Best Stainless Steel Pressure Cookers in 20214 min read

We are very much familiar with the use of pressure cooker. It takes very less time to cook and are fuel efficient. At present, in Indian market we can get pressure cookers in three different material. Aluminum cookers, Stainless steel pressure cookers and anodized cookers. Aluminum cookers are old-fashioned now, yet it is efficient as a cooker.

Now, You might think why do people prefer stainless steel cooker over aluminum cooker. Well each has its own advantages and disadvantages.

Aluminum cookers are user friendly, inexpensive, and very efficient heat conductor while stainless steel cookers are long lasting, resistant to corrosion or scratch and less prone to producing food burns. The main disadvantage of aluminum cookers are it deforms or warps quickly and it has short life span while stainless steel cookers also has its disadvantages in terms of inefficient as a heat conductor. It may take much time to cook comparing to aluminum cookers.

In case you want to have a look at our Best Anodized Pressure Cookers picks

If you are planning to switch your cooker to stainless steel, we are here to help. We have sorted out the best 5 stainless steel cookers in market. We have focused mainly on 5 liter or above cookers which is ideal for 5 to 7 members in a family

Best Stainless Steel Pressure Cookers

1. Hawkins Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker, 5 Litres, Silver

Hawkins has been a trust worth cookware producers in Indian market since many years. The body and lid of this pressure cooker are made from superior grade AISI 304 non-magnetic stainless steel. The cooker has an external base of AISI 430 grade magnetic stainless steel which makes it induction compatible. It has a 6.6 mm thick sandwich bottom to ensure uniform heating and no hotspots. The base always stays flat and never bulges. The cooker body has curved sides for easy stirring. It stays bright, does not pit or corrode, is extremely hygienic and stays looking new for years. Suitable for use on all domestic gas, electric, halogen, ceramic and induction cooktops.

More specifications are :

  • Base flat diameter: 158 mm
  • Base thickness: 5.81 mm


2. Prestige Svachh Deluxe Alpha 5.5 Litre Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker

The Prestige Deluxe Alpha Svachh Pressure cookers are made using the best quality Stainless steel, which makes it perfect for any kitchen. Its unique Alpha base is designed for even distribution of heat and is also induction compatible. What’s more, it also features built-in safety mechanism in the form of pressure indicators, safety plug and controlled Gasket-release system. Also, the Svachh lid contains any spillage that might occur during the course of cooking and prevents the messy liquid from dripping down. So, go ahead and bring home the Deluxe Alpha Svachh Stainless Steel Pressure cooker, it’s yet another Prestige Product you can trust.

More specifications are :

  • Unique Deep Lid
  • Unique Alpha Base
  • Unique Pressure Indicator
  • Durable Handles
  • Controlled Gasket-release system


3. Butterfly Curve Pressure Cooker Stainless Steel 5.5 Liters

Butterfly is yet another prominent brand in Indian market. This curvy cooker can serve 3-5 members of a family. It helps you in not burning your food if you are new to cooking

Brand Butterfly
Material Stainless Steel
Colour Silver
Capacity 5.5 litres


4. Borosil Pronto Stainless Steel Pressure Cooker, 5L

Our next suggestion is from Borosil. Its SS 304 food grade stainless steel body is ideal for pressure cooking dals/rice or vegetables on Gas stoves and Induction top as well. The unique three layer encapsulated bottom absorbs and retains heat thus saving fuel while cooking.
With Borosil Pressure Cookers the most time consuming dishes can be done with ease.

More specification are :

  • Food Grade SS 304 Stainless Steel.
  • Unique 7mm Thick base with Induction friendly bottom.
  • Works on Gas and Induction.
  • Cooks Faster – saves fuel.
  • Easy Grip Bakelite handle doesn’t get heated.
  • Pressure Locked safety lid & safety valve under handle
  • Safety valve under the handle bar for greater safety


5. Pigeon by Stovekraft Inox Stainless Steel pressure cooker 5 L

The Pigeon Special stainless steel INOX Pressure Cooker brings to you the beauty and dazzle of stainless steel with unbeatable toughness and unmatched style. It has a Steel sandwich base which covers entire pressure cooker bottom for efficient heat distribution. You can cook your food faster on all types of heat sources and this versatile Pressure cooker provides you maximum utility

More Specifications are :

  • Material type: Stainless Steel; Base type: Induction base; No. of pieces: 1; Capacity: 5L; Lid type: Outer Lid; Weight: 2.03; Color Silver;
  • Warranty: 5 Years; Covered in warranty: Manufacturing Defect; Not covered in warranty: Damages due to usage of the product
  • For any issues, contact on: [1800-425-66666]
  • Suitable for all types of heat sources – Induction, Gas, Ceramic HOB, Solid plate
  • Food grade strong & sturdy body
  • Uniquely encapsulated bottom. 5 MM thick Base with 3 layers
  • Food grade nitrile gasket
  • 3 layer aluminum steel and iron for efficient heat distribution



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