The ultimate in design and function, "RIZO" blends the word 'rice' in Italian (riso) with "zo" from Zojirushi. This user-friendly 3-cup cooker allows even beginners to cook rice easily with just the touch of a button. RIZO is equipped with switches for different cooking recipes, including sushi, risotto as well as cooking steamed dishes for the health-conscious.Specially designed by internationally respected designer Toshiyuki Kita, these rice cookers combine a minimalist look with efficient one-touch functionality. Made in Japan.
-Micro computerized Fuzzy logic technology
-Easy-to-use direct button menu selection
-Steaming plate for healthy cooking
-Detachable and washable inner lid
-Menu settings include white/sushi, risotto and steaming
-"Retro-modern" RIZO White exterior
-Three (3) Cup Capacity (.54 L)
-Measures 9-1/2" by 8-7/8" by 8-5/8"
About the Designer: Mr. Toshiyuki Kita is an active, internationally respected environmental, interior and product designer. His designs are permanent collections at the Musium of Modern Art in New York, Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, Museum of Modern Art in Saint-Etienne, France. He has held exhibitions across the world, receiving many awards including the Product Design Award from the Institute of Business Designers and Contract Magazine in the U.S. and the gold prize of the Good Design Award.