Secura 6-in-1 6-Quart Review

Secura pressure cooker review

The Secura 6-in-1 6-Quart pressure cooker can perform the functions of a slow cooker, pressure cooker, browner, steamer, soup maker, and sauté maker all in one machine. It showcases a great innovative design of an electric and stainless steel product.  No wonder many reviewers call it one of the best pressure cookers available.

Every function for this great value pressure cooker is supported by the time-controlled system, and it is featured with a micro-computerizing temperature. It has an easy to read digital display and it has a 24 hour cooking delay timer.

Overview

Features

​Fully functioned cooker.  Everything you need.

Ease of Use

One touch controls. Very intuitive but lacks advanced options.

Value

Proof that  low cost doesn't mean low quality.

Overall

Ideal cooker for a family. Easy to master and a great price.

Features 

The Secura 6-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker comes with a recipe book, rice spoon, user’s manual, a measuring cup, and a stainless steel steam basket.

  • 18/10 stainless steel. Made with this type of steel, the pressure cooker is stronger, easy to clean and ensures that there is sturdiness. It also has a convenient stainless steel lid which makes it easy to hold while not having to worry about getting burnt.
  • Regulator valve. The pressure cooker has a regulator valve on top of the lid that is used to regulate pressure. It also has a floating valve that acts as a pressure level indicator. To use the regulator, you need to dial to the required pressure position to ensure that the food cooks under pressure.
  • Cool touch handles. The handles are designed ergonomically to give you comfort when handling the pressure cooker. The handles are designed to be on both sides of the cooker to ensure that you handle the cooker in the best way possible. The operative handle on the lid gives you the liberty to close and open the pressure cooker with ease.
  • Time controlled system. The pressure cooker is micro-computerized to control the temperature at which the food cooks. There is also a digital display on the cooker that allows you to set the temperature and cook time with ease. You can set the time according to the type of food you are cooking or the time you want it to take.

Key Advantages

  • Easy to clean. The inner part of the pressure cooker is dishwasher safe. Additionally, it is made of stainless steel which is easy to clean. The different part of the pressure cooker can also be separated making it even easier to clean so you can be more effective with your cleaning as you can clean each of the parts separately.
  • Quick and natural pressure release. The pressure cooker has an inbuilt quick pressure release method which is found on top of the lid. You can turn the lid to release the pressure to allow the pressure cooker to cool off. This is helpful for medium textured food. If you want the pressure cooker to cool naturally, you can use the natural release method. This is recommended for the foods that should not be overcooked.
  • Saves time and energy. Food is cooked under pressure hence it takes less time. You can save approximately 40% on time and 40% of energy when you use this pressure cooker.

Things to Watch Out for

Users should note that the pressure cooker sometimes has a problem with the lid sealing. As a result, it can turn on and off occasionally.

Bottom Line

Over 400 rave reviews on Amazon shows the popularity of this pot. Plus it's never easy to figure out how to use a new cooker.  Having such a well written and detailed manual makes mastering your first dishes a breeze.  Proven quality and reliability plus ease of use make this a winner.

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About the Author Chris

I'm a Chef and my name's Chris. I now run a culinary school and consultancy, however my first love was the type of cooking my Mom taught me when I was growing up. That was using a pressure cooker to create delicious, nutritious meals quickly and efficiently. I'm now using this site to pass on my tips and advice to you for buying and getting the best out of your new pressure cooker. Happy Cooking!

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2 comments
Sandra says 12/19/2015

Hi my name is Sandra and I just wanted to drop you a quick note to say that I bought this cooker from Ebay a few months ago but without a warranty. It worked just great. So happy that i bought it.

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    Chris says 12/21/2015

    Hi Sandra. Ebay is good for buying things. but you need to be careful if you are buying without a guarantee. For sure you’ll save money. But it’s always better longterm to play it safe and buy new from a reputable store.

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