The Euro Cuisine GY50 is an instrument which is used to make Greek yogurt or cheese from plain yogurt. Greek yogurt maker is made from plain yogurt by straining the whey from the yogurt. The product will be more thick, rich and creamier than the plain yogurt.
This GY50 Greek Yogurt Maker helps you make homemade Greek Yogurt from the plain yogurt made at home or bought from a store. The container can hold about 2 quarts of curd for straining process. The components of this Greek yogurt maker are made of BPA free materials. When the plain yogurt is strained of the whey, it becomes very thick and creamy such that you can make different flavored cheese yogurt. The GY50 Greek Yogurt maker weighs just 1.5 pounds and the dimensions are 10 x 10 x 5.2 inches.
Why would you purchase this product?
To answer this question you have to look into the features of this product. The yogurt maker is specially made for straining Greek Yogurt. You can use homemade yogurt or the yogurt bought from store. This can only be used to make Greek Yogurt not the normal yogurt. The container and other parts are made of BPA free components so it is safe to use. The upper part of the GY50 Greek Yogurt maker can hold up to 2 quarts of plain yogurt and the strained whey will be collected at the bottom part of the best yogurt maker. You can keep the yogurt maker inside the refrigerator while it is straining.
This is priced less compared to some of the other models. Another value add to this product is the recipe book included with the package. You can now make delicious, Tzatziki (This is a Greek sauce which can be used as a dip for grilled items), salad topping (low calorie), or a sweet dessert using the recipes provided with the pack. It is very easy to make Greek yogurt using this Yogurt maker; you just have to fill the top portion with the yogurt and after some hours you can serve the Greek yogurt with flavors of your choice. The fine mesh yogurt strainer gives you thick, rich and creamy cheese. You may also use the bottom part as a container when you are not straining yogurt.
Pros and cons
This product is simple and is easy to operate. The fine mesh strainer gives you clear, rich and thick creamy Greek yogurt (cheese) servings. The container at the top can hold up to 2 quarts of yogurt at a time which is enough for most of the kitchen requirements for one week. This is affordable and can be kept in the refrigerator when the straining is happening. The components are made from BPA free materials which make it safe to use for a long time.
You just have to be careful about the fine mesh while cleaning since it may tear if you rub it. If you want to have an all in one yogurt maker this will not be the product for you since you will have to buy the best yogurt maker separately.
Review of the product
Well, the verdict of this product is you can buy it if you just want to make the Greek yogurt or has a yogurt maker already at home. Since you can use both homemade and store bought yogurt for straining this is not going to be a problem at all. But with the features this offers it will not be a waste of money if you buy Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek Best Yogurt Maker. Be ready for a creamy rich cheese treat!