Electric Burner

There are two extremely common scenarios where owning an electric burner could become beneficial. The first would be under the circumstances that you are in the middle of cooking a meal and there are no burners available on your stove. The second would be that you are living in a small room or dorm that does not have a stove.

There are different types of electric burners but they all save the same purpose. You can cook anything you would normally on a stove top with the convenience of doing it in a separate area. There are generally no disadvanatages to choosing an electric burner over your stove burner, except for the fact that they are not really fastened in place like a burner on a stove is.

What Is An Electric Burner?
There is no major difference between an electric burner and your typical stove burner, so do not let it confuse you at all. However, an electric burner can serve many purposes so it can be very beneficial to own one of these cooking devices.

An electric burner is basically a coil burner on a stable block that features a power on/off switch, heat control knob, and a power cord. When plugged in and the power is turned on, the device will start to heat up. An electric burner can easily match the heat of a normal stove burner so you can cook anything you would on your stove top.

Advantages Of An Electric Burner
While there is no concrete evidence of an electric burner being being better than the burners on your stove, the electric burners definitely do heat up extremely fast. This is one of the main advantages of using this type of burner as it is very convenient if you need to quickly cook something. Usually electric burners are also designed for the actual burner to be easily removed for cleaning purposes, which is usually a stressful task with a stove burner.

To be honest, an electric burner is simply one or two stove burners taken out and placed in a sitting block. They do the exact same job and are still as effective as stove top burners are, but it is more portable and convenient. Of course there would not be a fan directly above if you do not add one manually, but other than that it is a very convenient alternative to cooking on your stove.

The main reason why buying an electric burner would be optimal is that it is fully portable. If you move from one friend’s couch to another every few weeks you could just throw it in your backpack and use it wherever you go. These are literally the most convenient cooking devices available on the market today.

Sure you could purchase a cooking range, and there is no doubt in the fact that there are some good stove top alternatives on the market. However, for certain situations there is no better alternative than an electric burner. This is especially true if you are living in a small apartment, room, or dorm.

Just look at how many people are living in a motel room or college dorm and have to live off of microwave cooked food. Not only is eating food only cooked in the microwave extremely unhealthy, but you are rather limited on what you can cook. With an electric burner you could easily make a real meal as it is the exact same as owning a stove. The only thing missing would be the ability to bake food which is normally done inside a stove.

Basically the message that is being delivered here is that an electric burner can be very effective in a variety of situations and it can be a great investment. A single or double burner device could run you anywhere from $30 and up depending on the model. It is definitely a small investment in order to be able to cook food on a portable stove top and be able to ignore having a full sized stove in your house.

This Electric Burner Review is Written/Updated on Jul 9th, 2010 and filed under Kitchen Appliances. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

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