This rice cooker is perfect for any family that enjoys cuisines from around the world. Versatile and easy to use, it does more than just cook rice. It can steam, cook beans, whole grains, mac and cheese, or any pasta/rice mix. This model, with a 4-20 cup cooked rice capacity, is also great for oatmeal, grits, and Cream of Wheat®. A delay start makes breakfast and meal planning easier. It includes a rice rinser/steam basket, and has functions for heat/simmer, steam cook and hot cereals. Easy to clean it has a dishwasher-safe nonstick bowl and a glass lid.