Do you fancy hot steaming home-made meals with just a snap of finger.
Pros & Cons:
Compact look but provides enough space for cooking 4 servings of food. Easy to read adjustable thermostat for quick and smooth operations. Safe with cool touch handles and knobs. Nonstick cooking pan quick release of cooked food. Dishwasher safe cooking pan and glass lid.
Bring home Nesco ES-08 Electric Skillet. This 8-inch electric skillet is ideal for domestic use that conveniently serves the purpose of making meals for couples, bachelors, and students. Besides this, the sleek durable design make it an ideal cooking tool for camping purposes, dorms, and offices.
The electric skillet features an 8-inch nonstick square-shaped cooking pan with a tempered glass lid provided with a cool touch knob and a safety vent. The cooking pan is deep enough and features Premium Whitford nonstick interiors for conveniently preparing your favorite gourmet dishes including baked casseroles, small roasts, and seared steaks.
Being equipped with adjustable temperature control, the skillet provides quick and even results each time and offers smooth operations. The cooking pot heats evenly from the center till the edges resulting in evenly cooked dishes. The device is ideal for any type of domestic use be it searing, baking, frying, steaming, or simmering. The device is safe to work with heat resistant cool touch handles, knob, and vented glass lid.
With dimensions of 6 x 12 x 10 inches and weight of not more than 3.6 pounds, the device is lightweight and compact, easy to move around, and can be taken along while travelling. Nonstick interiors clean easily and dishwasher safe cooking pot (probe removed) and lid make cleaning an easy breezy task.
Durability and compactness go hand in hand with Nesco ES-08 Electric Skillet. On one hand, the skillet is small though provides enough room to prepare 4 serving of food in a go, on the other hand, it is strongly built with die-cast aluminum cooking pan and sturdy glass lid for robust usage. The device is perfect for grilling sandwiches, steaming vegetables, and to cook anything you would usually cook on a stove. This little baby also serves as a warmer on your buffet table at low settings. All in all, a cheap and effective alternative for an electric stove in your kitchen and a great addition to your camping arsenal.
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4 thoughts on “Nesco ES-08 Electric Skillet Review”
Nesco skillet model ES-08 has a temperature control which gives the numbers 1-5 instead of C and F readings.
How do I know what 1 to 5 correlates to as my first ‘guess” was a disaster?
The temperature control of the skillet has numbers 0 through 5. The pan gets really hot at #2 to #3. Keep an eye on your cooking process as the pan heats up pretty quickly. Add water as necessary if you are cooking hard cuts of pork or beef. You need to get yourself accustomed with the temperature settings with a little bit of hit and miss. To begin with, I am giving you some suggestions on temperature settings. Hope this will help.
Number 5 temperature setting – If you want to heat up something really quickly or just want to sear the meat.
Number 2 temperature setting – If you want to cook something slower.
Number 3 to 4 temperature setting – For regular frying.
I would like to know this also!!!!!
I have answered your question in the previous comment Kathy…Hope that will help you too.