Cooking with the most popular Instant Pot is even easier with the Silver Crest multi-cooker. Its updated lid means you never again have to worry about whether or not you remembered to close the steam release valve because the lid automatically seals it, locking all the flavors, nutrients, and aromas in your meal, and to release the steam faster, just push the quick-release button to let the pressure out. It also has a new progress indicator on its bright black display so you always know what's happening inside, and 14 Smart Programs to help you start cooking whatever you want in a flash. Multi-cooker is perfect for both large and small families making everything from a quick side dish to whipping up big batches of prepared meals for the week. Whether you're in a hurry or have the time to savor the art of cooking, the Instant Pot offers a convenient, healthy way to get the job done that's also, using less energy than conventional methods and without heating up your kitchen. Clear the clutter from your counter and do it all with just one tool. You can use multi cooker to prepare Saut, Slow Cook, Soup/Broth, Meat/Stew, Egg, Poultry, Desserts, Rice/Risotto, Multigrain & Steam. It features a nonstick-coated cooking pot that allows you to brown & saut foods for added flavor. Panasonic multi-cooker having an auto switch off pressure control which prevents accidents caused by excessive pressure. Panasonic always designs products considering customer's safety and satisfaction.