Per Velocita

Elevate your culinary repertoire with the Essteele Per Velocità pressure cooker, an innovative kitchen essential that not only promises to cut cooking time by up to 45% (compared to regular pots) but also amplify flavours and preserve essential nutrients.

This pressure cooker  is meticulously designed to make your culinary endeavours both effortless and exquisite. Its versatile dual pressure system offers cooking flexibility, enabling a wide range of meal preparations.

  • Multiple safety features for ease of use

  • Dual pressure system, for even and fast cooking

  • Convenient, nutrient rich meals

  • Superior versatile, cooks starters, mainsand desserts

  • Easy to use, single hand operation

  • Made in Italy with limited lifetime warranty

  • Internal measurements for your convenience

  • Dishwasher safe (Pot Only)

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WHAT IS A PRESSURE COOKER AND HOW DO I USE IT?

What is a pressure cooker? 

A pressure cooker is a kitchen appliance that cooks food quickly by using steam pressure to raise the boiling point of water. The Pressure Cooker is sealed tightly to trap steam and increase the cooking temperature, reducing cooking time and retaining nutrients

How does a pressure cooker work? 

A pressure cooker works by heating liquid (usually water or broth) inside a sealed pot, creating steam and increasing the pressure. This elevated pressure raises the boiling point of the liquid, allowing food to cook faster.

What can I cook in a Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

Per Velocità pressure cookers are versatile and can be used to cook a wide range of foods, including soups, stews, rice, beans, meats, and even desserts. They are excellent for dishes that usually require long cooking times utilising cheaper cuts of meat where used. View our pressure cookers recipes for

How much liquid should I use in a Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

The amount of liquid needed in a Per Velocità pressure cooker depends on the recipe and the type of food being cooked. As a general guideline, you should fill the pressure cooker to at least the minimum level line inside the cooker, marked as ‘1 Qtr’ always check your specific recipe for precise measurements. Do not exceed the maximum liquid level markings in the pot. 

How long does it take to cook food in a Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

Cooking times in a Per Velocità pressure cooker are significantly shorter than traditional methods. The exact time depends on the recipe, the type of food, and the pressure cooker's size and design. It can range from a few minutes to an hour or more. View recipes.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Is it safe to use the Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

Yes, Per Velocità pressure cookers are safe when used correctly. Per Velocità pressure cookers come with multiple safety features such as pressure release valves and locking mechanisms for added safety. Simply follow our instructions for a pleasant cooking experience. 

Can I open a Per Velocità pressure cooker while it's pressurised? 

No, you should never attempt to open a Per Velocità pressure cooker while it's still pressurised. It is essential to allow the pressure to release naturally or follow our instructions for quick pressure release methods. 

Are there any safety precautions I should be aware of when using a Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

Simply follow our safety precautions, such as never over filling the cooker, avoid opening it while pressurised, and regularly inspecting safety valves and seals for wear and tear. Always refer to our instructions. 

When opening the pressure cooker, always ensure the operational steam valve is facing away from you.  

How do I clean and maintain a Per Velocità pressure cooker? 

Per Velocità pressure cookers are easy to clean. The pot can be washed in the dishwasher, but the lid should always be hand washed. Most parts, including the inner pot and lid seal, can be removed and washed separately. Regular maintenance includes checking the lid seal for wear and tear  to ensure the safety features are in working order. 

Do I need to replace the lid seal over time?  

Yes, the lid seal needs to be replaced over time (recommended every 12 months), as they can wear out and affect the pressure cooker's performance. Refer to our instructions for recommendations on replacement intervals, or contact our customer care team. 

What is the warranty on for Per Velocità pressure cookers? 

Essteele offer a limited lifetime warranty on Per Velocità pressure cookers. Please refer to the https://www.essteele.com.au/pages/warranty-returns for more info and how to lodge a warranty complain or contact our customer care team if you have any questions. 

How do I take care of my pressure cooker? 

It is recommended to wash the pot by hand.  It is dishwasher safe with a mild detergent on an ECO-Friendly cycle. Wash the lid by hand only.  Remove the lid seal after each use and wash with liquid detergent, dry thoroughly and place back inside the lid.   It is advisable to change the lid seal every 12 months.  Always use original parts supplied by Meyer Cookware Australia. 

Do I need to replace the lid seal over time?  

Yes, the lid seal needs to be replaced over time (recommended every 12 months), as they can wear out and affect the pressure cooker's performance. Refer to our instructions for recommendations on replacement intervals, or contact our customer care team. 

Which spare parts can I order for my pressure cooker?