Presto Canner is safe on glass top stove

by Erin
(South Carolina)

The Presto Pressure Canner is one of the only canners that is safe to use on a glass top stove. I have never had a problem with it. I have owned it for 2 years and use it frequently to can things from stewed tomatoes to chicken. Great product!


That is so good to know. It is a question I am asked occasionally and I don't have a definitive answer so it is good to hear from experience.

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This is a reader added opinion.... I cannot verify the accuracy and encourage you to check with your stove manufacturer..... (I hate feeling like I need to add disclaimers but you never know!)

Ok Back to regular reading. :0)

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