We’ve combined one of the most simple delightful slow cooking techniques that has been used around the globe on every continent for 2,000 years and added the speed of digital technology plus mild sealed pressure to simplify your cooking while intensifying flavor and curating delicate tenderness at once.
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Rice Cooker, Soup Maker, Bean Cooker, Sauce Maker, Pasta Meal Maker, Casserole Maker, Stew Maker, Chowder and Sea Stew Maker, it Roasts Perfect Meats; Chickens, Beef, Ribs, Pork, Loins, Briskets, Bone Broth is Health and Beauty Soup - the "Collagen Machine".
The most versatile kitchen appliance in the world.
5 minutes prep into pot, Set on 30 minutes to 3 hours depending on meal. At the push of a button you can have over a dozen world class cooking techniques at your fingertips and get incredibly succulent results.
Convenient- Dish Saving (Cook, Serve and Store all in one Pot!) - Energy Efficient- Super Easy Clean-up and more versatile than any appliance ever created. It’s meals, side dishes, desserts and more.
YES you could cook all of these foods with the use of pots pans and easily a dozen electric appliances. You COULD. But WHY would you?
TAKES NO LEARNING TO COOK LIKE A CHEF.
Put any ingredients in… a protein like chicken, beef pork, beans rice water in. If this sounds simplistic it is from a cooking perspective yet we’re short on ingredient because we could spend the day listing the things you can cook to perfection.
Add liquid. Any seasonings you use. Oil, butter or not. That’s it.
Hit the button and start now…or set the timer and leave and when you come back you meal is done, warm and tender delicious, nutritious with flavors that have been gently released and meld together. Keep in the nutrition, seal in the flavor.
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A Rice Cooker, Slow Cooker, Digital Steamer plus bonus Yogurt Maker-- VM7900-8 (4 qt / 8 Cup) or VM7900-6 (3 qt / 6 Cup)
Natural, unglazed, highly prized Zisha clay enhances flavors and preserves important nutrients, enzymes, and vitamins in savory soups, hearty stews, grains and legumes. In a VitaClay pot, your food is always free from added non-stick chemical glazes, lead and aluminum contacting your foods. Healthy cookware is our specialty.
VitaClay Smart Organic Multicooker is simple to use and fully programmable. The innovative computerized clay heating technology is a culinary breakthrough. The all-natural clay-cooking bowl promotes uniform cooking. Double lid design creates micro-pressure to maximize steaming quality for tender and flavorful food and cuts slow cooking time and energy usage in half. Your whole meals or side dishes can be made in as little as 30 minutes from scratch.
When it comes to slow cooking, the VitaClay truly lives up to its gourmet name. It QUICKLY comes to a boil four times faster than conventional slow cookers, and then reduces the heat to simmer for the appropriate time. Enjoy multi-program functions for savory stews and soups, pot roast, fluffy rice, brown rice, sweet rice and porridge. Also use our multi-cooker as a vegetable and fish steamer. Plus the yogurt feature doubles as a brown rice germinator. In addition, VitaClay is great for preparing wholesome meals in record time, including bean pots and vegetarian/vegan dishes.
VitaClay is perfect for busy professionals and families who want the healthy nourishment of a home-cooked meal. Includes a recipe booklet featuring 30 plus original international recipes by VitaClay Chef Suzanne. UL listed, FDA, CA Prop 65 and RoHS laboratory approved. 1-year limited warranty.
The unique properties of clay make it ideal for flavor enhanced cooking without added salt, sugar or oils.
Clay is porous. Heat and moisture circulate through the pot during cooking, unlike metal or enamel-lined pots; Clay acts as a natural insulator that holds and absorbs heat to cook foods slowly and evenly bringing out earthy flavors and textures. Naturally thermal, clay cooks 4 times faster and stays warm longer. Cut your energy usage in half.
Clay is alkaline. Clay interacts with acidity in the food, neutralizing the pH balance. Highly acidic foods like tomato sauce will become naturally sweet when cooked in clay. Foods cooked in clay taste more robust with authentic flavors and textures.
Small changes to your diet can make dramatic effects in your overall health. With VitaClay Technology, you can make a host of important changes—all in one– while saving yourself precious time and money.
Natural, unglazed, highly prized Zisha clay infuses flavors and the airtight dual lid seals in flavors and preserves important nutrients, enzymes and vitamins.
With a Zisha clay pot, your food is always free from added non-stick chemical glazes, lead and aluminum.
Soak and sprout whole grains, germinate brown rice, make low temperature probiotic artisan yogurt, simmer vitality enriching bone broths and stews, create mouth-watering one-pot meals, steam seafood and vegetables or make healing herbal infusions. VitaClay brings healthy, natural cookware together with new technology to give you the best of all.
Smart Technological breakthrough:
Fully programmable from 10 minutes to up to 5 hours with 10 minutes increment. Delay timer and automatic Warm allow you to start cooking automatically any time of the day or early morning breakfast without waking up! Easy to read clock and LCD display.
How is vitaclay different from a Pressure cooker and conventional crock pot slow cooker?
A Slow Cooker or Crock Pot can take 8-10 hours to produce decent results.The VitaClay can deliver exquisite results 500% FASTER
VitaClay is not a pressure cooker that will choke out the nutrients and flavors of your food in a puff of steam.
The VitaClay lives perfectly in the space in between. Slight pressure at lower temperature, check in on results like a chef and add produce at the end to ensure freshness and crisp bright colors. You can’t do this in a pressure cooker easily.
Clay is NOT metal, so there is no metal transfer to food.
Clay is naturally alkaline and slow heat allows a full bouquet of flavors to develop.
VitaClay combines the best of both worlds of crock pot and pressure cooker yet delivered a better end cuisine.
Multi-functional Clay cooker:
7 function settings include White rice (Quinoa), Brown rice (Wholegrain, or Wild rice), Sweet rice (Sushi, Sticky), Reheat, Stew (Roast or Steam or Beans, or less liquid cooking), Soup (Broth or more liquid based cooking) and Yogurt(Germinate).
If optimum nutrition and heightened flavor is your goal, VitaClay Chef brings both together with this healthy cookware. The secret is in the centuries-old slow-cooking organic clay pot, combined with a perfectly computerized balance of temperature, fused together to enhance the true flavors and texture that will please the health-conscious, first-timer or pro. This VitaClay Smart Organic Multicooker is a must for artisan grains and heirloom beans or grass-fed beef. Savory bone stocks to rich soups and stews have all the vital nutrients sealed in for you good health.
Whether you’re a busy parent, or busy professionals, making a culinary breakthrough with your vegan, or vegetarian, or gluten free cooking or healthy nourishment has never been easier. Preparing a delicious meal is fast, simple and more nutritive with VitaClay, especially with the hundreds of taste-tempting rice and slow cooker recipes. Essential vitamins and minerals are enhanced when you germinate your brown rice on our artisan yogurt setting.
“Best Slow Cooker” Award – GOOD HOUSEKEEPING
“Our favorite multitasker” – SHAPE MAGAZINE
“Top kitchen picks” – WEIGHT WATCHERS
Features n’ benefits:
Unglazed organic clay bowl enhances the flavor and texture.
Natural clay bowl promotes uniform cooking
Free of toxic metals and non-stick chemical glazescontacting your food!
Slow cooking breakthrough innovation - up to 4 times faster to bring to a boil than conventional slow cookers, then slowly simmer to gourmet perfection, sealing in flavor and retaining texture
Dual-lid design prevent evaporation sealing essential nutrients, vitamins and enzyme.
Easy whole meals are as fast as in 30 minutes
High-fired clay pot with wider temperature shock resistance up to 480 F that enhances longevity.
Fast, slow cooking from 10 minutes up to 5 hours with 10 minutes increment.
50% more cooking efficiency, using as much as 50% less energy.
Extra power to cook larger cuts of meat.
Easy to “Set and Forget it” and a snap to clean-up
Delay timer and Automatically keeps warm for up to 12 hours .
Makes probiotic rich Greek yogurt or yogurt or yogurt cheese
Pre-programmed for savory stews, delicious soups and porridge, white, sweet rice, and brown rice. Extensive food cooking versatility including 30 minute meals, bean pot, pasta dishes, healthy steam andwhole grain rice!
Tested and verified by 3rd party laboratories-UL listed, FDA, CA Prop 65 and RoHS laboratory tested.
What's included: recipe booklet, clay pot, clay lid, lid lifter, stainless steel cooker base, rice paddle and rice measure cup.
Power rating: 120 VAC / 60 Hz / 500-600 Watts
Available sizes: VM7900-8 (4 qt / 8 Cup) or VM7900-6 (3 qt / 6 Cup)
VM7900-8: Dimensions - 16" L x 11.5" W x 9.5" H / Weight - 14.66 lb. Inner pot dimension - 9" x 9" x 5"
VM7900-6: Dimensions - 14.5" L x 10.5" W x 9" H / Weight - 10.95 lbs. Inner pot dimension - 8" x 8" x 4.5"
Products are designed in the heart of silicon valley, California and manufactured in China
TIPS & SHORTCUTS:
Please note: Cooking in VitaClay must have liquid (water or clear broth) to present at all time or no "dry cooking" should be done in any VitaClay pot. Please ensure adequate liquids throughout the cooking cycle, as burning or "going dry" can compromise the integrity of the clay. For detailed direction, click here for our recommended cooking chart.
How long does this cooker take to cook the most slow cooker recipes?In30 minutes to 2 or 3 hours in "Slow cooking" setting!
HOW DO I APPLY THE TIME CONVERSION FROM TRADITIONAL SLOW COOKER RECIPES INTO VITACLAY SMART ORGANIC MULTICOOKER RECIPES?
To convert cooking time from conventional slow cooker recipes into VitaClay ® slow cooking, the rule of thumb is if the conventional slow cooking time is set on ‘high’ for 4 hours (divided by 2), or on ‘low’ for 8 hours (divided by 4), the VitaClay® Rice/Slow Cooker multicooker will only take 2 hours.
How long does this cooker cook chicken? 2 hours for 3-4 pounds of a whole free range organic chicken. Or 30 to 40 minutes for 1 pounds of breast or bone less chicken.
How long does this cooker cook a roast?2.5 to 3.5 hours.
How long should I cook bone broth? Chicken soup or bone broth for 2 to 3 hours on "Soup" setting. Beef bone broth for 4 to 5 hours on "Soup" setting. Let the bone broth settle in "Warm" for additional overnight, or 8 to 9 hours to further gel or create more collagen (optional). Click here to view what a farmer says about
What if I want my foods cooking all day long while I am away from home?VitaClay cooks at 4 X faster than conventional slow cooker. With automatic "Warm" (up to 12 hours) feature, your foods won't be soggy with better texture and it would stay in warm when you are!
How long does this cook for my beans? For soaked beans, liquid ratio is 3 to 1 for cooking 1 to 1.5 hours on "stew", or 4 to 1 for cooking for 2 hours on "Soup" setting. For dry beans, liquid ratio is 6 to 1 to cook for 2-3 hours on "soup".
What's the minimum cooking volume in this stock pot? 1/4 of the pot.
Is the clay pot oven and microwave safe?Yes!
Is the clay potstove-top safe?No.
How to cook "Porridge"in my VitaClay? for rice or grains based porridge, use "soup" to cook 1.5 to 2 hours. Adding milk has to be at serving time as it may cause overflow or food burning.
How do I cook my Steel cut or roll cut oats?Add 1 cup oat and 4 cups water, set on "Stew" for 30 minutes (optional: add 30 minutes in WARM for softer texture and you may add milk to your serving bowl to avoid burnt in pot or overflow). Note: please do not use "Rice cooking" for oatmeal as as burning or "going dry" can compromise the integrity of the clay.
How do I select each cooking function? Continue to press Rice Cooking or Slow cooking key until a proper function is choose, then press "Hour" or "minute" key to choose cooking time within 7 seconds. Within a few seconds, cooker will start cooking immediately. Note: On Rice cooking, you do not need to set on timer as it is fully automatic.
How do I steam my fish or veggies?Add 1 cup of water, a steam tray or a ceramic bowl, load veggies or fish on top. Set on "Stew" for 30 minutes. Another option to steam is to add ingredients on top of rice at last 10 minutes of rice cooking. Let it simmer in "Warm" for additional 10-15 minutes. Note: If you like to steam for an hour, add 2 more cups of water before cooking.
Essenergy, Inc. (Essenergy) warrants their Products against defects in material or workmanship for a period of one (1) year from the date of original purchase, when utilized for normal household use. Essenergy will repair or replace the Product, at its option, at no charge except for shipping and handling. Learn more.
Model VM7900 Manual - For the Chef Gourmet Rice N' Slow Cooker Pro & VitaClay® Smart Multicooker (Updated: 1/15/2020)
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I love my vitaclay pot. Originally, I bought it to replace my rice cooker and make healthier meals. Anyways, I have been making one pot meals in the claypot and loving it. I made chicken, Chinese mushrooms and sausage with rice in this. A one pot meal and it was so good. Have tried making this in the regular rice cooker before and it didn't turn out. I made the beef pot roast tonight. The roast was tender and juicy. All of my previous attempts for cooking pot roast were disasters!! I can open the lid on the vitaclay pot whenever I want, not like the instant pot where you have to de-vent it first. The only thing is I have to be extra careful handling the clay pot since it's a bit fragile. No sudden cold or very hot water on the pot. I just wait till the pot is cooled down before washing it. I have been recommending this to all my friends and family. It's a must have in the kitchen.
Fun way to cook and great appliance
So far I have made a couple of dishes in my new Vitaclay cooker. The brisket recipe was excellent and the meat was tender. I love having the option of being able to cook in a healthier way while actually having even more flavor! This is worth the investment for health and if you love kitchen appliances, this is a fun and tasty way to cook.
Product and company are simply outstanding
I LOVE my VitaClay and am so glad to have something that is non-toxic, has such attention to detail, has clear instructions and recipes on how to use, and is simply one of the best purchases I have ever made. I swear the food tastes better; I'm not sure how, but it does! And, my strong kudos to the customer service department who tended to my needs meticulously and patiently and always went above and beyond to make sure I got the product I wanted. Thank you VitaClay and Customer Service. Best company ever!!
Love it but not for plain rice or sushi rice.
I've only had a chance to make white jasmine rice, sushi rice, congee, and chili verde. I definitely don't like the way the two rice turned out but the congee and chili verde were awesome (didn't even have to bother stirring). I prefer to cook my rice in a Japanese style ceramic rice cooker (turns out perfect every time with a shorter cooking time). Despite the lackluster rice cooking performance, I bought a second Vitaclay VM7900 for larger cooking events.
Such an awesome appliance to have! Cooks perfectly and it being multi-tasking it is such a treat to have in my kitchen!