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Presto 07061 Electric Griddle

The more people you have in your family, the more space you need for cooking. This means there are huge chances of a mess unless you have a big but portable griddle. Presto 07061 electric griddle is a 21 inch best electric griddle at the price point. It has almost all the basic feature needed in a basic electric griddle. Let’s go through its features to understand why it is so good.

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Key Features

Extra large cooking area

This electric griddle has a flat and rectangular cooking space with length 21 inches including handles. If you remove the handle the cooking space becomes less than 18 inches. With such a large cooking area, you can cook anything you want at a faster rate. It is sufficient enough for a family of five.

Removable handle and slide out drip tray

This electric Kettle does not have any folding or top cover. It has a slide out drip tray for better grease maintenance. It collects the extra grease, cheese or any other stuff very easily. After cooking, you can slide out the drip tray for easy cleaning. Even the handles can be removed manually without any tools so that you can store the griddle in 18-inch cabinets.

Even heat distribution with heavy cast aluminum base

It is warp-proof as it has a heavy cast aluminum base. It has control master temperature and heat control. You can adjust the heat to the desired level. Further, this heat control can be removed so that griddle can be washed in the dishwasher. The temperature control mechanism will automatically maintain the heat level so that you don’t set it repeatedly.

Premium Nonstick surface with a coating

The coating is really good on Presto 07061 electric griddle. As a result of that, there are no issues with Nonstick property. It is definitely best in the griddle range. It not only feels premium but it also works as a premium. The nonstick cooking experience was smooth. With lesser plastic and more aluminum body, it has achieved longevity.

Comes with 1-year warranty and 1500 watts

Even though it is not a great thing to have just a one-year limited warranty, you will get quality service within the warranty period. You will not find it difficult to find a service person from the company. It also has 1500 watts of wattage and considering this we can say that the heating speed of the griddle will be high.

Pros:

  • Easly to stored in the standard cabinet after he uses because it is in a convenient size and portable.Strong and very durable aluminum surface and body.
  • Has one drip tray for excess dripping absorption when cooking.
  • The handle can be easily detached from this griddle’s body for an easier cleaning routine.
  • The cooking surfaces of these griddles have one high-quality coating of non-stick for efficient and clean cooking.
  • Temperature or heat control system is really good.
  • The griddle has easily water immersible body as you can detach the temperature control part or system.
  • The cooking space can be measured at 240.00 square inches.
  • You can also remove the drip tray and clean it very conveniently.

Cons:

  • Sometimes even the heating isn’t attained to the right amount while it is in use.
  • Heavier than we expected.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it any good for steaks?
Yes, works like a charm.
Can I use this to warm food?
Yes, but it is generally very hot.
Can I use grill plates on it?
Yes, if you find one.
What is the temperature range?
Off status to 400.
What is premium quality Nonstick surface?
It is a Nonstick surface with texture, which keeps the griddle together for better heat.
Does this have PFOA or PTFE?
They have not mentioned it. But, the probability is high.
Is there a LED indicator?
It is automatic, so no LED indicators.
Which one is better? Stail steel or cast aluminum
Both have their own advantages and disadvantages. If you want the best price to feature ratio then go for cast aluminum. Stainless steel gives better durability and conductivity.
Does this have a foldable design?
No. The design is flat with a unibody structure.
Is 1500 watts of power, enough for 21-inch electric griddle?
Yes, it is more than enough as griddle has a good quality aluminum body.

Verdict

Presto 07061 Electric Griddle
  • Editor's Rating
4.6

Summary

There are many fancy griddles with different features. But, when it comes to the performance, Presto 07061 electric griddle is the best electric griddle in many ways. The cooking space is big enough for a family. It has removable handles and drip tray along with an automatic temperature control mechanism. Price is also decent as the free price to feature ratio is very low.

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Colin Matthews

Colin Matthews

Colin is an aspiring chef having completing his degree in culinary arts in California. His guilty pleasure is buying the latest & greatest (and sometimes, useless) in kitchen cookware and gadgets.

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