Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor is the latest addition to the series of Green Star juicers. It has occupied the top of the line position due to its updated styling cues and a full complement of accessories. It is being said the best juicer from Tribest, USA. Let us look this juicer from various aspects.
Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor specializes in the extraction of rich juice from vegetables and fruits with its twin gears that have low RPM (rotations per minute) but at the same are very powerful also. Due to low speed, less heat is generated that prevents oxidation of the juice. And the juicing process is completed via three steps which are crushing stage, mixing and rubbing stage and lastly squeezing stage. All the three process complement each other to produce juice that is rich in flavor, color, and nutrients.
New sleek and attractive design. The twin gear juicer has been imparted with a compact lightweight streamlined look that easily fits in all types of kitchen counter and adds to its beauty.
New locking mechanism. The earlier locking system which made use of turning screw knobs gives way to stationary latching system which needs fastening of the twin gear housing with a latch. As a result assembling and disassembling has become a lot easier.
Higher yields. The Greenstar juicer has been designed to maximize yield from lesser produce. The juicer has two gears that work on the same bioceramic and magnetic technology. They help in yielding more juice.
Twin Gears. The size of the gears in the juicer is quite large as result the juicing basket is also bigger compared to other juicers. This allows the juice flow across a greater area before entering the juice collection bowl. The bio-magnetic feature of the gear allows it to pull more minerals into the juice thus enhancing their bioavailability.
Adjustable Knob. The knob has easy grip ridges, which allows having greater grip. This allows you to control the pressure inside the machine. As a result, you can juice a wider variety of fruits and vegetables of different consistencies.
Safety feature. Chances of any mishaps and varied injuries also have also been reduced as a safety hood has been attached which disables operation if the hood is not in its place. Thus the chances of interaction with moving parts are eliminated.
Miscellaneous – Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor is very compact in size and its dimensions are 18.2 inches long, 8.2 inches wide and 12.5 inches high. The weight of the equipment is 20 pounds which are justified due to the features and parts fitted with it. And the most remarkable feature is that a drip tray has been included to prevent any sorts of drips from the countertop and thus allows clean a juicing process. Besides this, the motor has 190 watts and the turning speed is 110 RPM.
Warranty – This juicer comes with a whopping 5 years warranty.
The customer reviews for Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor has been extremely overwhelming as consumers have open heartedly given a five star rating to the juicer. Most of the customers loved the flawless and appealing design. They are also happy with the yielding capacity which is twice the capacity of a centrifugal juicer. Moreover, some of the consumers also bore complain regarding the cleaning process. They complained that the mesh screen is pretty hard to clean as there are some tight corners where the pulp gets jammed. And since the feed tube is now a part of the safety hood which is to be placed on juicing chamber they have to be cleaned all the time the juicer is used. However, most people have acknowledged that the ‘snap open and close’ system makes dissembling and cleaning very easy.
Assembly, Operation, and Cleaning
Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor is very much user friendly in terms of assembling and disassembling. No separate technical knowledge is required. The new latch system to lock the juicing drum paves way for one snap step towards assembling and disassembling.
The cleaning process is absolutely free of hassle and mess. This has again been made possible with the latch system. Secondly, the provision of drip tray does not allow the countertop to be stained. Individuals can easily remove the drip tray and clean it with warm water. It should also be kept in mind to use mild liquid washing detergent. Clean by gentle wiping without any scrubbing.
Parts and Accessories
Cover. This can be placed over the juicer when you are not using it. This will prevent the entry of dust in the juicer.
2 screen- fine and coarse. These are for juicing various types of fruits and vegetables.
Bread Stick Blank. This is for making breadsticks.
Homogenizing Blank. This is for homogenizing food.
Premium Revolutionary Jumbo Twin Gears. The gears in help in extracting more juice out of the produce.
Glass Pitcher for Juice. This is for collecting the juice.
Drip Tray. This helps the dripping juice from staining your kitchen counter.
2 Plungers – plastic and wooden. These are for pushing the produce during juicing. The plastic one has a mark on it that denotes the correct way to put in the plunger. The wooden plunger has an advantage over the plastic plunger. This is because if bits of wood shave of the plunger and gets into the juice, it will come out with pulp. But in case of plastic, this will not happen.
Stainless Steel Strainer. It is made of high quality stainless steel, which you can use optionally by placing it on the juice collection container if you do not want pulp in your juice.
Cleaning Flat Brush and Regular GS Cleaning Brush. These are extremely useful to clean the juicer. They are designed to clean the screen which is the most difficult-to-clean part of a juicer.
Power Cord – Detachable. The cord can be detachable which allows easy storage of the juicer.
Auger. The juicer has twin auger mechanism that extracts more juice from less produce.
Green Star Elite GSE-5000 Juicer Extractor is suited for all vegetables, fruits, and leafy green vegetables. One can even process long fibred celery stalks and fresh wheatgrass for healthy and fresh juice. But all the fruits and vegetables must be washed properly and skin should be removed to get the best result.