How do you use Avantco soup warmer?

Adjust the temperature control to settings 8 to 12 for initial warm up. Once the kettle reaches your desired temperature, adjust the temperature control dial to lower settings 1 to 8 for holding and place your bain marie inset inside the kettle. Attach the lid and you are ready to serve!

How do I clean my Avantco food warmer?

Add hot water as necessary. To clean, make sure the unit cools down completely, and then unplug and empty your warmer. Wipe out the interior with a clean, damp cloth. Do not use abrasives or scouring pads to clean this unit and do not immerse the unit in water.

How do you clean the inside of a food warmer?

Clean with a damp cloth and mild detergent solution or window cleaner. Do not use abrasives, scrapers, or cleaners containing chlorine. Rinse with a wet cloth, and dry with clean cloth.

Do you put water in soup warmer?

Do not immerse Soup Warmer in water, as this will cause permanent damage to unit. Use CAUTION always when filling or emptying the warmer with water.

Does a soup kettle need water?

Soup kettles really are simple to operate, although if you’ve never used one before you might be surprised to know that you need to add water to the machine. A soup kettle works by using bain marie style warming to keep food at the perfect serving temperature.

Is Avantco NSF approved?

Many Avantco Refrigeration products are NSF compliant. All of our units are intended for use in a commercial setting, and each product undergoes rigorous testing to meet commercial standards.

Do electric food warmers need water?

Typically, countertop food warmers utilize wet, indirect heat – or a water-bath – to properly heat and hold prepared menu items.

How can I keep food warm without drying it out?

If you don’t have a ‘warm’ setting, just set your oven’s temperature to this setting and wrap food in tin foil before you place it in your oven. Don’t set the temperature too high, or leave your food in too long or it will dry out! Aluminum foil will prevent the food from drying out too much so make sure to use some.

How much water do you put in a food warmer?

Fill your water pan with about one inch of water. The water creates the steam that will keep your food hot.

How do you clean a holding cabinet?

As part of your daily cleaning routine, be sure to wipe down the outside of your food holding cabinets to prevent buildup and cut down on bacteria growth. To polish the stainless steel sections, use dish soap first, then apply vinegar or lemon oil with a soft, clean cloth, making sure to rub with the grain.

How do you keep food warm?

11 Best Tips To Keep Food Warm Without Electricity

  1. Use Aluminum Foil and Towels.
  2. Use a Cooler.
  3. Chafing Dishes.
  4. Insulated Thermos.
  5. Thermal Cooker.
  6. Use Thermal Bags.
  7. Add Hot Water Bottle or Hot Bricks.
  8. Trap The Steam.