5 Minutes FAQ about Thermomix®

Thermomix® is more than just a mere kitchen appliance. At its simplest form, Thermomix® is essentially a kitchen appliance which has the ability to blend, cook and stir your food but at a larger scale, there are now actually 25 functions which are available in this small machine. Simmering, kneading, sous vide, emulsifying, you name it, Thermomix® can (probably) do it. Other than having 24 various cooking functions, which will be continuously added on to as we continue to innovate, this all-in -multi purpose and multifunctional cookware also has a library of recipes of over 74,000 recipes.

Not only that, some thousands of recipes that are stored in its database have also been tried and tested by renowned chefs specially for Thermomix® users! Now with its growing popularity in Asia, Thermomix® users can expect not only western cuisine recipes but restaurant-quality Asian dishes and recipes are recorded in its recipe library database too. In addition to that, this multifunctional appliance could even wirelessly update itself whenever new recipes are added to its database, hassle-free. With this smart kitchen cookware, you can now effortlessly take a step closer to all your favourite dishes but minus the hassle. 

  1. Is Thermomix® only suitable for people who can’t cook?
  2. Can I cook Asian food with Thermomix®?
  3. Is Thermomix® easy to use?
  4. What are the features of Thermomix®?
  5. Can Thermomix® provide easier cooking and healthier eating options?

1. Is Thermomix® only suitable for people who can’t cook?

On the contrary, Thermomix® is suitable for everyone, whether it’s your first time at the stove, or if you’re a seasoned cook or even professional chefs. Thanks to the smart multi-functional design, Thermomix® adjusts to every cooking situation. From first-timers who are finding their way around the kitchen, to home chefs who are looking for new and innovative recipes to make mealtimes more exciting. Even professional chefs have use of Thermomix when it comes to food preparation and certain cooking techniques. A real time-saver to be sure, from the home to the restaurant kitchens.

With Thermomix® being such a smart all-in-one appliance, you can depend on Thermomix® to get you through the day with its vast step by step recipe library of over 74,000 recipes from all around the world. Not only is it suitable for those who are living alone and trying to find new recipes to experiment on, it is also suitable for those who are living with their families and are seeking to bring something new to the table. With a bit of creativity and planning, you can even cook 3-4 dishes at the same time! Meal planning is a breeze, thanks to its ever-expanding library of guided-cooking recipes and techniques that’ll bring fun back into the kitchen once more.

Furthermore, through the use of Thermomix®, quite a number of our users have developed from beginner cooks into expert home cooks. As Thermomix® is designed to be user friendly and a multifunctional cooker, it is hardly surprising that many of those who have used Thermomix® have turned cooking into a hobby! In our testimonial page, some of our users have even commented that with Thermomix®, any cook can be a “master chef” in the kitchen. So whether you are a beginner, intermediate or expert cook, Thermomix® has something to offer for everyone.

2. Can I cook Asian food with Thermomix®?

With its increasing popularity and growing demand in Asia, Thermomix® is now a multi-cooker with an enormous database of Asian cuisine recipes. Throughout the years, we have continuously and tirelessly been working on improving and finding ways to appeal to the Asian market and so, by incorporating more tried and tested Asian cuisine, we have now accomplished that very goal! Check out our collection of cookbooks in our online store that focus on Asian dishes, as well as, locally developed triple-tested recipes in the Cookidoo® library. Guided cooking provides step by step guidance from preparation of ingredients to the actual cooking process from start till finish. So if you’re looking to expand your cooking repertoire, Thermomix® has got you covered.

Through this all-in-one kitchen cooker, you can now easily get a taste of your favourite Asian cuisines such as Tom Yum Goong, Laksa, Nasi Ulam and many more in the comfort of your own home! With Thermomix® TM6 25-in-1 function, you can save time with easier cooking for healthier eating with all types of food that can be made from scratch. Through the dough kneading function provided by TM6, you can easily make fresh noodles at home in just two minutes. How convenient is that? Moreover, with our ever growing recipe database, you can count on TM6 to bring you restaurant quality Asian dishes without the need to go out and wait in line too! Say goodbye to takeouts and enjoy home cooked food at home! Check out the award winning Cookidoo® here.

3. Is Thermomix® easy to use?

Thermomix® is one of the easiest to operate cooking appliance with an ever growing list of cooking functions, recipe library and straight forward short cut cooking modes. You can literally cook with your finger tips! All users have to do when cooking with their Thermomix® is just to add the ingredients, adjust the cooking time, temperature and speed and follow through with the step-by-step guidance provided through Cookidoo® to cook dishes of your choice. Thermomix® is perfect for people looking for variety in their meals!

Take it further with the cooking modes which allows users to perform straight forward cooking functions such as fermentation, egg boiling, blending, warming, slow cooking, sous vide, kettle, kneading and more! With the built-in weighing scale, temperature, time, and speed control setting, users can be assured of cooking success as long as ingredients and instructions are followed to a tee since precise controls can recreate the exact dish no matter who is cooking. Thus, even beginners are guaranteed a successful first dish through cooking with Thermomix® while professional chefs love the consistent colour, texture and taste when they cook with their Thermomix® every time.

For most, cleaning up after cooking is the number peeve that has also taken the joy out of cooking for many. Enter – Thermomix® Pre-Clean function. Select specific pre-cleaning setting to clean up after the cooking is done. Each setting – dough, universal, fat, browning, set up cleaning temperature and spinning speeds to ensure that food particles on the blade and on the wall of the mixing bowl can be “cleaned up” – so all you need is a round of scrub to get the bowl clean up for the next dish. All parts of the Thermomix® is detachable for manual washing or the dishwasher.

4. What are the features of Thermomix®?

Thermomix®, is a Smart Kitchen All-in-One for Easy Cooking & Healthy Eating. Everyone can be a meal hero and the cook they aspire to be. With over 60 years of history since the introduction of the first Thermomix®, it has evolved through the times to incorporate blending with heating and the introduction of more and more functions over time to become the smart kitchen all-in-one with over 25 kitchen functions that is always connected to the internet via WiFi.

Besides blending and heating, expect to weigh, saute, steam, whisk, boil, ferment, cook rice, sous vide, slow cook, boil, warm, emulsify, knead and more. You can even browse and sync Cookidoo® recipes into Thermomix® directly, organise recipes into the calendar, and merge common ingredients for meals planned for easier shopping as well as, reducing cost and wastage of ingredients. Find out more about what Thermomix® is all about from here.

5. Can Thermomix® provide easier cooking and healthier eating options?

Throughout the years, many things have changed when it comes to food trends such as dietary concepts, one pot meals, hybrid food and so on. To reflect constantly evolving lifestyle changes, Thermomix® is constantly introducing updates and new cooking and food preparation functions for its users. Besides hassle free cooking, browse through over 74,000 thousand recipes in the award-winning Cookidoo® digital recipe library and many more in the community for recipes that meet your specific needs – whether you are seeking for home cook meals, recipes that meet special dietary needs, those with special ingredients, food from other cultures and more! Home cooked meals allow users to control what goes into the food – so you can reduce unnecessary seasoning, use choice quality ingredients, or avoid triggering allergens for your loved ones.

The lifestyle benefits are numerous – from the ability to cook while being dressed up without the fear of food odours or splatters, to clean mess-free kitchen, to enjoying cooking again without being drenched in perspiration! Additionally, Thermomix® is designed to cook using low heat to ensure that the nutrients in the ingredients are not lost in the food cooking process by gently cooking the food, so less oil, sugar and salt is needed to enhance the natural taste of ingredients used in the cooking. Conventional cooking uses high heat that may generate harmful carcinogens and alter the nutritional values in cooked food.