The Gourmia GTA2500 Electric Digital Air Fryer Griller and Roaster with Optimized Calorie Reduction Technology is indeed one cool oil free frying machine.
The Gourmia digital air fryer griller and roaster with its 10 cooking modes and 11 included accessories or attachments opens up multiple cooking options and recipes choices.
Compared to the GoWise Turbo air fryer with its 4 included cooking accessories, the Gourmia hot air deep fryer offers more cooking choices.
The Gourmia brand does have a slightly cheaper model that comes with 4 nos. air fryer accessories, the GTA 1500.
A highly versatile cooking appliance, the Gourmia electric air fryer allows you to cook your favorite fried chicken, french fries, egg rolls, steak, pork chops, fish fillets and onion rings in a healthier alternative to deep oil frying.
Gourmia All-In-One Electric Air Fryer
Table Of Contents
- 1 Gourmia All-In-One Electric Air Fryer
- 1.1 Gourmia digital air fryer technology Radiant Convection Freefry 360
- 1.2 What can you prepare in the Gourmia air fryer?
- 1.3 Parts, attachments and accessories
- 1.4 Ease of use
- 1.5 Safety features
- 1.6 Dimensions/Weight
- 1.7 Warranty
- 1.8 Pros
- 1.9 Cons
- 1.10 Conclusion
What makes Gourmia digital airfryer special compared to the other airfryer brands in the market?
The Gourmia fryer comes with 11 included accessories and that is a lot. Most brands do not have their own accessories while some such as the Philips air fryer come with optional attachments which you have to buy separately.
Besides frying, you get to grill, bake, steam and roast. With its multiple included cooking accessories and its many cooking functions, you might find that the Gourmia airfryer is all that is needed to prepare your breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Gourmia air fryer with rotisserie feature and its 360 degrees Freefry technology has the food rotating 360 degrees inside the cooking chamber and thus ensuring even and fast cooking.
Those looking to reducing their calories intake should take a special interest in this Gourmia hot air fryer for home use.
If you have limited kitchen space, you’ll love this air fryer with its multiple cooking modes and accessories which can easily replace a number of your pots, skillets, pans and even the oven.
If you’re tired after a long day out, the air fryer is a fast and hassle-free way to prepare dinner.
It is a fantastic every day cooking appliance that saves time and space.
Gourmia digital air fryer technology Radiant Convection Freefry 360
Gourmia optimized calorie reduction technology Freefry 360 makes use of hot air to cook your food just like the convection oven but with 1 big difference. There’s no need to heat up the air fryer like you would heat up the oven. The air fryer cooks 60% faster too.
The cooker uses halogen bulb to heat up the air and food inside the cooking chamber,
Hot air circulating 360 degrees around the food inside the unique design of the enclosed chamber ensures a thorough cooking with crispy exteriors and juicy, moist interiors.
No extra oil is added to the food, excess oil dripped out from it and the resulting cooked food has a much reduced fat content.
This translates to less oil and less calories.
You can enjoy your favorite fried food but with much reduced calories – sounds good, right?
What can you prepare in the Gourmia air fryer?
This multi mode cooker allows you to air fry, air sauté, stir fry, steam, roast, grill, broil, bake, use a rotisserie and make kabobs. It comes with preset cooking programs but you can also set your own time and temperature.
Specialized cooking modes include defrosting as well as cooking pizza and French fries.
Temperature ranges from 120 – 450 degrees Fahrenheit.
Roasting a whole chicken, 10″ frozen pizza, homemade fries, popcorn, sweet potato fries, steam or stir fry fresh vegetables, grilled fish, steak – the list goes on. You can also bake cakes and bread.
With its many accessories or attachments, the possibilities seem endless. The Gourmia fryer cooker turns you into a brilliant cook as it is very easy to use even for so called ‘difficult’ recipes.
This single kitchen appliance that allows you to cook in 10 different ways makes it very versatile. There is also a turbo mode for a faster cooking process.
Considering its price is below two hundred USD, it is also economical when you take into consideration its many uses.
Parts, attachments and accessories
Besides its main body and its 9.5 quarts cooking pot, the accessories include:
- rotisserie basket/stir fry cage
- kabob rack/skewer rack
- bake and steam pans
- a rotating classic rotisserie/chicken fork
- high and low broil and steamer racks
- crisp ‘N’ fry basket/steak basket
- steel mesh filter
The long list might intimidate you but it is easy to use. Certain food stuff cooks better in certain accessories. Let’s go down the list one by one
The rotating rotisserie or chicken fork is perfect for roasting your whole chicken. Add in potatoes, mushrooms and carrots into the pot while roasting your chicken using the rotisserie. It takes about 18 – 20 minutes at a temperature of 450 degrees F.
Stir Fry Cage/ Rotisserie Basket
You can use it to cook smaller cut food items such as French fries, popcorn etc. Press the roll and fry mode and the air fryer takes over, cooking the food to perfection in a very short time. The cylindrical stir fry cage turns slowly, ensuring even cooking 360 degrees.
With this rotating cage, you do not have to stop the cooking halfway and give the cooking basket a shake like what is needed for the Philips air fryer.
Pour your sauce onto the rotating food halfway through cooking. The sauce will drip down to the cooking pot below. When food is ready, just pour out the fried food from the basket and pour the sauce onto the cooked food for a tasty meal.
Roasting popcorn in the fry basket takes about 10 minutes, simple and healthy.
French fries will take about 20 – 25 minutes at 450 degrees F in the fry cage. These come out perfect every time.
How about roasting some chestnuts to go with your turkey? It will only take about 15 minutes at 450 degrees F.
You can use it to cook any food stuff that you would normally stir fry in a Chinese wok or skillet.
Crisp ‘N’ fry basket/Steak Basket
Roasting or grilling steaks, small pieces of chopped chicken, fish fillet, pork chop or any meat stuff in the rectangular rotisserie or steak basket is simple. The 360 degrees rotating basket ensures even cooking and browning.
This will take about 8 – 12 minutes at 390 – 400 degrees F.
You can also grill your sandwich slices using this basket. The bread would have turned a nice toasty brown after about 10 minutes.
Kabobs Or Skewer Rack
You can grill or fry kebabs, vegetables such as onions, capsicums by poking these through the skewers.
Steamer racks are great for steaming vegetables, pastries such as buns etc.
You can also use the rack for roasting meat etc. Put the rack in the inner pot with the meat slices on top. The roasted meat will be ready after 15 minutes.
Fancy eating pizza? Put it on top of the rack and bake it to perfection at about 400 degrees for about 8 minutes.
Steamer rack has a diameter of 9.75″
These racks enable you to double the amount of food to cook inside the fryer.
Use these when baking cakes etc. Put the baking pan on top of the metal rack inside the cooking pot.
You can use the tongs when removing the hot baking pan, steak basket, steamer rack etc. from the hot air fryer.
Ease of use
Every cooking mode is just a button away. The temperature and timer control button are easy to control
The digital touch screen interface is bright and user friendly with intuitive buttons which are clearly marked. Press the correct button, stand back and wait for the ready timer. Yes, it is easy and convenient to use.
With a see-through lid, you can easily check on your food.
Whether you’re a teenager, college student, elderly senior, the busy mom or the inexperienced home cook, you’ll have no problem using this multi function fryer cooker.
In fact, you’ll enjoy cooking at home and have fun with this Gourmia digital air fryer. Cooking needs hardly any effort on your part. The airfryer does all the hard work.
Non-slip feet (suction grips) ensures stability and prevents machine from slipping off the countertop.
Safety lock feature ensures fryer stays locked during cooking. You have to press the safety knob located at the side of the fryer before you can close the lid.
Rotisserie basket comes with a hinge lock that ensures food stay inside basket while cooking
Outside of air fryer stays cool during cooking
All removable parts are dishwasher safe
Non-stick interior cleans easily with a quick wipe using a damp cloth
16.9 x 16.8 x 14.4 inches
13.5″ tall when lid is closed
1 year parts and labor including the halogen bulb
- Rotisserie feature – 360 degrees rotating function
- 11 air fryer accessories included in the package help to expand cooking options
- Easy to use digital touch screen interface
- Instruction manual given but no cookbook included. However, you can easily come across lots of air fryer recipes online shared by happy owners.
This Gourmia fryer is indeed highly versatile. You can cook your food in so many different modes made possible by its many accessories and attachments.
Compared to the more expensive Philips air fryer where its accessories have to be bought separately, the Gourmia hot air fryer with its 11 included accessories is a more value-for-money air cooker.
Its selling point is its many accessories and its FreeFry 360 feature which result in crispy skin and juicy meat.
Gourmia’s Turbo Air Fryer GTA1500
Gourmia has a similar smaller model, the Gourmia’s Turbo Air Fryer GTA1500 that comes with 4 air fryer accessories only.
The accessories include a rotisserie basket, auto rotating classic rotisserie, hi and low broil and steamer rack.