A Rice Cooker For Less Than $17

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Cheap Rice Cooker

We know…this is supposed to be a site focused on Sanyo rice cookers.  So…why are we featuring an Aroma rice cooker here?  Simply because this is a deal on a cheap rice cooker is so good we just had to bring it to your attention.

This is a basic rice cooker of course, no fancy porridge settings or tofu making features or anything like that.  It is a rice cooker and steamer so that offers a lot of cooking possibilities.  But for a cheap rice cooker at less than $17 you can’t really expect a rice cooker that’s going to wake you up in the morning with a fresh loaf of bread. But, you can get a good basic rice cooker that gives solid performance for that price, and that seems like a true bargain. Especially if you just happen to need a spare rice cooker around and don’t plan on using it all that often or are going to demand too much from it. Maybe you’d like a rice cooker to put in the RV or the summer cottage. It might be nice just to throw one in the trunk of your car and do a little cheap cooking in a hotel room while you’re on the road.

So, here it is -

The Aroma 6 cup rice cooker

Aroma rice cooker and steamer

A $17 rice cooker

Aroma is a well known rice cooker brand and have a lot of experience making good rice cookers.  This model is obviously at the extreme low end of their range but it’s still a good rice cooker, just with basic features.  It looks a bit different from your standard rice cooker due to it’s steamer configuration and it comes in red.  It can steam veggies and meat at the same time you’re cooking rice.  It has a non-stick inner pot, glass lid and a keep-warm feature.  You can check it out here along with 2 other cheap rice cookers and the best part is that it’s eligible for free shipping so, as long as you spend another $8 on another Amazon product to get your total up to $25, you won’t be paying anything extra for shipping.  Of course you aren’t required to buy anything else – but why wouldn’t you considering that any rice cooker you buy is going to cost more than $8 to ship.  Might as well get something else like.  So, there you go – a good, cheap rice cooker that will deliver solid performance for less than $17.

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