Whipped Cream Dispensers Buyer's Guide
Whipped cream dispensers and chargers are some of the most universally used pieces of equipment in a commercial kitchens. Commercial whipped cream dispensers and chargers enhance your menu to create a quality image of your products. Whipped cream makers can be used to create signature products, promote seasonal foods, and meet the needs of a health-conscious public. All of the whipped cream dispensers and chargers offered at KaTom Restaurant Supply are produced by our premier manufacturers ISI North America, Browne, and Chef Master.
Types of Whipped Cream Production Products
Whipped cream products can be divided into two general types, dispensers and chargers. Whipped cream dispensers come in four different types, Cream profi whip, Gourmet whip, Thermo whip, and Thermo XPress whip.
Cream profi whip dispensers can be used for much more than just whipping cream. These dispensers are capable of holding and dispensing cold deserts as well. These brushed stainless steel dispensers are dishwasher safe and have a shelf life of 10 days for the product if it is refrigerated.
Gourmet whip cream dispensers are ideal for easy preparation of soups, gravies, sauces, desserts and toppings, dips, and espumas. Espumas are light, airy, delicious, sweet or savory "foams" that have intense flavors. Gourmet whip cream dispensers are available with both brushed or polished stainless steel finishes and are dishwasher safe, minimizing cleaning times. These units offer products with a shelf life of 10 days if refrigerated.
Thermo whip cream dispensers are the first whippers with thermal capabilities. Thermal whipped cream dispensers allow you to save space in your refrigerator by storing cold or hot products. These portable dispensers can be placed nearly anywhere a whipped cream dispenser is needed. Thermal whippers can be used with various applications such as whipped cream, light desserts, soups, sauces, gravies, espuma foams, cocktails, appetizers, and dips. These polished stainless steel dispensers are dishwasher safe and can be re-chilled once overnight.
Thermo XPress whip cream dispensers are an innovative standing thermal dispenser. This countertop dispenser is ideal for storing generous portions of cream, Espuma foams, finger foods, sauces, light desserts, soups, sauces, gravies, cocktails, appetizers, and dips. These polished stainless steel dispensers are dishwasher safe and allow for one overnight re-chilling.
Whipped cream chargers provide quality and performance that ensures consistent and superior results each time. Commercial whipped cream chargers are supported by extensive research and development and manufacturing expertise. Each cream charger contains 8 grams of nitrous oxide. These units are constructed of 100% recyclable steel that is coated with water-soluble lacquer. These leak proof units minimize the amount of cleaning time necessary with each use.
Sizes of Whipped Cream Dispensers
Commercial whipped cream dispensers can be divided into two sizes, either handheld or countertop. Handheld cream dispensers are smaller units, but can hold numerous products. These portable units can be placed nearly anywhere that cream or other products are needed.
Countertop dispensers are typically larger than handheld units and can hold a more generous portion of product. These dispensers can sit on nearly any countertop, freeing up other available spaces. Countertop cream dispensers have a push-button on the back of the unit to dispense the product.
Insulation of Whipped Cream Dispensers
Whipped cream dispensers can be purchased in either non-insulated or double-walled varieties. Cream profi whippers and gourmet whippers are the non-insulated varieties of cream dispensers available. These non-insulated whippers will need either warming or cooling equipment, such as a Bain Marie or refrigeration, for hot or cold recipes.
Double-walled units are also vacuum-insulated to ensure that the product retains its hot or cold properties. Insulated units help to free up storage space in the refrigerator with cold recipes, while maintaining the warmth of hold products without having to reheat the product.
Whipped Cream Dispenser Capacities
The capacity of whipped cream dispensers varies depending on the specific type of cream dispenser you purchased. Cream profi whippers have a capacity of either one pint or one quart, depending on the specific unit purchased. Gourmet whip dispensers can also be purchased with either one pint or one quart capacities. Thermo whip cream dispensers have a 1 pint capacity to hold a generous portion of product. Thermo XPress whippers have a generous one quart capacity to produce a higher whipping volume than other methods.
Height (in inches) of Whipped Cream Dispensers
The height of a whipped cream dispensers can be measured once assembled by measuring from the head to the tip of the unit. The Cream profi whip and Gourmet whip units can be purchased in heights of either 12.2" or 13.9" for the pint or quart varieties, respectively. Thermo whip cream dispensers have a height of 12.4", and Thermo XPress whippers have heights of 13.6".