An air fryer, also known as an oil-free fryer, is an appliance that allows you to cook food in a healthier way compared to traditional fryers since, although they do not fry in the conventional sense, they they use hot circulating air to cook food.
Its use has been spreading in recent years, which is why there is a growing number of manufacturers that are committed to this type of product, as is the case with Panasonicwhich has announced its entry into this segment with the arrival of two models full of technological advances.
Panasonic Airfryer NF-CC600 and NF-CC500, technical characteristics
Panasonic has advanced the arrival for this season of the new Airfryer NF-CC600 and NF-CC500two models that according to the brand “work like small ovens that reduce energy consumption and cooking times.”
The cooking time of both air fryers ranges between 1 and 60 minutes and the temperature range that they can reach between 80°C and 200°Ccounting both with a power of 1400Walthough they differ in terms of the capacities of the cooking baskets.
So, we have 6 liters on the CC600 model and a capacity of 5 liters in the case of the CC500. Of course, both have Dual Thermal Cycle technology, developed to offer uniform upper and lower heating, and with 360º baking that promises more uniform cooking in less time.
Among its advanced technical characteristics, the incorporation of a water tank which allows for the addition of mild steam during the air frying process. This is how the surface of food is hydrated to improve the crunch by increasing the amount of moisture in the air fryer, which the manufacturer says can help the hot air conduct more heat and distribute it more evenly for improved crispiness.
The control of the fryers is centralized from a screen with different modes and functions, to which is added a LED touch panel with 11 preset menu icons (Chicken, Fish, Seafood, Steak, Sausage, Vegetables, Potatoes, Pizza, Cake, Fries and Toast on CC600 and NF-CC500 are Chicken, Toast, Seafood, Steak, Meatballs, Vegetables , Potatoes, Pizza, Cake, French fries and Dried fruit)
In addition, both present viewing window resistant to high temperatures that allows you to control cooking comfortably. There is also an interior display light that can be turned on when needed to ensure proper cooking.
Price and availability
The Panasonic’s new air fryers They will arrive this season, although the manufacturer has not yet set official sales dates or prices for these products.
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