Monthly Archives: June 2014

Gas doughnut fryers

Donuts are one of the nation’s favourite treats. For freshly baked delicious donuts on your premises look no further than Catering Appliance for great value gas doughnut fryers. Join thousands of bakery, retail and concession doughnut operators to deliver mouth-watering donuts with our amazing range of gas doughnut fryers from Lincat.

Doughnut fryers

Gas doughnut fryers offer the flexibility to make any doughnut; plain or fancy to suit any requirements, whether it be a traditional glazed ring or a fancy show stopping doughnut with all the trimmings – you can add a whole variety to your menu.

Perfect for high turnover these fryers have a capacity of frying up to 108 average size doughnuts per the hour. Constructed for the catering industry they are made of high quality stainless steel, making them robust and reliable so you are guaranteed a doughnut fryer that will serve you for years and years.

Compact and easy to use this piece of equipment will easily fit into any sized establishment, with its sleek and stylish steel exterior it is perfect for front of house and counter top. They are supplied with two frying trays and draining shelf for ease of operation whilst an inbuilt thermostat maintains the required temperature.

Added features include front oil drain tap for safe, easy drainage, ensuring clean oil saving you time and money. Whilst Safety features include flame failure device and top temperature cut-out.

For catering professionals who seek energy-efficiency and delicious donuts each and every time, then Lincat gas powered fryers are your answer, purchase from Catering Appliance today.

Commercial Ice Makers

Having plenty of crushed ice on hand is important in the commercial catering industry; it’s used by the mass in drinks, cocktails, salad bars and many more things. That’s why having an ice maker can be a major asset to any catering kitchen; they can handle the highest volume of ice any day of the week.

Ice Makers

You can be sure speed is on your side with these useful machines, they can make many pounds of ice in a very short period of time making them perfect for high demand.
Having an ice maker also frees up space in your freezer when space is at a premium, most commercial kitchens don’t have enough provision to make decent quantities of ice cubes with their freezer alone, so purchasing an ice maker is a convenient all round space saving solution.

It produces uniform shaped ice cubes by the load with some models offering the choice of different sizes and shapes to suit your requirements. Advanced features include flushing of ice trays after every cycle to ensure hygienic, crystal clear ice that is free from impurities and lime scale.

Simple to use – you just plug the machine in, fill the water reservoir, select the size of ice nugget you require and away you go.

Our great value range is stylish and compact in design so doesn’t look out of place on the worktop or on display in any kitchen. The durable stainless steel construction is ideal for creating cubes at a high output, with some models able to produce 12 bullet shaped cubes every 10 minutes and other high end models can produce a whopping 64kg output per day.

Purchasing an ice maker means you will always have the option of freshly made ice within a matter of minutes.

Combination Microwave Ovens

A combination microwave oven is more than a necessity in the busy catering kitchens. This innovative appliance combines two heat technologies to achieve outstanding cooking results. It combines the speed of microwave cooking with the heating element of a convection oven, the microwave cooks the food from the inside and the oven browns it, making it great for warming food, cooking, roasting and baking. With the amazing ability to combine both methods of cooking into one appliance makes this a great money saving machine.

combination microwave

You will save a considerable amount of energy and money using a combination microwave oven. These ovens use less power than a regular size oven and food cooks in a fraction of the time, freeing up time for other tasks in the kitchen. With cooking times much faster than the conventional oven but the same outstanding results it’s easy to see why these are a vastly popular piece of equipment in any kitchen.

They offer more cooking options over standard microwaving, providing maximum flexibility in food preparation. With fast turnover of food this appliance can cook through batches of food per the hour making it great for high demand of food.

These well-designed appliances are a stylish addition to any kitchen. They have smooth touch controls, a selection of program options for different settings and cooking times, and a simple dial for easy program selection and cleaning – ideal for establishments where fast turnaround and ease of operation is essential.

Heavy stainless steel cavity and casings ensure longevity of life making them great value for money.

Catering Appliance stock a range of the very best combination microwave ovens, from trusted brands Merry Chef and Panasonic.


No kitchen would be complete without an electric kettle. They make kitchen life simple and fuss free, providing hot water for drinks and beverages at the touch of a button.


Catering Appliance stock a wide selection of high quality electric kettles for the catering industry, from top manufacturers Buffalo, Dualit, Kenwood and Burco. With a wide range of stylish, heavy duty, light duty and special featured kettles we are sure to have one to suit your catering needs and requirements.

Our range of Buffalo kettles come with cordless feature so kettles can be portable and moved around once boiled. These kettles are reliable and robust, they are perfect for hotel room use, providing all around simple and satisfactory service. Special features include safety feature of automatic cut off if kettle is empty or when water is boiled, whilst ergonomic handles, water level indicators and easy to remove filters ensure this kettle is easy to clean and maintain.

Our range of modest and stylish Kenwood kettles boast functionality and simplicity. These energy efficient kettles have numbered cup graduations, allowing users to fill accurately and easily, preventing water wastage whilst saving you time and money. A simple and innovative design, these kettles are durable and long lasting.

If it’s heavy duty you are after then our range of powerful and large capacity kettles from Burco are what you need. Made from robust stainless steel, special features include ergonomically designed black molded handles, non-slip feet and detachable power cord, making these kettles more than convenient for the busy commercial kitchen. With 2 litre capacities and heating time as little as 5 minutes you can’t go wrong.

Our fabulous range of Dualit kettles are classic, stylish and efficient. These traditional dome shaped kettles speak for themselves; the cordless feature, oversized easy pour spout and heatproof handle all contribute to making these kettles a stylish investment to any kitchen.

Check out our vast range of amazing quality kettles today.

Coffee Machines

Whether it is as a take away beverage or served as part of a desserts or breakfast menu at your establishment, coffee is one of the nation’s most popular beverages.

coffee machines

Coffee machines are one of the most popular coffee makers on the market today. There are many different models and types that allow establishments and customers to have any choice of coffee and other hot beverages they desire. Catering Appliance stock a large range of commercial coffee machines and equipment, whether it is light duty coffee machines at an affordable price you are after, or a specialized high end range coffee machine that does all the works for those coffee enthusiasts, we stock a range to suit all establishments and requirements.

There are many advantages to having a coffee machine on your premises, whether it is for the commercial kitchen or for your kitchen at home, serving freshly brewed coffee is next to none.

Coffee machines deliver outstanding tasting coffee on demand at any time; they can brew copious amounts of coffee making them ideal for commercial use, saving you time and money.

Special features include timers, so you can set to brew at certain times, and various settings and combination machines make this appliance a versatile piece of equipment in any kitchen. The larger machines offer a wide variety of hot beverages such as hot teas, flavoured coffees, decaf coffee; you can make espressos, lattes and cappuccinos the list is endless to add to your beverages menu!

Machines offer flexibility in coffee strength as user can alter amount of water and coffee used, styles vary from pump-driven bar systems to pod drip machines to suit any kitchen and some advanced models offer built in safety mechanisms. On top of this clean-up and maintenance is easy, ideal in the busy workplace.

The Dualit Espressivo we stock is packed with user friendly features; a stylish and easy to use espresso machine designed for the coffee lovers it delivers the ultimate coffee. The machine is ready to go in less than 40 seconds and can make coffee after coffee per the hour perfect for use in busy cafés restaurants and bars.

Popcorn makers

Popcorn makers are fast becoming a popular choice in the catering industry. Although popcorn makers are commonly seen in cinemas and theatres they are fast becoming present in festivals, carnivals and many other catering events. There is nothing more inviting than the smell of freshly popped popcorn; it’s still the go to snack with low fat benefits and an abundance of flavours, resulting in overflowing boxes of popcorn, with the potential to be sold in almost any establishment.

popcorn makers

Having your own popcorn maker transforms a natural kernel into a healthy and delicious snack. Commercial popcorn makers are built to supply on a much larger scale than a domestic popcorn maker, ensuring you meet popular demand and customer satisfaction with perfect popcorn each and every serving. They are designed to save time and labor with their ease of use, and high quality features such as hardwearing components which result in long-term quality operation. Not only durable they are easy to transport too, making them ideal for concession stands, fairs, stadiums and movie theaters.

Simple to use, all you need to do is pour in the raw kernels and switch on, the motor heats up and stirs the kernels until they pop into fluffy and delicious corn.

The 8oz JM Posner Popcorn Maker we stock for the affordable price of £369.96 is built for commercial use with a 860W power output, easy to use it can pop corn continually at a consistent heat and heat up time is as little as 5 minutes. Added features include a removable bottom tray to easily dispose of un-popped kernels. We also stock numerous popcorn maker accessories including the DK868 popcorn cart for ease of maneuverability when around guests or at outdoor catering events, on top of this we stock a wide variety of popcorn seasonings including both sweet and savory to suit many taste buds.

Making popcorn in a popcorn machine means you will benefit from the incredible taste and quality, be able to flavor popcorn as you or your customers wish, and pump out freshly made popcorn on mass. A winner all round this appliance is sure to be an investment to any venue.

Hot dog and Hamburger Catering Equipment

Purchasing hot dog and hamburger equipment is an effective and easy way to add sales to your business.

hotdog machine

Hamburgers and hot dogs are a popular snack that is continuously in demand. The equipment Catering Appliance sell is all you will need to make delicious hamburgers and hotdogs for your customers. The high quality equipment we sell is easy to use and requires little attention and operation, making cooking hamburgers and hot dogs as easy as abc.

Fun and profitable they are ideal for BBQs, restaurants, outdoor catering events, festivals, fairs or even as a stand-alone food stand they can easily hold their own and bring in the money.

A cost effective appliance to your business they require little running costs, buying and preparing your hot dogs and hamburgers is so low that you don’t have to charge a lot of money to make a lot of money. Affordable great tasting food for your customers is the key to success in the catering industry.

We offer competitive hot dog and hamburger equipment all of which are manufactured by top brand Buffalo for affordable prices.

The Buffalo Hot Dog Warmer we stock gently steams frankfurters inside a glass cylinder using the trusty bain marie method. Constructed of high quality stainless steel this equipment is built to last. Adjustable thermostat ensures variable heat control making this the perfect hot dog warmer for any business.

The Buffalo Hamburger Making Machine is an easy to clean and maintain anodized aluminium, hand operated burger machine. Simple to use the holders and cellophane discs work together to form minced meat into perfect uniform sized burgers time after time whilst levers aid easy removal of hamburgers once cooked.

For an easy and simple way to bring money to your business, purchase your hotdog and hamburger equipment from us today.

Commercial Ice Crushers

In the commercial industry large pounds of ice to crush can become a tedious and time consuming task but with the use of a commercial ice crusher you can crush big ice blocks in minutes. A much valued appliance in the commercial kitchen they break large blocks of ice and crush them for the use in cocktails, soft drinks and juices in restaurants, bars, nightclubs, cafés and many other catering establishments.

Ice Crushers

There are numerous features and benefits to purchasing an ice crusher, these large capacity crushers are made up of high quality durable materials such as stainless steel, so they are guaranteed to last a lifetime in the commercial kitchen, delivering outstanding results every time. The most important part of the crusher is the steel blade; heavy duty steel blades and powerful motors are incorporated so as to facilitate the large ice crushing within minutes. Wide mouthed feed tubes make it easy to feed ice blocks into the machine and large containers store the crushed ice so it can be used as and when required. They help your business keep costs down as you can purchase ice in bulk instead of ready cut ice, whereas the stylish designs mean they are easy on the eye so can be used both front and back of house.

We stock both types of crushers, manual and electric to suit any requirements. Our manual ice crushers are easily portable making them good for outdoor events and domestic use. The electric ice crushers we stock are ideal for large commercial activities, they are fast and reliable, simply plug in feed the ice through and switch on the machine. Once all the ice in the feeder is crushed, the machine stops on its own so there is no need to monitor the Ice. The Santos ice crusher we stock has a capacity of up to 3kgs per minute and features both fine and coarse crush choice.

All the ice crushers we stock are safe to use and of outstanding performance. We also stock a wide range of ice crusher accessories, including ice buckets and tongs