pressure Cooker which is available on Lazada.
From our article, 10 Reasons Why You Should Buy An Instant Pot, you can tell we are huge fans of it. It is very versatile. You can make soups, meat stews, rice, porridge and yoghurt in it. You can even saute things like garlic and onions.
An Instant Pot is very safe. It has 10 safety mechanisms to ensure that pressure cooking feels like the safest thing in the world. With more than 1 million Instant Pot users worldwide, it is a pressure cooker that you can trust and love.
Best stovetop pressure cooker
- Easy to release pressure with a long handle
- Sound alert when pressure is too high
- High-quality and durable build
When it comes to stovetop pressure cookers, the best you can find is the WMF Perfect Plus Pressure Cooker. From the first moment that you hold it up, you can tell it is made with high-quality and premium materials. All this adds up to help you create the perfect meals each time for a very long time.
The WMF Pressure Cooker is very user-friendly even if you have never used it before. It has a sound alert if the pressure gets too high so you’ll remember to lower down the heat. When your food is done, releasing the pressure is very safe because you can do it with the long handle. WMF cookware is not cheap – as the Perfect Plus Pressure Cooker shows, it is definitely worth it.
- 4.5L capacity enough for 4 to 5 servings
- Can work on all stoves including induction
With a 10-year guarantee for its stainless steel exterior, you know that this Tefal Pressure Cooker is quality. It just shows you how much trust Tefal has in its materials and production process.
With a 4.5L capacity, this pressure cooker can easily cook up 4 to even 6 servings. Handling it is so effortless that you can even do it with just one hand. It also works on all different stovetops including induction.
- Thick stainless steel for higher pressure
- Energy-efficient cooking
- From 60kpa to 100kpa pressure
The ASD 304 Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker is thicker than other models. With thicker stainless steel, it allows it to insulate the heat and pressure better. As such it can go up to 100kpa in pressure for very fast cooking.
At the same time, you can also control the pressure to as low as 60kpa if you want a slower stewing time. Also, the thicker material makes it more energy-efficient as it requires less heat to achieve the same results. Despite its quality build, this ASD Pressure Cooker is priced very affordably.
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