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Instant Zest 8-cup Rice Cooker
Zest 8-cup
This Instant rice cooker is has the following:
  • a Dry rice capacity of 4 cups.
  • pre-programmed settings for cooking foods.
  • automatically switches to warm when finished.
  • comes with a steamer tray, rice spoon, measuring cup, condensation collector.
  • comes with a 1 year warranty.
Description
This Instant rice cooker is has the following:
  • a Dry rice capacity of 4 cups.
  • pre-programmed settings for cooking foods.
  • automatically switches to warm when finished.
  • comes with a steamer tray, rice spoon, measuring cup, condensation collector.
  • comes with a 1 year warranty.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Rice cooking

Rice cooking

Based on how well it cooked both 1 cup and 3 cups of rice.

 /  5
Convenience

Convenience

Based on programming, display type, accessories and other factors.

 /  5
Controls

Controls

Based on how easy it is to read and set the controls.

 /  5

About

The Instant Zest 8-cup is part of the Rice Cookers test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Rice Cookers models like the Zest 8-cup are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Rice cooking Based on how well it cooked both 1 cup and 3 cups of rice.

Convenience Based on programming, display type, accessories and other factors.

Controls Based on how easy it is to read and set the controls.

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