The name Presto is one of the more respected when it comes to grills and griddles thanks to their combination of elegant design and simple controls. A Presto griddle is also one that is very well made and built to last for a long time. Their latest entry, the Presto 07211 Liddle Griddle is another in the line that intends to live up to the reputation that the company has been building for quite some time.
However, does this particular griddle really offer the right features that meet the needs of cooks in kitchens around the world?
The overall design of the griddle is typical of many models from Presto in that it’s the style, appearance, and quality that is emphasized and not the number of features. However, this unit does offer some excellent aspects that make it worth considering for your kitchen.
-Crafted from cast aluminum
-Temperature range from 0 to 400F degrees
-Built-in channel to catch drippings
-Fully submersible when heat control is removed
There are certain a number of benefits to owning this particular unit, especially if you are looking for a simple, elegant griddle to act as an emergency stove or to help prepare certain types of meals.
Large Cooking Surface: While compact in overall design, the cooking surface is still a respectable 8.5” x 10.5” which makes it large enough to cook two pretty good size steaks or four fried eggs if you desire. This means that you can cook a wide variety of meals on the unit.
Submersible: The easy to detach heating control means that you can fully wash the griddle and not have to worry about ruining the unit itself. This makes clean-up a snap as you can simply dunk the griddle into warm, soapy water once you have removed the heating control.
Even Heat Distribution: Because the griddle is crafted from cast aluminum, you can rest assured that it will heat the surface evenly so that you get well cooked meals time and time again. Plus, the aluminum cast material means that it will last for a very long time under normal use conditions.
There are very few, if any disadvantages outside the design of this griddle. It does only have one cooking surface and temperature control, but that is what makes it work so well when you need an extra place to prepare meals.
For those who are looking for a simple, elegant griddle, then the Presto 07211 Liddle Griddle is perfect for your needs. The griddle itself is very well designed so that you can prepare all types of meals on its easy to clean surface. It can also be stored easily and brought out when you need to make a light, quick meal or when you need to prepare more food than expected because guests have come over.
This is also a great emergency replacement grill in case your stove goes out because it can fill in admirably thanks to its cooking space and easy to use controls.