Gourmia GSV550 9 Qt Sous Vide Water Oven Cooker Review

Ever since the Gourmia debuted its first products, it has been  a go-to brand for cooks around the globe. Headquartered in Brooklyn, NY, the company is passionate about manufacturing high-quality cooking tools such as the Gourmia GSV550, to help people have a healthy lifestyle on a daily basis. The GSV550 9 Qt Sous Vide Water Oven Cooker with Digital Timer and Temperature Controls is the latest cooking appliance from Gourmia that has gotten praise from sous vide enthusiasts. With it, you can create delicious sous vide recipes.

For those of you who are not familiar with this cooking method, sous vide is a method of food preparation by partial cooking and then vacuum sealing your food in waterproof pouches. When you want to complete the cooking process, you immerse these pouches in the sous vide machine, which is filled with heated water.

Cooking this way helps keep the nutrients in your food, as well as the moisture and texture. It comes with many benefits that can help those who often find themselves in the kitchen, create delicious food in a short period of time. Even though it has a positive buzz surrounding it, it doesn’t hurt to review it to find out just how great this product really is, hence this review.

Gourmia GSV550 Features

The Gourmia GSV550 water oven has several features that help make a great difference in how you cook food. It comes with SimpleSet technology, making the world of sous vide a great one to enjoy with your family, as you will be able to prepare your favorite sous vide recipes, both entire meals or a main course.

It has a large back-lit LCD that displays temperature, and a digital timer, as well audio alerts for temperatures and time so that you can always be on track while cooking. The temperature can be regulated between 45° and 90°C.These features, in particular, are very difficult to find on similar sous vide cookers that are on the market at the moment. The multi-use lid that comes along with it can also be used as a drip tray.  This unit also has a rack for multiple pouches and has a 9 Qt. interior foot print.

Pros

Many people believe that oven cookers are very heavy and take up too much space in the kitchen, and thus, they tend to avoid them. This is true when it comes to some oven cookers, but with the Gourmia GSV550 9 Qt Sous Vide Water Oven, this is not the case. This unit only weights 1 pound and it doesn’t take much space in the kitchen.

The brushed stainless steel exterior is insulated to provide a noiseless operation and help maintain a consistent cooking temperature at all times. Another positive about this appliance is that it is extremely affordable and comes with a free recipe book.

Cons

Gourmia has become well-known in the industry for providing quality products, and this unit is not the exception; there’s nothing negative to say about it. The only problem that you might face is that feeding a large crowd with food cooked in this sous vide machine might be difficult.

Conclusion

It’s perfectly clear that the GSV550 9 Qt Sous Vide Water Oven Cooker by Gourmia is a fantastic cooking tool, one that deserves all the positive reviews that it has been receiving from consumers who are already putting it to good use. If this model suits your budget and desired capacity, go ahead and check out the Gourmia GSV550!