Presto 07046 Tilt ‘N Drain Non-Stick Griddle

Last updated: June 1, 2023

This griddle is made using a heavy cast aluminum base, which is not only durable, but also acts as an even heat distributer. The nonstick surface ensures your pancakes and eggs are beautiful when served. When cooking meats, this griddle can be switched to a tilting position, which allows the grease to drain away from the meat.

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: Thanks to the built-in backstop ledge, you won't have to worry about your sausage rolling off this griddle.

In our analysis of 115 expert reviews, the Presto Tilt 'N Drain Non-Stick Griddle placed 12th when we looked at the top 20 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

This super-sized griddle is great for any meal. It can cook up to 50% more food than other jumbo griddles. Premium nonstick surface for stick-free cooking and easy cleaning. Slide-out drip tray empties easily. Fully submersible with the heat control removed. Control Master® heat control maintains proper cooking temperature automatically. Huge cooking surface! Cooks as many as 12 slices of french toast at one time. 120 volts, 60 Hz only.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Further, the cooker has a control master, which automatically controls the level of heat while you are cooking. This ensures that your food will not be either under-cooked or burnt.
It has a decent size to accommodate a sizeable amount of food and feels very solid thanks to the quality metal construction.
- The Z9
Equipped with heavy cast aluminum and nonstick surfaces, cleaning becomes easier and a self regulating temperature control system it cooks 50% more meals as when compared to the jumbo griddles.
The griddle is fully immersible in water for cleaning without the heat control system.
Even heat is simple to maintain thanks to the Presto Tilt ‘n Drain’s Control Master automatic heat control system.
The thing that I like most about the large electric griddles is that you can cook plenty of perfect huge pancakes in just one session, without having to make multiple batches.
A heavy cast aluminum base promotes durability while this griddle’s nonstick surface promises simple cooking and cleanup. There’s also a heat control feature, keeping you in command of your meal at all times.
- Heavy
This is a simple electric griddle that helps in even distribution of heat in all the nooks and corners of the griddle. This way, all the pancakes get equal heat and cooks perfectly.
The griddle’s generous capacity and almost-square shape (its dimensions are 23 by 17.25 inches) allow the griddle to potentially hold more pancakes than your average rectangle.
My favorite thing would definitely have to be the simple design alongside the flexibility of the griddle. It allows for the product to be easily transferred and assembled, without having to spend too much time thinking about any sort of difficulties arising during the entire process.
When it comes to performance, you can expect perfection from this electric cooking appliance. The even heat distribution results in fluffy pancakes, crispy bacon and tender meat and poultry.
Presto 07046 Tilt 'n Drain Big Griddle Cool-Touch Electric Griddle is tailored for both commercial and home use, its construction material is of the best quality that there is with a solid and compact design for enhanced durability.
This provides not only a cleaner kitchen but a healthier meal as well. The heat is controlled via the main thermostat which is fully detachable, for cleaning purposes of course.
Those who have used the Presto 07046 Electric Griddle are extremely satisfied with its performance and construction. They appreciate the raised edge around the back and the sides of the device and find it to be high enough to avoid spilling over of batter and various other food particles. However, the edge is low enough too – and this helps you avoid any damage. The griddle comes with easy to operate controls and offers high quality performance. It can be cleaned up in a convenient manner.
The Presto tilt n drain griddle has a unique feature, Tilt’nDrain. With this feature the griddle surface can be easily put in a tilted position while cooking meat, to drain the excess fluid. To activate the tilt, you need to simply pull the handle outwards. Once the surface has drained, push the handle back to bring the griddle to its original level cooking surface.
Easily drain meats with the Tilt ‘n Drain capability. Just pull the handles outward, tip and drain the fat. Then place the griddle back upright and push the handles back in. Easy!
It features a very large cooking surface which is ideal for cooking as many as 12 French toasts in one go.

What reviewers didn't like

Due to its size it may require a generally bigger working areas as compared to other electric griddles which are smaller in size.
Limited warranty period offered.
For instance, there are complaints that the drip pan is too small. Many also find that this griddle takes up too much space on the counter and when going to store the griddle
The heat! Surprise, this is always the biggest complaint and you’re never going to find a popular electric griddle where someone isn’t complaining about the heat.
Can be tough to store due to large size
- Heavy
This one is a bit expensive because of the size of the appliance.
That said, this thing is a beast to clean and store, and takes up lots of countertop space. It’s bulky from its size and handles, and difficult to fit and maneuver in your average sink.
Shorter power cord
The electric cord is somewhat shorter than the average, so having an extension would be handy
Some users criticize the fact that the large size of the Presto 07046 Electric Griddle makes it heavy and spacious. If you are planning to buy it, make sure that your home has enough storage space for the unit.
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