For those looking for an efficient juicer, Breville JE98XL Juice Fountain Plus can be the perfect acquisition in their kitchen. It can easily extract fresh juice of your choice of fruits and vegetables. JE98XL is an entry-level juicer. According to the various customer reviews; it is capable of withstanding heavy use due to its power.
Breville JE98XL Review in Details
Affordable, Simple and Effective: JE98XL is effective and affordable top-quality countertop juicer that enables you to enjoy the nutrition and flavor of fresh fruits and vegetable juice.
Powerful Two Speed Motor: It is equipped with a powerful 850W dual speed motor that helps to easily extract juice from all types of fruits and vegetables. It can be used to juice hard fruits as well as vegetables such as apples, beets, etc., at high-speed of 12,000 RPM and its low-speed of 6,500 is the best for softer fruits as well as leafy green vegetables such as spinach and cantaloupe.
Ease of Use: Breville JE98XL is simple to operate and easy to use. The 3 inch wide feeder chute is large enough to feed and juice most of fruits and vegetables without chopping. You need to chop only large items and save your time.
Faster and Extra Juice: It is provided with a patented central disc system that can easily extract nearly 30% extra juice as compared to many traditional juicers. It takes just 5 seconds to extract about 250 ml of juice.
Versatile Design and Construction: The Breville JE98XL has a marvelously crafted, powerful, efficient, unique and versatile design that provides it a seamless combination of style and performance. It has an attractive stylish body made of durable plastic polymer with a stainless steel like satin finish. The powerful stainless steel cutting disc works effortlessly to quickly extract the juice. It has dishwasher-safe parts. The rubber feet provide it an increased stability and ensure that juicer not shake or move during the operation.
Size: The juicer measures 13.2 L x 16.5 B x 18.2 H inches. It is a compact machine and an ideal choice for a modern kitchen.
Essential Accessories: JE98XL Juice Fountain Plus includes the following essential accessories:
- The 1L Picher can be used for collecting the juice. It has a lid that separates the froth while pouring.
- A 2.5L pulp collector collects dry and wet pulp.
- The pusher can be used for feeding the fruits and vegetable into the feed tube.
- A fine 4000 mesh stainless steel filter basket separates residue from juice.
- A nylon brush is supplied for cleaning the parts.
- An easy to follow instruction manual provided with the juicer is quite helpful.
- The power cord can be wrapped around and safely put under its base.
Safety Features: The juicer cannot be operated without locking arm. This is an extremely useful feature especially for the safety of children. The overload relay protects the motor from burning. All parts coming in contact with the food are made of BPA-free materials.
Ease of Care, Cleaning: You will need to spend the least amount of time on its cleaning. You can clean and wash the removable parts such as jug, lid, basket filter and pulp container and pusher with mild soap and the nylon brush in running water and air dry them. Any stain and discoloration on plastic parts can be removed by wiping with a soft cloth and lime water. You can also use the dishwasher top shelf to wash all parts other than Nutria Disc, mesh filter basket and the pusher.
Breville JE98XL Pros:
- Compact, robust and durable design
- Easy to clean and maintain
- Powerful motor, versatile, fast and extra juice extraction
- Low noise level
- Has safety features
Breville JE98XL Cons:
- It produces more foam due to high-speed, but the foam operator can take care of that.
- A 1-year warranty appears too short. However, because of its quality, the juicer will last for many years.
Result: The Juice Fountain Plus is one of the best powerful mid-range juicers that can be used to extract juice from almost all vegetables and fruits.
Breville JE98XL Product features:
- Heavy-duty 850 watt motor with dual speed control: a low speed (6,500rpm) for softer fruits and vegetables and a high speed (12,000rpm) for harder fruits and vegetables
- Patented extra-wide feed chute (3” wide): juice large fruits and vegetables with little to no cutting or preparation
- Patented direct central feed system for maximum juice extraction
- Nutri Disc with stainless steel blades and stainless steel mesh filter basket for spinning out the pulp
- Heavy grade polymer body for durability
- 1 liter juice jug (34 fl. oz.) with froth separator
- Large capacity pulp container with integrated handle
- Cord storage: the power cord wraps around feet and clips into position under the base for a reduced counter-top footprint
- Safety Locking Arm prevents the juicer from operating without the cover locked into place
- Overload protection prevents over-heating, automatically shutting the machine down when it senses that the machine is overloaded
- All materials that come in contact with food are BPA-free, ensuring safe use
- Easy clean-up with the included cleaning brush. All parts except for the mesh filter basket/Nutri Disc and food pusher can be washed on the top shelf of the dishwasher.