Kitchen hobs and their innovation and application in modern Indian kitchens

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Kitchen hobs and their innovation and application in modern Indian kitchens Photo by Chirag Dutta

A hob is a traditional or modern accessory that acts as a surface, bench or projection in which heating of food items can be performed. It’s known by a number of terms all over the world, including hotplate, cooktop, oven surface etc.

Traditional hobs were used in European countries in the 18th and 19th centuries as oven hearths used for heating food items, especially during winter. With technology, innovation and improvements in material production, they have come to mean a wide variety of cooking surfaces. They can be manufactured from everything from stainless steel, to glass, to ceramics.

Energy savings, time taken to heat food, ease of syncing with other kitchen elements etc. are various aspects that a customer should keep in mind while choosing hobs. Indian cooking features specific elements required for the heating process, and ingredients need to be heated at the right temperature and using a suitable flame. Sometimes, Europe-constructed hobs aren’t suitable for Indian cooking, and a great variety of India-specific specimens has thereby come across in the Indian market.

Gas hobs are ideal for daily kitchen work, especially in Indian kitchens where exact temperatures are highly desired. In today’s stressful working lives, they also warm food and keep it ready for consumption without losing any nutritional quality. It’s highly needed for these devices to be safe, reliable and handy, especially in Indian cooking.Today’s sophisticated hobs ensure low energy emissions while taking care of high efficiency in terms of cooking.Contemporary technology has enabled a highly convenient and safe atmosphere in which Indian cooking can be performed with ease, elegance and reliability.

Modern hobs have highly beneficial additional features, like flame failure warning systems and pollution-removing devices. This technology is an essential aspect in making cooking enjoyable, economical and faster in terms of time. In modern times, they feature a beautiful blend of style, functionality and economy. They are easy to clean, self-hygienic and not very difficult to maintain. The perfect hob must never forget that practicality is of the utmost importance in the kitchen, when it comes to cooking and maintenance. . It also needs to feature controls that regulate optimum safety for the user and for the device itself, and can be made in multiple burner combinations that suit the individual requirements of any kitchen.

Elica has specialized in constructing a contemporary assortment of kitchen hobs that are impeccable for Indian cooking, and also serve as a user-friendly surface for Indian cooks to perform their duties in. They also arrive with numerous safety sensors to ensure that the Indian kitchen is always an enjoyable and safe place for cooking.
Elica’s continuous research in the perfect blurring of boundaries between functionality and design has led to the creation of some of the most state-of-the-art hobs in the world. Whether it’s uniquely blown glass, or techno polymer smooth surfaces, the elegantly polished steel or even the detailed filters existing in the micro-perforated steel, it uses materials that strive for a flawless performance in cooking.

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Elica has specialized in constructing a contemporary assortment of kitchen hobs that are impeccable for Indian cooking.


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