For the preparation of boiled corn to be used professional steamer, which reduces the time of thermal processing of the product up to 20 minutes, but retain all the nutrients and vitamins of corn.
From the viewpoint of the criterion of ‘consumer properties – price – quality “is considered to be the optimum wall thickness between 0.8 mm. But some foreign manufacturers are not burdened by the need to comply with the standards, and in an effort to reduce the price of their products, they are made of a double boiler too thin sheets of metal – almost literally foil. These steamers frankly cheap, cook them properly and safely – do not.
Steamer for cooking corn must necessarily have a built-in temperature control, it allows you to maintain Boiled corn in a heated state during the day. It is important to choose a temperature at which the raw material is not boiling, but is not “breathless.” Therefore, the thermostat must be accurate.
Regulator in a steamer may be stepped or besstupenchatym.Besstupenchatye regulators allow to select any value in a certain range (more usually from 60 to 100 degrees), and the step – only some (eg 60, 80, 90 and 100 degrees).
Steamers for cooking corn different in the two types of heating elements – an open spiral, closed spiral. The advantages of models with an open heating element are relatively low noise operation and low price. However, they are harder to clean – formed greater scale in the open spiral. In addition, the spiral have to be completely covered with water, so it is desirable that in such steamers certainly was in the presence of a water level sensor.
Hidden spiral is hidden under the metal disc – “bottom” steamers. Model concealed heating element easier to clean, it can be boiled, even a small amount of water.
All professional steamers equipped with nets inside. The nets are made of stainless steel and are generally divided into two sections. In one half can be laid cob, pour into another grain. Mesh very hot, so it must necessarily be a reliable pen, it is especially important for Steamer, who do not have a water level sensor, the seller regularly have to look at the bottom of a double boiler, and check whether there is a spiral in the water.