For years, peeling of fruits and vegetables has been quite a hassle in terms of time consumption and physical exhaustion especially for someone suffering bad or weak wrists. Peeling fruits and vegetables has now been simplified and is now quick and easy thanks to electric appliances widely available in almost every electronic shop. We will sample a few of the best electric peelers in the market and review them in terms of cost and efficiency.
Products from Amazon.com
- Starfrit 93209 Rotato Express – Electric Peeler
Peeling the skin off a fruit or vegetable is faster and easier with the Rotato Express. It peels only the skin without wastage of the nutritious part of the vegetable. The Rotato Express is simple and safe to operate and even children can easily use it without accidents. Its non-slip under base holds it securely to the kitchen counter or any other work surface. Rotato comes with a little plastic blade, stored conveniently under the base. The Rotato Express is specially designed for easy removal of potato eyes or other blemishes.
You can peel virtually anything with this machine. The Rotato Express is very light and according to some it seems cheap, but this “cheap” machine has held up very well, especially when you consider the price. This sleek electric peeler has the following features:
- It peels potatoes, fruits and vegetables instantly at the push of a button
- The Robot arm adjusts to every kind of thickness, shape and textures : From tomatoes, to potatoes, to apples and avocados, also zests citrus fruits
- Includes a hand thumb knife for scooping out the potato eyes
- It has a built in storage underneath: compartments for 4 spare blades plus battery storage and the handy thumb knife
- It operates with a 6v adapter which is included or can even function with four AA batteries
- Pelamatic SL Orange Peeler Professional
This professional fruit peeler is the best version for home users available that utilizes a centering device to hold fruits and vegetables in place and stainless steel trident for removing the outer layer just down to the fruit or vegetable. It will quickly and easily process apples, oranges, pears, plums, lemons, peaches, kiwis, potatoes, tomatoes, aubergines, etc. in only seconds.
This 4.5 pound peeler from Pelamatic SL is available on Amazon and has the following features:
- Includes a plastic protector for the buttons.
- Allows for quick and safe cleaning.
- Peels any fruit or vegetable of spherical or ovate shape.
- Complete manual included in the packaging.
- Stainless steel trident and a centering device to hold the food in place.
- Revesun Go Rapid Peeler
What are you hungry for? With the Revesun Go Rapid Peeler, you can make curly fries, zucchini pasta, sweet potato burgers and much more! It peels fruits and vegetables in just seconds. The peeler will shut off automatically when the cutter arm reaches the base. The machine can be used with AC power adapter cord or wireless with 4 AA batteries. It has a storage compartment in base which holds two spare cutter blades. Its paring tool removes blemishes from fruits and stores them in the base, BPA-free.
All parts are plastic so you need to be more careful with it than the all metal ones, but it peels quickly, at a good depth and is fun to use. Even with the peel left of the top and bottom, it sure beats peeling by hand.
This 1.4 pound peeler from Shinemap is available at Amazon and has the following features:
- Peels apples, potatoes, zucchini, lemons, and more in just seconds!
- BPA free plastic and powered by 4 AA batteries or AC power adapter
- Hidden storage compartment at the bottom of Peeler
- 1-year manufacturer warranty
- Paring tool for removal of blemishes from fruits and vegetables
- LOHOME Electric Potato Peeler
This machine together with the apple slicer/wedge corer, has made it enjoyable to eat apples again, without the hassle of peeling manually and coring of the fruit. Both products work effortlessly. Someone even peeled a mango and I know that it works well on potatoes as well.
It’s important to be sure that the blade does not get clogged, which you can do by
cleaning it with a toothpick to eject any stuck peels, which only happens
when you peel a huge amount at one time.
LOHOME electric peeler is available on Amazon and has the features listed below
- ULTRA SAFE DESIGN: Humanized button design, just gently press, start peeling automatically. Movable fixed needle can adapt to different vegetable & fruit height. The Robot arm can adjust the thickness and automatically balance during the peeling process, keeps thickness uniformly. The bottom holder fastens vegetable & fruit during its rotation process. No need to hold the vegetable during peeling, safe to hands!
- SHARP KNIFE & NON-SLIP BASE: Carefully Select high quality stainless steel blade, peels fruits and vegetables faster. A potato can be peeled within 10 seconds. It just pares the skin without wasting any of the nutritious part. It is made of durable plastic and its non-slip base keeps it steady on the desk or other working place.
- MULTIPLE POWER SOURCE SUPPLY: Utility paring machine can not only function with 4* AA batteries (not included), but also can be used with the charger, charging when you use it (6V Adapter Included). Strong power, high working efficiency.
- EXTRA COMPONENTS: It comes with 3 replaceable blades and one Handy Thumb Knife which is quick & easy for scooping out the potato eyes, all above tools are stored underneath the peeler. Conveniently have access to all components. We thought what you thought, don’t need to buy extra blades, save your money.
- SUITABLE FOR MANY KINDS OF FRUITS & VEGETABLES: It can peel potatoes, sweet potatoes, tomatoes, zucchini, apples, pears, oranges, lemons, persimmon, mango, kiwi, cucumber, radish, papaya and some other smooth hard fruits and vegetables. Get rid of the most original way of peeling with LOHOME ELECTRIC PEELER.
- TOPCHANCES Automatic Multifunction Stainless Steel Electric Fruit Apple Peeler Potato Peeling Machine
A lightweight plastic body fruit peeler with a stainless steel blade that is powered by disposable batteries.
This product is manufactured by Topchances and weighs 1.6 pounds. It is available on Amazon and has the following features
- Includes a hand thumb knife to scoop out the potato eyes
- Peels potatoes, fruits and vegetables instantly at the push of a button
- The Robotized arm adjusts to every thickness, shape and textures: From potatoes to tomatoes to rutabaga and avocados, also zests citrus fruits
- One-Touch Powerblade Peeler
Peeling fruits and vegetables is a minute’s job with the stylish One-Touch Powerblade Peeler. It has a contemporary design that looks cool on your kitchen counter. Featuring a serrated blade, this fruit/vegetable peeler quickly peels the skin off, helping you make salads and smashes in a jiffy. A julienne blade comes along this peeler that helps you make julienne strips and vegetable strips with ease. It can even handle tricky vegetables such as tomatoes. This multipurpose peeler runs on an AA battery that is sold separately.
This product is a handheld device that different from the other electric peelers which are used while placed on a tabletop.
It works very well for carrots and potatoes, less well for the other two: celery due to its wrinkled surface, radishes because they are too curved.
Overall, it’s still a useful instrument, especially for people who are not particularly good with a knife.
This product weighs 3.2 ounces and has the following features
- Quick & Effortless Peeling – Peels fruits & vegetables in seconds
- Serrated and Julienne blades for multi-purpose peeling
- Works with Hard or soft fruit and vegetables and more
- Easy to clean
- Black Button Color
- Succi Shan 2016 New Multifunction Stainless Steel Electric Fruit Apple Peeler Potato Peeling Machine Automatic
A wonderful device for peeling potatoes and apples. This device comes in 28.5×15.5×15.0CM and weighs 1.5 pounds. This device is used while placed on a tabletop.
Features of the Succi Shan 2016 New Multifunction Stainless Steel Electric Fruit Apple Peeler Potato Peeling Machine include:
- Can cut potatoes, sweet potatoes (need to clean), apples, pears (head and tail cut less than 2-3 cm), oranges, persimmon, mango, kiwi, cucumber, radish, persimmon, papaya and some other smooth leather hard fruits and vegetables. Suitable cut 2cm — 14cm diameter height 5cm — 15cm in fruits and vegetables, and cut out the skin about 1 mm
- A set of 3 blades, one on the fuselage, the machine at the bottom of two spare blades, with power adapter.
- Its robotized arm adjusts to every peel thickness, shape or texture. From tomatoes to potatoes to rutabaga and avocado, and also zest citrus fruits
- Food grade ABS plastic, safety, and health. The starting point can slide down, simple operation, it is very easy to use.
- It is powered by 4 AA batteries, the fruit or vegetable is held down fast, just press the red button and they will stop, completely cut.