Capacity of 42 ounces
Seven 6oz Glass containers allows for making up to seven different types of Flavors
Comes with on/off switch and light indicating unit is working
Prepares yogurt in 6-10 hours, depending on thickness desired
Timer on the side marks time when yogurt will be finished cooking
This lacks automatic shutoff but the other model from Euro Cuisine YM100 has it.
There are complains of jar leaking especially when yogurt is thin. You should keep the plastic lids away from heat sources like ovens or burners as these can warp them. There are people who use plastic covers above the sealed jar to avoid leakage.
Cleaning the units is painful as there are so many jars.
It does not come with a thermometer so you will need to buy one if you plan to track the temperature yourself.
This is one of the most popular yogurt makers out there and a real value for money.
Frequently asked questions
Can you use a single glass bowl in this?
You can use a 1.75 quart Pyrex glass container which fits well in this. Do not put a lid on the pyrex. The bowls will need larger incubation period than the smaller jars.
How do you control tartness?
The longer you process it the tarter it will be.
Do the jar lids screw or pull off?
The lids are to be screwed before keeping them in the refrigerator. While making, the lids are not to be put.
How does the timer function?
The timer functions as a reminder, the lid arrow should point at the number of hours that you want to process. It is manual and you need to close it.
Which parts are plastic and which is glass?
The jars are made of glass. The lids and unit is plastic.
Can we buy extra glass jars separately?
Yes, you can buy them here
A few useful accessories and add-ons that go with this model:
- Euro Cuisine GY50 Greek yogurt maker
- Matfer 17360 Exoglass Bouillon Strainer – For making Greek yogurt
- Cheese bag – For making yogurt cheese or paneer
- GY1920 Glass Jars – If you need an extra set of jars for storing or making more batches, you can get these.
- Pyrex Storage 7-Cup Round Dish
Other models of Euro Cuisine