Zojirushi NHS-06 3-Cup (Uncooked) Rice Cooker
The NHS-06 is very easy to use as it is stripped of all the bells and whistles you would normally find in Zojirushi rice cookers. It makes the process required to cook rice as simple as pushing down a single switch.
Zojirushi NHS-06 3-Cup (Uncooked) Rice Cooker, White (-WB)
The Zojirushi rice cooker is relatively expensive because it uses the latest technology and has a lot of innovative rice cooker features and functions. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have a Zojirushi rice cooker if you’re on a budget.
Zojirushi offers the perfect model for those who are looking for an inexpensive rice cooker to invest in – the Zojirushi NHS-06. This model is for those who are looking for a device that will help them cook every day without all the difficult buttons and complicated technology.
The NHS-06 is very easy to use because it removes all the features commonly found in a Zojirushi rice cooker. It makes the process needed to cook rice as easy as flicking a switch. Simply place your ingredients in, press the switch, close the tempered glass inner lid, and wait for the cycle to finish. The switch will automatically pop back to prompt the keep warm function, keeping the rice warm for hours.
The NHS-06 is fairly basic, but comes with everything you need for a simple cooking experience. It has.
Non-stick pan – easy to clean and more durable, preventing scratches so you can enjoy it for longer
Induction heating inner pot – balances internal heat for even, perfect cooking and prevents rice from burning on the bottom of the pot You can also purchase a Zojirushi rice cooker replacement pot for this model.
Stay-cool knobs and handles – Easy to move and transport without worrying about contact with hot surfaces.
Tempered glass inner lid – this allows you to monitor the cooking process and check the condition of the rice without having to open the lid and interrupt the cooking cycle.
Easy to clean, with stainless steel exterior and interior – this saves you time and effort not only when cooking, but also when cleaning.
Compact and affordable, this stove is sure to be a hit with users – especially those who live alone or have small families. It has a 3-cup capacity for raw rice and holds 6 cups of cooked white or brown rice. If you’re looking for an NHS-06 counterpart with a larger cooking capacity, this model is also available in 6 and 10 cup capacities.
The NHS-06 is the simplest but still very useful rice cooker for the different types of rice you like, and tops our list of the best small rice cookers and cheapest rice cookers.
- Easy-to-use single switch control
- See-through glass lid with stay cool knob
- Stay cool handles for easy transport
- Durable nonstick inner cooking pan
- Every Zojirushi rice cooker comes with a plastic measuring cup. This cup has a capacity of 6-ounces, or about 3/4 of a U.S. measuring cup. The capacity of the rice cooker is counted in these 6-ounce cups of uncooked short grain white rice. One 6-ounce cup of raw rice makes about 2 to 3, 6-ounce cups of cooked rice
- Small and compact
- Single switch control
- Stay cool handles
- Durable non-stick inner pot
- Easy to use and budget-friendly
- Best for busy individuals and solo dwellers
- Simple rice cooker
- Lack of menu settings
- Lack of innovative features
- Not best for professionals