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Pro Fast frying
Compared to oil-less fryers the frying process is very short. Only needing about 3 minutes per pound.
Pro Possible to fry a very large turkey
The frying basked easily accommodates turkeys up to 20 pounds, so it will be hard time to find a turkey that will not fit in this fryer.
Pro Practical safety features
The unit features safety features like a magnetic electrical cord that detaches if someone pulls or tips on the wire, thus preventing tipping the fryer over. Furthermore, the fryer has basket drain clips and a lifter that reduces the risk of burning yourself with hot oil.
Pro Easy to clean
The fryer has an oil drain valve that allows to dispose the oil without needing to flip the fryer over. This makes the oil changing process less messy. Additionally the pot, basket and lid are dishwasher safe.
Pro Built-in timer
You can set the cooking time to avoid a situation where you forget about the fryer working and you overdo the turkey.
Con Long pre-heating time
It takes more than half an hour to preheat the large quantity of oil.
Con Short warranty period
The fryer only is covered with a manufacturer’s warranty for 90 days. A very short period of time compared to other fryers that have 1 or even 5 year warranties.
Con Expensive to use
Compared to oil-less fryers, you have to put oil in it that costs money. Depending on how frequently you use it you have to drain and fill up 2 gallons of oil every now and then.