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The machine I invited a couple of friends who are keen to try sous vide over during the whole process. All 4 of us agreed. The machine is going back. My immediate first thought was that you had a bad machine. The Vac-Star Sous Vide Chef has excellent reviews on Vac-Star's website and it looks like you are using it within proper specifications. That ...


Polyethylene, which is the material typically used for sous vide bags, is stable at the temperatures the sous vide bath will reach. Ensuring you're using the right kind of bag, and checking that the temperature hasn't gone too high, should avoid any risk of melting. Polyethelene is much more stable than plasticized plastics. It's fine at the low ...

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