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Fryers

Does an Air Fryer Deserve a Spot Next to Your Instant Pot?

It's a cruel fact of life: fried food is so good for your tastebuds (and nucleus accumbens), and so not-great for pretty much all the rest of you. Sure, you can bake things instead of frying them, but...
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Tell me about an air fryer, and why would I want one?

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by wabi 4 years ago

I just found out about air fryers, and it seems to be a gadget in search of a use. A quick search of Amazon reveals all kinds of fryers and now a slew of cook books about them from celebrity chefs ...

T-Fal ActiFry Fryer

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by JerkPork 6 months ago

Anyone have any experience with these? Are they worth it? What is the difference between the different models. Most seem to hold 1kg but prices range from $100 to $270 (Canadian). Costco has th...

Air fryer

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by learntocookchinese 5 months ago

I've been thinking about getting an 8 QT Instant Pot. (I have the 6 QT.) I've also been thinking about getting an air fryer. I see the Instant Pot Duo Crisp is both a pressure cooker and an air ...

Can I use my noodle/pasta boiler as a deep fryer?

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by carmal_a 1 year ago

Hello everybody, This is my first post here :) I have a table top pasta/noodle boiler that I don't have much use for it and I need a deep fryer. I was wondering if I could use my boiler as a...

Deep Fryer Disappointment

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by Brittbabelsu 10 years ago

So, I spent hours reading reviews, comparing prices, etc., to get the "right" deep fryer. I have been frying in a pot with oil and thermometer, and my biggest complaint with that was mess. I bought...

Air Fryer Choices - Please help

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by Allenkii 3 years ago

I am considering buying an air fryer. I have very specific questions / requirements and maybe one of you can help me find exactly what i want? I am hoping for: 1. large capacity 2. NO infrared ...

I want a super multi-cooker: deep fryer, slow cooker, rice cooker, pressure cooker, etc.

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by travelerjjm 4 years ago

My deep fryer died this morning. This is my third or fourth. I don't fry a lot, but I like the control of the fryer appliance. I have an old one-temp slow cooker that is solid, but would kind of li...

Used Fryer Oil Storage for Reuse

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by ccbweb 6 years ago

I searched through the board but didn't see any suggestions covering this. Does anyone have a storage container to recommend, preferably with a strainer of some kind, into which one can pour used f...

Anybody try the Philips Air Fryer?

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by foxspirit 6 years ago

I'm eyeing this little guy: http://www.williams-sonoma.com/products/philips-viva-digital-air-fryer/?cm_src=AutoRel2 Has anybody tried it? I'd love some Chowhound's first hand experience reports....

Do I want a deep fryer?

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by ladooShoppe 8 years ago

My husband has been bugging me for years to "let" him buy a deep fryer. I bought a new dishwasher over the weekend so now he is half-joking trying to guilt me into buying a deep fryer. Aside from F...

New deep fryer, need help with ideas!

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by rbrbr 4 years ago

Hi all- I just got a new deep fryer, and I want to have a dinner party with a fried menu - any ideas? Looking for stuff that isn't too complicated but still delicious and interesting :) Tia!

Do I need a fryer for fried chicken?

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by FineSugar 4 years ago

I can make a killer fried chicken for my family of four in my heavy-bottomed dutch oven, but this weekend, I'm making it for 15 people, and am wondering if I should break down and buy a fryer to he...

My electric fryer died: now I use the basket in the oven

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by travelerjjm 4 years ago

I have had an electric deep fryer for years. The latest died the other day. I needed to make some fries, but I don't like the usual baked-on-a-pan oven ones. After reading that air fryers are mostl...

Small pressure cookers? Or, maybe a pressure fryer?

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by Sid Post 4 years ago

I have been thinking about adding a small (~3L with shorter sides) pressure cooker to my daily rotation. I have a ~4.5L model but, it is relatively narrow and tall and I am finding scooping things...

Sous vide machine or deep fryer?

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by highlyunlikely 4 years ago

I really want to try both of these pieces of equipment but can't decide which to buy first, and I am overwhelmed by all the choices of brands! I am leaning towards a deep fryer because I don't ea...

Great Induction Deep Fryer for $40.00!

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by zackly 5 years ago

I bought this Tatung induction hot plate & covered pan combo awhile back from Newegg when it was on sale. It sat unopened in the box until last evening when I wanted to try a new recipe for Mochiko...

Has Lodge stop making the 5 quart chicken fryer?

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by Hiracer 5 years ago

I don't see it on their website anymore, but you can find it on Amazon fulfilled by Sur La Table, Inc. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00063RWXO/ref=ox_sc_act_title_2?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=A2CTRU...

Commercial deep fryer needed? What do I buy?

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by NicBurns 5 years ago

Hi All, I am looking to buy my firehouse a Commercial deep fryer but I don't no what fryer to get. It needs to be freestanding and gas. I am looking to spend anywhere from $600-$1000. We are usu...

sauté pan that can double as a deep fryer

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by swayinghammock 5 years ago

Hi, can anyone suggest what the best sauté pan might be that can double as a deep fryer? I know people recommend the Lodge cast iron for deep frying, and also a standard wok. But space in my kitche...

deep fryers

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by thew 10 years ago

i have an old(ish) DeLonghi deep fryer, which works fine, but i pretty much never use. Why? because there is no easy way to drain the oil. So i'm thinking about retiring it to the country house and...