Kuhn Rikon 3916 Duromatic Pressure Cooker Reviews

Kuhn Rikon 3916 Duromatic reviewI have been using traditional type of pressure cookers since I started cooking in the kitchen. Truly it has been ages. Lately I had this feeling of using new kind of appliance for my cooking.

That is when I looked for new models of pressure cooker, which will fulfill my all cooking need perfectly. At that time I came across to Kuhn Rikon. The model of Kuhn Rikon’s 3961 Duromatic Pressure cooker met my expectations.

The look of Kuhn Rikon 3961 cooker is very much attractive. The outer look is very elegant indeed. It is not very much tall as a mountain likes All American 921 and Presto 01781 but it is big enough to cook perfectly. It measures 2.75 inches in height. The handle of this pressure cooker is very classy and chic. The handles are black situated in the top. The illustration and the brand name which is written in bold are very attractive. It gives a view that it has been designed well and has a quality that is very high. This pressure cooker is safe enough. Even the Kuhn Rikon Duromatic pressure cooker is certified.

The measurement of the handles is 7.75 inches. Each handle is measured that manner. This pressure cooker has been designed eloquently. Here among the two handles one is long and another is short in purpose. This will improve carrying process and managing the pots. As all the goods have some flaw, I noticed something here too. But if you are conscious enough to avoid that you might find no problem. So, the thing I noticed is if a person standing in front of the larger handle it might tip over and cause an accident. So I started to put the longer handle in the opposite direction where I am standing and it helped me since. Although this pot is heavy enough not to tip off. Yet it is good to make habit that takes precaution to mishaps.

The Kuhn Rikon 3961 pressure cooker consists of a diameter of 8-5/8 inch inside. It can create food for 4-5 people at once. I would like to say that it is small and proportionate to feed a few people. But it is enough for my little family or similar to 21 cups. The inside pot is well designed to measure the correct quantity of liquid for each perfect recipe. This helps me lot when I cook rice. I have been using this best pressure cooker almost a year now and I must say it is working exemplary. Still there is no problem and the outlook is pretty even after frequent uses.

The Kuhn pressure cooker does not hiss or whistle like old pressure cookers that may create nerve problem. When its pressure valve is raised, there is a crimson line that indicates that the cooking manual. First red line determines that 1st level of cooking is achieved; second line determines the 2nd cooking level. So, whoever is cooking has to be careful while cooking.

Kuhn Rikon 3916 Duromatic pressure cooker

Kuhn Rikon 3916 Duromatic

Taking the best possible uses of the pot, I cooked rice, beans, meat, beef stew and mashed potatoes. The pot does not support to cook cranberries, porridge, barley and other indications in the manual. I sterilized even glass milk bottles of baby in the Kuhn Rikon 3916 Pressure Cooker. Mainly I do slow cooking, steam cooking, browning here.  I intend canning in near future, which I haven’t tried yet. The trivet set given while purchasing it is even helpful. That I use to steam my vegetables. It keeps my vegetables perfect.


  • It has chic and stylish appearance. That impression lasts for a long time.
  • It is giving you the guarantee of safety, durability, and provides a great deal of warranty.
  • The cleaning process is really easy.


  • It’s not that suitable for those people who want to set it and forgets it. It needs constant monitoring.
  • Some indications are there not to cook particular dishes in the pot.
  • Some people might find it is out of their budget.

A worthy cooking appliance is really hard to use regularly. But the Kuhn Rikon 3961 Duromatic Top Pressure Cooker made it available for me. I can use it frequently without damaging it. The investment on the Kuhn pressure cooker was not worthless. Hope above Kuhn Rikon Duromatic reviews will help you to understand this pressure cooker.

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