Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker Review

Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker Review

Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker Review

Gourmia GI110 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker

The Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker is built with fast freeze technology. This gets the ice ready (8 or 9 pieces) in as little as 10 minutes. This user-friendly ice maker is packed with useful features to create a pleasurable to use to appliance in the kitchen or when on-the-go.

Product Description

Ice capacity - The Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker is built to deliver up to 26lbs of ice per day and its ice bucket is insulated to ensure the readily prepared ice stays frozen. The ice bucket has a generous capacity of 2lbs which is more than enough for the home, small size B&Bs, road trips or parties.

Also, this ice maker makes use of the latest fast freeze technology to produce each batch of ice in about 10-12 minutes.

Portability - This ice maker is a countertop sized appliance that will easily fit in the kitchen, home bar, or elsewhere. The appliance has a weight of 21.4lbs which make it relatively easy to travel with when on the go.

Digital control panel - The Gourmia GI120 has plenty of user-friendly features, such as the timer, clock, auto start/stop, and refill alarm. The LED display gives all the necessary information to select the cube size (small, medium or large) and start the ice maker when ready. The choice of ice size makes it possible to enjoy the complete customizable production to make sure the ice matches the needs.

Removable ice bucket - The ice maker has a removable ice bucket to make the process of cleaning and maintenance as straightforward as possible.

Product Features

  • Produces up to 26lbs of ice per day
  • Maximum storage is 2lbs
  • Low-profile design
  • Low energy use
  • Fresh ice cubes every 10-12 minutes
  • LED display
  • Smart alerts and indicators
  • 3 ice cube sizes
  • Water recycling system

Pros

  • Easy to use with plenty of user-friendly features
  • Great looking unit
  • Setup is simple and straightforward
  • Very quick at making ice
  • Useful cleaning cycle to avoid wasting a lot of time
  • Relatively compact in size and smaller than many of the alternatives
  • User-friendly features like auto shut off and timer at great

Cons

  • Unlikely to provide the quietest option; can often produce a grinding-like sound that isn't constant but can be annoying
  • Doesn't always fill the bucket to the top

Conclusion

Great little ice maker, the Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker is a fast and efficient solution for making an ever ready supply of ice for day-to-day use or get-togethers. The set up process is very easy. So, it doesn't take long before you are making your first batch of ice. The LCD display with features like auto shut off and timer make it extremely easy to use. The timer is nice to have because it means the unit does not need to be left on all the time.

Also, the built in cleaning cycle means the Gourmia GI120 ice maker is really easy to use and maintain. Other useful features include the option to select the ice cube size.

Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker

Gourmia GI120 Compact Portable Electric Ice Maker
8.8

Time to make ice

9.0/10

Ice basket capacity

8.5/10

Ease of cleaning

9.0/10

Pros

  • Produces up to 26lbs of ice per day
  • Fresh ice cubes every 10-12 minutes
  • Smart alerts and indicators

Cons

  • Not very quiet
  • Doesn't always fill the bucket
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Hi there, my name is Stuart and I am the founder of Make Ice At Home. I love to party and especially on those hot summer days, ample supplies of ice to chill your drinks is essential. I aim to bring you the news and reviews of the Best Ice Makers on the market. Keep on chillin!

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