Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker Review

Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker Review :

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Japan has contributed the kitchen items and cookware very much. Panasonic is a Japanese company that is known for the premium quality products it makes for the world. 

Top-notch R&D makes it possible to make world-class equipment. It is a fact that we all need kitchen gadgets to be easily operated. Simpler is better for the consumers, and the same is for the rice cookers.

The Panasonic SR DF101 rice cooker is unique in its functions and covers the needs of a medium-sized family. The best part is that this rice cooker has multiple functions but yet super easy to operate.

Panasonic rice cooker SR-DF101 has various cooking modes in it and can cook all types of rice, i.e., sushi (white rice), brown rice, basmati rice and jasmine rice etc.

Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker

Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker Design:

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This rice cooker is from Japan, and they have mastered the elegance in the design of cookware. So this rice cooker is an example of the innovative style of Panasonic.

A user-friendly interface helps the user to operate the rice cooker very easily. Panasonic rice cooker SR DF101 has a capacity of about 5 cups of uncooked rice, which turned into 10 cups after cooking.

Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker is moderately compact in size and can be easily moved from one place to other. It has a small footprint which means it doesn’t disturb the placement of other households.


Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker Features:

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As this device is developed under the banner of Panasonic, which the symbol of excellence in the market, Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker has several unique features in its arsenal.

You can clearly observe the qualities it possesses and proved its uniqueness. Here are some of the important features this rice cooker has for you.


Key Features of Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker are as follow:

Fuzzy Logic Technology:

This feature allows you to cook the rice without any stress of monitoring them while cooking. This tech was developed in the mid-80s by Japanese experts.

In simple words, complex computer functions and logic are applied with the help of a microcontroller installed in the rice cooker. With the help of sensors, these logics realize the rate of moisture and pressure in the cooker.

When the parameters are fulfilled for the perfect fluffy rice cooking, it automatically switches off the rice cooker to prevent any overcooking of your rice.

Panasonic rice cooker SR DF101 will never let you down regarding rice cooking, and you will always have the best-textured rice for your family and friends.

The Dome-Like Lid:

The dome-shaped lid will prevent the water droplets accumulated on the inner side of the lid from dropping back into the rice, which can spoil their taste.

Instead, it holds the drops on it until you open the lid and have your evenly cooked rice.

Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cookers features

Single Touch Cooking:

Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker has a super easy-to-use control panel, which is helpful even for beginners and will enable you to cook the rice with just a single touch on the preprogrammed cooking setting.

For your convenience, the Panasonic has already programmed different cooking settings in it; you just have to select them, and then magic happens.

You will always be happy to use this highly efficient way of cooking in the Panasonic SR-DF101.


Steaming Option:

We all know the recent pandemic has shaped the community into a different angle, and people are now becoming more and more conscious about their health and wellness.

It is a fact explained by food experts that boiling the food items lead to a drop in their nutritional value due to high temperature.

There is a solution for this that is called steaming of food. This method will treat the veggies and meat with steam and not let them in direct touch with boiling water.

This will not only preserves their nutritional value but also maintains their hard texture and taste. There is a basket/tray of food-grade plastic with a porous base that allows the steam to pass through the vegetables and sliced meat. 

This feature of Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker will save the heat and time of cooking; you can still steam the food while cooking the rice and can use it without rice by just pouring 1 cup of water in the cooking pot.


Multiple Cooking Modes:

Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker has various cooking modes in it that cover all types of rice, i.e., sushi (white rice), brown rice for health-conscious people, Indian basmati rice and jasmine rice of Thailand etc.

You just have to choose the cooking mode according to the nature of the rice. Soups can also be made in this rice cooker due to the soup preset in the control panel.

Just place all the ingredients in the cooking pot and touch the soup option on the panel, and the tasty soup will be ready in few minutes.


Keep Warm Feature:

Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker will auto transfer to the keep warm mode once the rice is ready, and you will not worry about the stuck rice at the bottom of the cooking pot.

This can keep your food fresh and warm for up to 12 hours. So you will always have a fresh meal whenever you came back home. This feature will be super helpful if you go outside for shopping or any urgent task.



Panasonic SR-DF101 rice cooker comes with a rice spatula for you and a measuring cup for rice; a rice cooker operation manual is also provided, so you never face any issue regarding its operation.



Model Number



10.2 x 13.9 x 7.8 inches




5 Cup (Uncooked) 10 Cups (Cooked)


6.6 pounds


Serving Spatula,
Measuring cup

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Panasonic SR-DF101 Rice Cooker Review

If you like to use the Japanese brand and have trust in it, you can consider this option by looking carefully at your family’s needs. This Panasonic rice cooker SR DF101 is a perfect option for your kitchen, depending upon what your preferences are.



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