BENTON HARBOR, Mich., July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest collection of built-in under counter refrigeration from luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air offers a range of stylish and flexible options for storing favorite foods and beverages both in and out of the kitchen. Designed to provide a fully flush, built-in look, the collection includes wine cellars, beverage centers, under counter refrigerators, double refrigerator drawers and refrigerator/freezer drawers.
"An additional refrigerator offers several advantages when cooking or entertaining and it's a category that we think will continue to grow in the high-end market," says Juliet Johnson, manager of brand experience for Jenn-Air. "Whether placed in the kitchen, media room or master suite, our latest built-in under counter collection of refrigerators keep items within easy reach and can be seamlessly blended into their surroundings."
Additionally, Johnson notes that all models in the current Jenn-Air® under counter collection were designed with horizontal handles at the top of the unit, allowing for a distinct style statement when these appliances are combined. All appliances in the collection are offered in a 24-inch width and have a soft-close door feature to ensure quiet and secure closure.
Style options available in the under counter refrigerator collection include Euro-Style stainless design and a Custom overlay design to accommodate a custom panel and handle. For a more commercial look, a Pro-Style® Stainless handle kit features a handle with a diamond-etched grip and a Pro-Style® badge.
Jenn-Air® Under Counter Wine Cellars & Beverage Centers
Jenn-Air® under counter wine cellars and beverage centers allow for the proper storage of wine or other ingredients wherever needed. Wine cellars feature six pull-out racks that store up to 46 bottles of wine.
Beverage centers allow for the storage of other items like hors d'oeuvres, sparkling water and drink garnishes with a combination of shelves and two pull-out racks that store up to 14 bottles of wine.
All beverage centers and wine cellars feature dual temperature zones to create an optimal environment for both preserving and serving wines. Doors are designed with UV-resistant glass to further protect contents and maintain consistent temperatures. Fully extendable beechwood tine racks on ball-bearing guides roll out smoothly even when completely loaded. Other thoughtful design features include natural wood tines designed to cradle each bottle for a floating appearance and automatic interior LED lighting to enhance visibility.
Jenn-Air® Under Counter Refrigerators
Jenn-Air® under counter refrigerators provide 4.9 cubic feet of storage space for conveniently storing both beverages and food items. Features include adjustable shelves with brushed aluminum accents and two full-width door bins to maximize storage space. An automatic defrost feature prevents ice buildup and consistently maintains an optimal storage environment. Concealed external controls located behind the base grill allow for a clean design.
Jenn-Air® Double Refrigerator Drawers & Refrigerator/Freezer Drawers
Double refrigerator drawers and refrigerator/freezer combinations offer another option for supplemental refrigeration. Double refrigerator drawers feature a total capacity of 5 cubic feet with 2.5 cubic feet per drawer. Refrigerator/freezer combinations offer a total capacity of 4.7 cubic feet with a capacity of 2.2 cubic feet in the storage compartment. An automatic ice maker on the refrigerator/freezer model uses filtered water and an alert chime to indicate when to replace the filter.
Additional features on these models include a durable stainless steel interior for easy cleaning with dividers to keep food organized. A Max Cool option keeps internal temperatures extra cool during times of heavy usage or when loading groceries. To help ensure ingredients are kept at their freshest, a Drawer Open Alarm chimes and gives a visual alert when the drawer is left open for 10 minutes. A Sabbath Mode allows the drawers to comply with requirements for the Sabbath or other religious holidays without turning on any lights when the drawer is opened.
Since the introduction of the first self-ventilated cooktop in 1961 and downdraft ventilated range in 1965, Jenn-Air brand has consistently grown its reputation as a technology and design innovator. Its selection of style options includes two distinct stainless steel collections and a cutting-edge Floating Glass finish in black or white. From downdraft cooktops, wall ovens and professional style ranges to dishwashers, refrigerators and such entertaining essentials as warming drawers, built-in ice machines and wine cellars, Jenn-Air brand offers a complete line of major kitchen appliances. To learn more about the Jenn-Air® appliance collection, or speak with a member of the concierge team, please visit jennair.com, twitter.com/jennairusa or facebook.com/jennair.