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Euro Cuisine YM260 Yogurt and Greek Yogurt Makers

We all love to have a serving of flavored yogurt and invention of yogurt makers has made it very easy to make at home in large quantities. The Euro YM260 Yogurt maker can make 2 quarts of yogurt at a time. This comes as a package of yogurt maker, cotton bag (to strain whey to make cheese), serving bowl, and thermometer.

Key Features

This is a yogurt maker which can be helpful for you if you want to make rich, tasty and thick yogurt at home. The yogurt container lets you make 2 quarts of yogurt at a time (around 64 ounce).  You can use any kind of milk (even soya milk) to make the yogurt and comes with a container which can be used as storage to keep in refrigerator, stainless steel thermometer and a cotton bag to make cheese / Greek yogurt. The timer present on the side of the Euro Cuisine Yogurt maker and Greek Yogurt Maker indicates the times left for the complete fermentation.

Why we purchase this yogurt makers

With this yogurt maker you can make yogurt as well as Greek yogurt. Greek yogurt is made by straining the whey from normal yogurt so that it will become thicker but preserves the sour taste. To make this Greek yogurt the company has included a cotton bag also with the pack so that you can strain the yogurt. The cotton bag has a cord and an opening which makes it easy to hang the bag and strain the yogurt.

The yogurt container is made of BPA free plastic and is safe to use. This pack also contains a serving bowl along with the cotton bag. This kit contains a thermometer (made of stainless steel) so that you can control the temperature while cooking the yogurt. You need only two simple ingredients, yogurt culture and milk. You can use any type of milk; whole, slim, low-fat, pasteurized or raw milk. Just mix the culture with the milk and pour it to the BPA free container and place the two lids. There is a marker on the top glass lid to set the time. You can place the marker to the time (the numbers are displayed on the bottom part of the yogurt makers) wish to keep for fermentation.

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The positives and negatives

Pros:

  • You can make around 64 ounce of yogurt at a time.
  • You get the cotton bag to make Greek yogurt
  • This is a complete package for making and serving the yogurt.
  • The company provides three year warranty and the material used to make the container is BPA free.
  • You can use any type of milk even soya milk.
  • The kit also contains a thermometer which can be used to measure the temperature of the mix.

Cons:

  • Even though you can make 64 ounce of yogurt at a time it is not easy to make different flavors of yogurt.
  • Since this is not electric and does not have any system to stop the fermentation automatically after the time you have to manually check whether the timer has reached 1.

Review:

What is the verdict of this product? Will you purchase this product? Well this depends upon you, but I can tell that this yogurt maker does its fundamental work. You may feel that this is priced a little more but you get accessories in the kit to make Greek yogurt and also a serving bowl. If you do not want to have many facilities with your yogurt makers this is the product for you. You can always do the research before finalizing on this product.

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Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek Yogurt Maker

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.

Features

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.

Best Yogurt Maker

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!