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If you're sick of cooking, I'm here to tell you that you're far from alone: After months spent making my own meals at home, I’ve just about had it with the oven and the stove. If you’re feeling the same way I do, there’s one device left to turn to as your saving grace, however: the pressure cooker. These handy machines let you pop your ingredients in and forget about it as they do the heavy lifting to cook your food—all without overheating. And right now, you can get one of our favorite models, the Crock-Pot Express 6-Quart Multi-Cooker, for half off its usual retail price.
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Regularly priced at $99.99, this machine is marked down to $49.99 right now at Kohl’s, matching some of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen on the Express, which can pressure cook, slow cook, brown/sauté, boil, simmer and steam. In testing, it was not only user-friendly, it passed every single test we put it through. So impressed were we with this machine—our current best value pressure cooker champion—that it once held the coveted Editor's Choice badge for best overall pressure cooker before being knocked out of the top spot by the InstaPot Ultra 10 ($211.99).
For starters, its got a 6-quart interior pot with a non-stick coating that not only made cooking a breeze, it cut down on cleanup time, too. We also loved its fool-proof buttons, which are clearly marked by food type (choose from rice/risotto, poultry, and more). Other little extras, like the option it offered to manually adjust both the temperature and the pressure (choose between “high” and “low”) and the air-tight locking lid, which slid on perfectly every time, also sealed the deal for us as far as its high ratings went.
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It comes with a recipe book, steaming rack, a serving spoon and a one year limited manufacturer’s warranty.
Prices were accurate at the time this article was published but may change over time.
This article originally appeared on Reviewed.com: Crock-Pot Express: Get This top-rated multi-cooker for a steep discount