Presto Aluminum Pressure Cooker

Available in 4-, 6- and 8- and 23-quart models, a Presto aluminum pressure cooker is but one option offered by this manufacturer of small kitchen appliances. One the best ways to prepare low-calorie meals is to use a pressure cooker, a sealed cooking vessel that works 3 to 10 times faster than traditional cookware. Pressure cookers help to preserve the taste of the food, trap nutrients in, and more. Usable on any type of oven range, from gas and electric to regular and smooth tops, a Presto pressure cooker is an affordable acquisition every kitchen needs.


Constructed out of durable, highly conductive aluminum, a Presto pressure cooker includes a fully sealed top with pressure/steam release valve. A regulator ensures that the optimal pressure level is constantly maintained during use, while the cover lock indicator tells that the seal is made and the cooking vessel is ready for use.

Features and Use

Made of heavy-gauge aluminum, use a Presto pressure cooker to can foods or perform all manner of cooking tasks. The strong, warp-resistant aluminum ensures a long life, while the easy-to-read pressure gauge lets the user know precisely where the cooker is set. A cooking rack and instruction booklet are included with every Presto model.