In this week equipment review, we are back with another article of our Sous Vide Series, where we will tell you everything you need to know about the Foodsaver FM2000.
Nowadays, food vacuum sealing systems have become an essential kitchen item, mainly due to the fact that people are living busy and hectic lifestyles, so they are shopping for more, less frequently, and they need to keep food fresh in the refrigerator for longer. So, a vacuum sealing system as the Foodsaver FM2000 is perfect for this new lifestyles, because it allows you to bag and vacuum seal the food in small portions for easy and convenient for use later on.
Food waste is nowadays one of the biggest problems of modern society, and one of the best and easy way to fight this problem is with better food preservation. A great way to improve food preservation is by using a good vacuum machine like the FM2000, that will give you the ability to keep food fresh up to 5x longer compared to ordinary storage methods.
This vacuum system is perfect for every kind of kitchen, weighing only 5.3 pounds and measuring 17.6 x 5.9 x 10.6 inches, it can fit in any kitchen. It can even be easily moved and taken around if need be. The FoodSaver FM2000 comes with 3 quart sized and 2 gallon sized bags that are reusable, and with an 11” x 10” roll and accessory hose that makes it compatible with FoodSaver boxes.
But this is not all, this model is also is compatible with most FoodSaver bags, and it works with a unique latch and lock operation that can reduce the use of bags by up to 40%. Wastage of plastic bags has always been a major problem to vacuum system, but thanks to the manual operation of the FM2000 makes it a really efficient vacuum system.
There really aren’t any other kitchen appliances that you could buy for this price that could potentially save you so much money. The system is guaranteed for five years, and it will most likely last you a lot longer than that. During that time, the money that you will be able to save by being able to buy food in bulk and then keep it fresh will pay for this appliance many, many times over.
Product dimensions: 17.6 x 5.9 x 10.6 inches / 44.7 x 15 x 26.9 cm
Item Weight: 5.3 pounds / 2.4 Kg
Shipping Weight: 5.95 pounds / 2.7 Kg
Manufacturer: Jarden Consumer Solutions
Item model number: FM2000-FFP
Power: 120 watts
For us, a great kitchen equipment has to be easy to use on a daily basis. The Foodsaver FM2000 has several features that make it perfect for everyday use. First, it comes with a very easy to use the sealing system, where you simply need to close the device using the straightforward latch system and it extracts the air and seals the bag.
Second, and unlike many other FoodSaver products, this vacuum sealing system also has a clever detachable drip tray to stop spills, which is especially useful when packaging wet or oily types of foods.
Although you can find more fancy vacuum machines on the market, the sleek model, the accessible price, and the new technology for minimizing bag consumption, make the Foodsaver Fm2000 one of the best buying options you can find on the market.
Whether you’re new to the sous vide cooking method or a long-time veteran, you can save time and money as well as expand your options with the Foodsaver FM2000