A food warmer is an essential equipment for the professional kitchens and home kitchens. This equipment helps you in maintaining the freshness of the foods for a long time. It helps you in reducing the food waste and improving the deliciousness of the cuisines you cook in your kitchen. It is a must have equipment and you must check a few important things before buying it.
Material: Hence, you are going to use the food warmer daily in the kitchen, it should be made of high-quality and corrosion resistant material. Most of the manufacturers use stainless steel to produce high-quality food warmers. You can also find food warmers prepared from other materials, but stainless steel ensures you are buying a high-end model.
Capacity: Do not buy the food warmer without considering its capacity. Many food warmers offer space for the single plates. This kind of food warmers is good for home kitchens. You should check for a large size food warmer that can hold two plates or more, if you are going to use it in the restaurant.
With handle or without handle? You may not like to touch hot and heavy food warmer without any protection. Therefore, you should search for the food warmer with handle. You will be able to use it without damaging your hands.
The temperature control knob: The modern food warmers allow you to set a perfect temperature for warming food. You can set the temperature and then place the food plates for warming.
1. Chefman Electric Warming Tray with Adjustable Temperature Control
Are in need of the family size tray? If yes, then 21 x 16 inches Chefman Electric Warming Tray is for you.
- Temperature control – this tray is equipped with a temperature control system and this allows you to set temperature and warm up the food quickly. There is a fuse safety feature given so as to avoid overheating of the tray and food. For whole day food can be left on this tray to keep warm but make sure you don’t keep it for more than 72hour.
- Perfect design – This tray is designed to fit various dishes at one time as well as it looks good on countertop, buffet, and table. Thus, you can use it for family dinner, holiday meals, Sunday gathering as well as other parties and events.
- Sleek glass top – The sleek space design along with top made of black tempered glass makes it look trendy. Also, the stainless steel accent of this tray makes it perfect. You can use it efficiently and also clean it with ease.
2. Salton TWT-40 Silhouette 1000-Watt Cordless Classic Stainless-Steel Warming Tray, 4 Plate
When using this warming tray makes sure you use a damp cloth and clean its surface. There is cordless stainless steel of 1000-watt given in it to keep your food warm.
- Warm within a short period – the warming period of 8 minutes is taken to warm the food and also if you wish to heat the food for 60 minutes than detach cord.
- Temperature control – there is an indicator light as well as temperature control system provided so as to warm up the food efficiently.
- Long lasting – this 26” by 12” by 2 or ½” warming tray is durable and long lasting.
3. Oster Buffet Server, Triple Tray, 2-1/2 Quart, Stainless Steel
This buffer server comes with three warming trays which can be easily used for parties and holiday events.
- Heating surface – this warming tray has heating surfaces of about 20 by 13”
- Durable and long lasting – this tray is made using stainless steel of premium quality thus, it is durable and it offers you long lasting services.
- Control temperature – this feature of Oster buffet server allows you to set temperature and control heat. So, you can set the heat at low and high temperature using it.
- Easy to handle – there is handle provided in the tray which gives you good grip and as it is made using material which does not get heated up thus when you hold it through handle you do not get burnt or injury.