I am a fondue newbie. So, this one use electricity with a cord? and the others use candle/gas?
Cuisinart CFO-3SS Electric Fondue Maker
Make your dinner party a success with this Cuisinart electric fondue maker. With this fondue maker and the included eight fondue forks, you can sit around the pot dipping into cheeses and chocolates.
ITEM#: 12211417Make your dinner party a success with this Cuisinart electric fondue maker. With this fondue maker and the included eight fondue forks, you can sit around the pot dipping into cheeses and chocolates.
- Materials: Stainless steel, plastic, electronics
- Capacity: 3-quart bowl
- Settings: Removable temperature control is adjustable for a wide range of recipes
- Dimensions: 14 inches long x 9.5 inches wide x 7 inches high
- Eight (8) fondue forks
- Forks measure 9 inches long
- Forks constructed of stainless steel with composite no-heat handles
|Variable Temperature Control||Yes|
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We just received our Cuisinart Fondue Maker recently but have already used it several times. It's such a fun way to cook, especially when entertaining (our guests love it!). It's extremely simple to use and the heat settings are very consistent (also has even heat distribution), from the lower settings for melting chocolates or cheeses, to the highest settings for cooking small cuts of meat, shellfish recipes, etc. Because of it's quick heating capabilities and versatality, it's especially fun to cook for/with several guests at once. Among it's many features, one of my favorites is it's "retro look" - takes me back further than I care to admit! It's very easy to operate, versatile and a great conversation peice - and of course, Overstock's price was much much lower than the five other websites I checked. No surprise there - thanks again Overstock!!Read More
I was looking for a fondue pot that is easy to regulate in terms of heat, and this fits the bill. The unit is also big enough for a large dinner party. I had 8 and we had plenty of room. Cleaning was easy as well. I bought two - one for broth and one for cheese, and the fondue party was a great success. One hint -- make your cheese fondue ahead of time and then warm it up -- mine was a little runny!Read More
This was a gift to my daughter and she is very happy with it.Read More
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Hi fooklook, the other one are also use electricity on our website. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. Thank you for shopping with us!
How complicated is it to clean?
Hello precious253, to clean thoroughly wash FONDUE POT and FONDUE RING in hot, soapy water or an automatic dishwasher. Rinse thoroughly and dry. To remove stubborn stains, use a nonabrasive cleaner or a nonmetal cleaning pad. CAUTION: Do not use metal scouring pads or harsh scouring powders. Thank you for shopping with us.
Can you make hot oil fondue in this item?
Yes you can.
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