BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air has introduced a powerful 5-burner glass cooktop that marries the sleek elegance of its Euro-Style design collection with bold, eye-catching design elements worthy of the most modern high-end kitchens.
"Sculpted stainless steel knobs, high performance aluminum burners and heavy duty black matte grates combine with the glossy black glass surface of this cooktop to make a dramatic design statement," notes Brian Maynard, Jenn-Air marketing director. "This is a powerful cooktop with an eye-catching design that beautifully complements both our stainless steel and black floating glass appliance suites."
Offering a combined 57,000 BTUs, this powerful cooktop is designed to handle a range of cooking techniques from low to high-heat applications. A powerful 18,000 BTU Dual-Stacked PowerBurner, located at the center of the cooktop offers two levels of flames for quickly boiling water, pan searing and stir-frying. Additional burners on the cooktop include two 12,000 BTU burners and a 9,000 BTU burner. A 6,000 BTU burner, optimized for heating small- or medium-sized cookware, can be lowered to 825 BTUs for low, gentle simmering. When used with the included melt cap for shielding and diffusing the flame, this burner is ideal for melting chocolate, butter and other delicate ingredients.
Available options include a flat bottom wok, wok ring, cooktop griddle, gas range connector kit, and a kit for optimizing performance at high altitudes. Currently available in both 30" and 36" models, the cooktops are priced at $1,699 and $1,799 respectively.
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. 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, facebook.com/jennair, instagram.com/jennairusa and twitter.com/jennairusa.