Fagor Pressure Cookers Defined

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The Fagor Pressure Cooker Line

  • 4 to 6 qt sizes = 9" in diameter.
  • 8 to10 qt sizes = 10" diameter.

Empty Weight: 4qt - 7.5lbs, 6qt - 8.25 lbs., 8qt - 10.25lbs., 10 qt - 11 lbs.

Fagor makes 6 pressure cooker lines - Duo, Elite, Express, Futuro, Rapida and Splendid.

Three are made in Spain:

Fagor Duo Pressure Cooker Line -

Fagor Express Pressure Cooker Line -

Fagor Futuro Pressure Cooker Line -

 

Three are made in China:

Fagor Elite Pressure Cooker Line -

Fagor Rapida Pressure Cooker Line -

Fagor Splendid Pressure Cooker Line -

Model

PSI

Shape

Sizes

Available Configurations

Color Code

Rapida - the basic model

Made in China

One 15psi setting

bell

4qt, 6qt, 10qt

Sold separately or in a set. Accessories included only with the 5-piece "2X1 SET" of 4 & 8qt pressure pots with interchangeable pressure lid and tempered glass lid; small steamer basket, wire support trivet, user manual and recipe book.

Green

Splendid

Made in China

One 15psi setting

straight, nesting pots - smaller base of the larger pot fits inside the 4qt for space saving storage

4qt, 6qt, 10qt

Sold separately or in two sets. Accessories included only with the 5-piece "2-IN-1 SET" of 4 & 6qt pressure pots with interchangeable pressure lid and tempered glass lid, steamer basket with wire support trivet, user manual and recipe book

5-piece "MULTI SET" includes: 4& 8qt pressure pots with interchangeable pressure lid and tempered glass lid, large pasta/steamer basket and support trivet, user manual and recipe book.

Purple

Express

Made in Spain

2 settings bell

4qt, 6qt, 10qt

   

Duo

Made in Spain

Two pressure settings:15psi and 8.5psi

straight

4qt, 6qt, 8qt, 10qt

Sold separately or in a set. Accessories included only with the 5-piece "DUO COMBI" set with 4 & 8qt pressure pots, interchangeable pressure lid and tempered glass lid, steamer/pasta basket, wire trivet, user manual and recipe book.

Orange

Futuro - sold exclusively at Williams Sonoma and Bloomingdale

Made in Spain

Two pressure settings: 8.5 and 15psi

bell; nesting pots - smaller base of the larger pot fits inside the 4qt; Short handles for space saving.

6 qt

Sold separately or in a set. Accessories included only with the 5-piece "FUTURO 5-PIECE SET" with 4 & 6qt nesting pots, pressure cooker lid (fits both pots), tempered glass lid (fits both pots) and small steamer basket that also functions as a grater.

Gray

Elite

Made in China

One 15psi setting

straight

4qt, 6qt, 10qt

Sold separately or in a set. Accessories included only with the 5-piece "ELITE SET" with 4 & 8qt pressure pots, interchangeable pressure lid tempered glass lid, pasta/steamer basket with wire trivet, user manual and recipe book.

Maroon

Ucook set

Two pressure settings: 8psi and 15psi

straight; nesting pots - smaller base of the larger pot fits inside the 4qt for space saving.

 

Sold only as a "UCOOK 7-PIECE SET". Accessories include 4 & 6 quart pots, interchangeable pressure lid tempered glass lid, small steamer basket/food grater, large pasta/steamer basket, user manual and recipe book.

Yellow

       

 

 
  • All the Fagor pressure cooker lines have a ten-year warranty and are made of 8/10 Stainless Steel construction with a heavy encapsulated aluminum base, a spring valve mechanism in a dial type format, a pop-up pressure indicator, a lid lock, and a quick release setting on the dial. Works on all gas, electric, ceramic & induction cooking surfaces.

  • Fagor offers a full selection of optional accessory pans and replacement parts. Gaskets are readily available from many reliable on line retailers.

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