Sales of this genius John Lewis kitchen gadget are up by 300 per cent

As many of us grow more conscious about the food we buy and consume, cooking at home is more popular than ever.

Whether you’re an avid chef who cooks every day or set your Sunday evenings aside to meal prep, its safe to say that our kitchens are certainly being made the most of. So it is no surprise that we all seem to be keen to get our hands on the latest cooking gadgets to make the whole experience quicker and easier.

Drew & Cole CleverChef Digital Multicooker
John Lewis & Partners

In fact, one kitchen gadget in particular is proving to be in very high demand among the British public and we can certain see why. Introducing (if you’ve not met it already) the Drew & Cole CleverChef Digital Multicooker by John Lewis & Partners.

According to the high street retail giant, the swanky cooker has increased in sales by a whopping 300 per cent. As John Lewis & Partners buyer Stella Winklewska explained: ‘Our customers are getting more creative in the kitchen and investing in [products that allow them] to add a personal touch.’

The Drew & Cole CleverChef Digital Multicooker is priced at £69.99 and comes with a two year guarantee. Very impressively, it features 14 pre-programmed cooking functions including Steam, Stew, Soup, Roast, Poach, Bread Rise, Bake, Fish, Saute, Brown, Rice, Pasta, Slow Cook High, Slow Cook Low and even Yoghurt(!) settings – basically, it does everything you’ll probably ever want to do in your kitchen in one convenient way.

Drew & Cole CleverChef Digital Multicooker
John Lewis & Partners

Drew & Cole CleverChef Digital Multicooker, £69.99, John Lewis & Partners

It is also very tech savvy, coming complete with Flavour Lock Technology and touch screen controls, and the £69.99 price tag will also get you the accompanying steamer tray, spoon, measuring cup and recipe book.

As well as being in high demand, the product also has a 4 star rating on the John Lewis & Partners, with many shoppers leaving rave reviews on other sites too.

‘This machine looks very stylish,’ one customer wrote on the Argos site. ‘The Display is very clear and lights up when used, it tells you the Temperature and has a Countdown timer that shows how long is left in the cooking cycle. The Keep Warm function is genius!’

Similarly, another wrote: ‘This looks smart, modern and sleek! I have cooked so many meals it’s almost made my oven defunct!’

Sounds like it’s definitely worth the £70 then!