Zojirushi BB-CEC20 Home Bakery Supreme will deliver you a perfectly baked, horizontal bread every time you use it. Moreover, thanks to its several features and functions it comes with, it can make several bread specialties and jams, thus providing you with multiple uses in your kitchen.
Easy to use, it comes with 2 blades to make sure the ingredients are mixed thoroughly, regardless of the recipe you select. Even more, it comes with a pre-heat cycle that will prepare the machine beforehand, and a 13-hour delay timer, that will allow you to set it up according to your schedule.
It comes with an Auto Shut-off function which will make sure to turn the unit off, according to what setting you’re using, or as soon as the bread has finished backing, thus saving you money in the long run. Moreover, thanks to the quick baking cycle, the baking time is reduced to 2 hours, making it an excellent choice whenever you’re in a hurry, but you still long for that freshly baked bread aroma.
|BB-CEC20 Spec Sheet|
|Dimensions||17” x 8” x 12”|
|Bread Size Options||1|
|Crust Color Options||3|
|Delay Timer||13-hour delay|
|Dual Kneading Blades|
Thanks to its menu settings, you can easily prepare several types of bread – white, wheat, quick – sourdough starter, dough, cake, and even jam. Even more, it can memorize your 3 favorite recipes, thanks to its homemade menus, thus you can prepare them any time you want. It offers an evenly-baked bread type, with an appetizing shape and crust, which you can personalize to your liking, since it has 3 crust shades available.
The Sourdough Starter setting will be able to prepare it in a little over 2 hours, while a regular bread cycle lasts around 3 hours. For a gluten-free bread, you have to select the Whole Wheat Cycle, but it lasts a little bit longer because it takes more time to knead heavier flour while rye or wheat. Moreover, it can prepare meatloaves and chocolate cakes, as well as healthy jam, anytime you want, as it is capable of both kneading and baking your cake dough.
Zojirushi BB-CEC20 comes in white and black color, with stainless-steel finishes that will make it compatible with all types of kitchen décors and styles. It measures 17 inches in width, 8 inches in depth and 12 inches in height, and it is a bit on the heavy side as it weighs 20 pounds. The LCD control panel includes a screen with time-display, while the window it comes with lets you watch the backing process. The pan is coated with a non-stick layer, which provides you with easy cleaning while allowing the rectangular 2-pound soft, and fluffy bread to come out nicely and easily.
It might be a bit louder than other models as it works, but it’s nothing to worry about, especially because the noise is not followed by a movement that would make the unit walk on the counter. Additionally, once you get the hand of it, it is easy to use, practical and very convenient. It comes with measuring accessories – spoons and cups, to help you adjust the ingredients according to the recipe, and an instruction manual with CD to get you through the entire set-up process. You will also get a bamboo cutting board and a great bread knife.
As with many other appliances it creates, Zojirushi provides a 1-year warranty for this particular model, and you have the possibility to extend it for a certain amount of money. You also receive full customer support on the manufacturer’s official website, via email or phone, so you can find quick answers to your questions.