by sheer color theory, sheer white or soft pastel tone appliance would fit well into the kitchen but as told from the Global fashion trend group : style evolves and comes back every decade . even so, who could have imagined black electric rice cooker is the newest best-seller on the Korean Peninsula ~
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above an example of Cuchen WHQ-CT1004ID Electric Rice Cooker for 10 people introduced October 2011
engulfing the latest technology with multiple diamond coating for a whopping W490,000 at larger discount on-Line stores 0o0 Ouch Pow  ! Jesus, why dont’ya simply get a pan and boil the rice in water ???

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[ Development and Evolution of Modern Rice Cookers ]
Electric Rice Cookers have turned Electronic and Pressurized : and its price-tag goes up respectfully,

  1. while originally heated from the bottom
  2. when recent ones put surrounded heat except yhe top-side,
  3. becoming speaking machines some-where along the way
  4. eventually enabling various cleansing options
  5. and some come with extra rock or titanium pans .. to use depending on what you feel like having today

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[ Korean Electric Rice Cooker Vocabulary ]
knowing the common used words in advertisement or product information is imperative, because manufacturers have stuck a snazzy name to (hopefully) each specification making it sound as if it is unique to their brand ..

  • top-cap Rubber Ring : called “Gomoo Ppaking” is the mechanical life of a cooker, short of all electronics,
  • Energy Efficiency Level : given to all household electronics especially refrigerators and air conditioners showing how much electricity it will use on normal usage,
  • MyCom Style : is the Korean catch-phrase for “computer-controlled” that the operation sensor will be automatic,
  • Pressure Cooker : the largest step in cooker technology shortening cooking time from 30 minutes to almost half in 17,
  • IH Pressure System : heat is put from sides also for more full, even cooking, further shortening cooking time to 13 minutes
  • Detacheable Top : this means you can take out the top cover of the inner pan to clean,
  • Automatic Cleansing : a life-span of an electric rice cooker depends largely on ridding of liquid and its dried remains . recent models have come to do this for you to some extent .
  • Titanium Coating : the latest in pan coating for higher models making it more durable,

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[ Electric Rice Cooker Price Range in South Korea ] as of New Years 2012

  • normal for 10 people stays well below W70,000
  • pressure cooker for 10 pers. W120,000 ~ 170,000
  • IH pressure cooker for 10 p.over W220,000

the old-riche prefered classic Japanese Zojirushi which could be had in South Korea for about 50% more than local counter-parts, but now long~ given-in to pizzazz catch-phrase advertisement wordings from Korean manufacturers, for it would seem a rice cooker would do ALL that iPhone and iPad combined will, long~ before the latter’s existence, aside from making phone calls 0o0

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[ Rice Cooker Size ]

Electric Rice Cookers come in increments for 3, 4, 6, 8 or 10 people .
and should be chosen for numbers that most nearly represent your actual family and NOT to get ready for that largest party you only have once in a while .

also interesting to note that the above rice cooker sizes reflects family-living trends of that era .
in South Korea it rose for a moment over the Millennium and is again on the down-trend, meaning those for smaller families available //

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