Bakery "Panasonic 2502": reviews, opinion of buyers, features
In Russia bread making is traditionally popularand baking at home. Modern culinary enthusiasts often use for this purpose special bakery, presented in the market of household appliances in a wide range. Among the leading manufacturers of this type of device is Panasonic. One of the most popular models of breadmakers manufactured by a Japanese company is the Panasonic SD-ZB2502. It is also common and Russified its name - bread maker "Panasonic SD 2502". What is the specificity of this device? What do its owners who have experience using the device write?
What is the bread maker
First, we will study the specifics of the devicestype. The bread maker in this context is a miniature, sized, comparable to a pan, device, which is intended for making baked goods when using electric heating. Often this type of device is equipped with useful auxiliary functions - for example, dough mixer, timer.
Almost all modern bread makers havebuilt-in programs that are adapted to the release of a specific type of product - bread, French baguettes, donuts, etc. As for the most modern devices, which also includes the Panasonic 2502, they can also include programs that are not directly related to baking products from flour. For example, those that presuppose the preparation of jam.
With the help of the bread maker,products lasts about 2-6 hours. Everything depends on the specific recipe, as well as on the quality of the ingredients. Many of the models of bread makers can bake products in an accelerated mode. As a rule, in the process of making bread, various ingredients can be added to the device to give the products a special taste.
Breadmakers from Panasonic are characterized byoptimal combination of price and functionality. Also, the products of the Japanese brand are characterized by exceptional reliability. It can also be noted that Panasonic offers its customers a wide range of breadmaker modifications. So, lovers of home baking can always purchase an inexpensive, but at the same time, a sufficiently functional device.
Now let's move on to studying the features of the Panasonic 2502 device. First, let's look at the characteristics of the device. Then we explore the features of its functions, as well as user feedback.
Baker "Panasonic 2502", reviews about whichwidely distributed on the pages of online stores specializing in the sale of household appliances, and thematic online portals, has the following main characteristics.
The power of the device is 550 W. The bread maker is designed for baking loaves weighing up to 1250 grams. It provides 12 programs for preparing various types of baking, including, for example, cupcakes. It can be noted that the device has a stylish, spectacular design. The case is made of stainless steel, which has a high degree of resistance to mechanical damage. The baking dish has a diamond-fluoride coating, which also improves the quality of the device.
The device is controlled by means of a specialpanel with a large display. Among its components are two dispensers: for yeast and for adding the necessary ingredients to the dough (these can be, for example, nuts). One of the most notable features of a breadmaker is the microprocessor, which controls the temperature during the preparation of bread. Among other useful functions of the device - protection against voltage failures.
What can I bake?
What kinds of products can a bread maker make?"Panasonic 2502"? Reviews about the functionality of the device - the most positive. The fact is that with the help of this device you can bake bread, muffins, baguettes, sweets, as well as non-yeast and gluten-free products. Among the most useful functions of the device is kneading the dough, as well as choosing the color of the crust. There is also an interesting program, using which, you can prepare fruit in syrup.
Attractive design - among the undeniableadvantages that the bread maker "Panasonic 2502" possesses. Feedback from many users confirm this. The device, as we already noted above, is made of stainless steel. The coating of the bakery is polished. The device comes in two basic colors - steel and black. The device is equipped with a rectangular display, near which are located control keys. The device is placed on special legs, which give the device a stable position on the table.
Compactness is another noteworthy attribute,which has a bread maker "Panasonic 2502". Feedback from the owners of the device confirm this. So, the height of the device is only 383 mm, width - 256 mm, and depth - 389 mm. Weighs at the same time the bread maker is not very much - 7.6 kg.
Features of the bread maker
Let's consider specificity of some possibilitiesdevice. As we already noted above, the bread maker has two convenient dispensers. The first one is used to add various additional ingredients in the baking process. Its capacity is about 150 grams. Another dispenser is designed to add dry yeast to bread. Its capacity is about 12 grams. The duration of the bread making process with the help of the device depends on the recipe and can vary greatly - from 2 to 6 hours. You can also use the accelerated cooking mode or normal.
The bread maker, as we noted above, canmake baking through 12 different programs. Each of them involves following a certain recipe. Apart from the main programs, the device is adapted to baking single-grain bread, as well as products that do not contain gluten or yeast.
Also, the bread maker includes 10 programs, usingwhich are carried out kneading test. In this case, there are appropriate algorithms adapted to the preparation of bakery products, as well as those using which prepare an unleavened dough for ravioli and vareniki or yeast for pizza. The uniqueness of the breadmaker is that, among other things, it is able to prepare a delicious jam, as well as, as we noted above, fruit with syrup, according to a special recipe.
We will study, what remarkable functions the device from Panasonic possesses.
First of all, it should be noted thatbread maker special timer. With it, you can put the baking process on hold for 13 hours. You can, for example, program the cooking at night and at the same time set the automatic addition of the necessary ingredients to the bread by means of a dispenser. Another remarkable feature of the breadmaker is the preservation of the finished baked product warm.
The owner of the device from Panasonic can setthe desired size of a loaf of bread. There are three possible options when working with this function: the choice of a large loaf - from 1 to 1.25 kg, medium - about 800 grams, and small - about 600 grams. As we already noted above, the bread maker also allows you to set the desired color of the crust: it can be light, dark or corresponding to the average degree of bread baking.
Let us consider what analogies are present in the device under consideration.
Among them - the bread maker "Panasonic 2511".In general, its characteristics are very similar to model 2502. But the programs of the bread maker "Panasonic 2511" has more - 14. It can also be noted that this device has the function of accelerated baking.
It is sufficiently close in functions to model 2511the bread maker "Panasonic 2512". The most important is its difference in terms of features: the maximum weight of baking can be 1250 grams. It can also be noted that the Panasonic 2512 bread maker is not made of plastic, like the 2511 model, but of metal - like the 2502th.
What other options are closest tocharacteristics to the 2502nd? Probably, the "Panasonic 2501" bread maker is one of them. In general, the device has similar capabilities, but it has a plastic housing. Just like device 2511, the bread maker "Panasonic 2501" has the function of accelerated baking.
Which of the analogues of the model 2502 is much cheaperthis device? Among them - the bread maker "Panasonic 2500". It has, in principle, similar capabilities and costs about 7500 rubles. While the model 2502 - about 10 900 rubles. The bread pan "Panasonic 2500" has a plastic casing and 11 baking programs.
All these models are now actively soldin Russia. But there are modifications of bread makers, which are rarely available on sale, but, nevertheless, deserve attention. Among them - the bread maker "Panasonic 255". It has 9 programs, and the same functions as the 2502, but there is no support for baking French baguettes. Very similar to model 255 bread maker "Panasonic 257".
Price of breadmakers
Let's try to rank those devices from"Panasonic", which are now actively sold in Russia, at a price. The most expensive model is 2512. It costs about 14 500 rubles. Then follows the model 2511. It can be bought for about 11 900 rubles. A little cheaper will cost the modification we are considering - 2502, it costs about 10 900 rubles. The Panasonic SD 2501 is a little cheaper: its purchase will cost about 9700 rubles. Produced and sold in Russia is also such a version as the 2510. Its price is about 8800 rubles. The most affordable model is 2500. As we already noted above, it costs about 7500 rubles.
We see that there is a largea variety of models, within which the bread maker "Panasonic" is produced. The price of the device may also vary considerably. But this makes the products of the Japanese brand available to all comers, regardless of the budget.
The opinions of owners are another important aspect, inwhich we will be interested in the bread maker Panasonic 2502. Feedback from users of the device - the most diverse. They concern the quality of bread, the convenience of using the device and its functions, as well as the reliability of the device. Let us consider them in more detail.
Reviews: quality bread
Users of bread makers note that bakedwith its help bakery products - of excellent quality. If, of course, follow the appropriate recipes. It is important that all ingredients are not expired, and ideally - the freshest (especially for the components of the test).
The possibilities of the stove, as the owners notedevices, allow you to put the most daring experiments on the allocation of baking original flavor tints. Baking is qualitative, judging by the reviews, regardless of the particular variety - whether it's shaped bread or French baguettes. The Japanese bread maker perfectly copes with its tasks-its owners are sure.
Reviews: usability and features
Positive opinions are also expressed in relation toease of use of the device. So, in the kit, in which the bread maker Panasonic is supplied, the instruction is mandatory, and it is, as the owners of the device note, sufficiently detailed. Using the device is carried out without significant difficulties.
As for the variety of functions, the bread makeralso characterized by positive feedback. People are impressed by a large number of programs, the convenience of dispensers, the presence of a timer, as well as various additional features of the device - such as, for example, kneading dough or making jam.
Some users note that the bread maker,despite the sufficiently high power, consumes relatively little energy in the calculation for the production of one loaf of bread. Apparently, the device implements certain energy-saving algorithms.
Easy operation is another importantCharacteristics of the device, according to many owners of the bread maker. Literally, during the very first cooking of bread, you can master the basic functions of the device. In this context, the instruction is often praised - for clarity and a detailed description of the process of using the bread maker.
Among the shortcomings of the device, notedowners, - the lack of a power button. That is, power is supplied to the device by connecting its wire to the outlet. However, in practice, as many users note, this is not so inconvenient.
Positive attitude of the owners of the bread makerand expressing its reliability. In principle, the fact that the Japanese brand produces reliable products, in itself is not a sensation. But the bread maker is among the most technologically sophisticated products. It works at a high temperature and is associated with cooking, which requires high demands on its environmental friendliness and hygiene.
All these criteria baker, as notedusers, corresponds. The device operates without significant disruptions, provided, of course, its adequate operation: in accordance with the provisions of the instruction, as well as following the recipes for making bread.
It can be noted that this type of feedback -with respect to the functions, convenience and reliability of the device - are also true for analogs of the device, in particular, the modification of the 2502. This indicates that the brand Panasonic keeps the brand of the supplier of reliable devices also in the segment of bakery.