An induction burner at Per Se. This is a system that relies on magnets in both the burner and special pots and produces heat only when the two are in contact. This system heats food or water very quickly and produces very little ambient heat.
A behind-the-scenes story on the technology and gear of The French Laundry and Per Se can be found here.
July 9, 2010 4:00 AM PDT
Photo by: Daniel Terdiman/CNET
| Caption by: Daniel Terdiman
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