Artificial Intelligence based Virtual Cooking Robot


Wonderchef Kitchenware has been one of the best brands when it comes to making quality kitchen appliances & utensils.  The brand has an amazing team that wants to introduce new products and integrate with other technologies.  Their latest innovation is the integration of Nutri-Pot with Alexa.  This makes Wonderchef India’s AI based cooking assistant virtual kitchen Robot.  The company is represented legendary Chef Sanjeev Kapoor and dynamic Ravi Saxena, Managing Director.  They both were present at the new outlet at Mantri Square, Bengaluru and showcased the new solution.

About Integration with Alexa

Alexa is becoming one of the popular innovations that taken by multiple families across the country and globe.  The reason for the adoption is simply because of the superior voice recognition and strong artificial intelligence.   By using simple voice commands, the device is able to retrieve info and speak it out for us to hear.

The Integration with Nutri-pot enabled customers to get recipes for the favorite dishes.  And the assistant tells exactly the steps that needs to be followed on Nutripot.  So, one can just search for recipe, start to follow instructions and eventually prepare an good dish.

Currently 200+ recipes are available on Alexa that can be cookies using the Nuttipot. Apart from that Chef Sanjeev was telling the plans for adding from 11,000 other recipes.

Demo of the Product

Mr.Ravi and Chef Sanjeev also gave live demo to the audience and made it more convincing.  Let me share few details on the steps follows.

  • Initially we heard Mr.Ravi ask Alexa to share recipe for ‘Rajma Chawal’.
  • In return, Alexa shares a recipe of Wonderchef Rajma Chawal recipe.
  • This shared the steps on the screen along with voice assistance.
  • A person cooking just needs to voice command start following the steps.

In between, we can also stop, pause, repeat or move to next steps in need be.  Chef Sanjeev Kapoor voice command was also heard the Alexa was able to take necessary action.

There is no other Kitchen product in the market with this kind of integration with Alexa.

Nutri-Pot – Product Highlights

Nutri-Pot cooks food faster while keeping precious nutrients intact. The intelligent micro-computer inside Nutri-Pot keeps the pressure and temperature at an optimum level that prevents over-cooking or burning of food. The tight-fitting lid traps the steam rising from the food within the pot, retaining important nutrients within the food.

Some of the highlights of the Nutri-Pot product include –

  • Nutritious cooking at the touch of a button that requires limited supervision & cooks’ dish silently.
  • 18 pre-set dishes specially curated by Chef Sanjeev Kapoor.
  • Manual mode allows customers to customize the recipes.
  • Attaining softness and succulence is now easier for dishes which traditionally take longer hours.
  • Micro-computer controller pressure with 8 temperature adjustments.
  • Prevents over-cooking that enables letting the vitamins & mineral stay intact within the dish.
  • Hard-anodized aluminium inner pot distributes heat evenly and lasts for years.
  • Automatic Keep-Warm function keeps the temperature of the food warm until ready to serve.
  • Delay timer keeps freshly cooked food ready after a period.  Customer can program the Nutri-pot to start cooking after 5 mts – 24 hrs.  Ideal in scenarios, where we want to complete some errands and meal to be ready when back.
  • Easy to clean and maintain, it comes with the Reliable Wonderchef Warranty
  • The product looks very elegant that can avoid clutter in the Kitchen.

Global Expansion plans

The brand has also gone global and currently selling across countries like UK, USA, Marutius, Vietnam, Germany & more. Wonderful is probably one of the very few brands that have established globally and is expanding internationally.

Wonderchef has seen adoption by countries where no one speaks Hindi.  The products are priced at reasonable price that makes it gain customers.

Final Thoughts

Wonderchef Kitchenware has been bringing out new Kitchen product of good quality.  The adoption has gone up tremendously over the years. Integration of Alexa along with Wonderchef product is very new to market but has potential to disrupt the normal order.  It was good to hear some good thoughts about the product both from Chef Sanjeev Kapoor and Mr.Ravi Saxena.

I am sure over the next few years there will be many more recipes and appliances come up from Wonderchef.