My Shopping Bag



Unit 4
Titan Court
Laporte Way

Tel: 01582 480388

View All Partners Next Partner Previous Partner
ConnectedCooking from RATIONAL is the latest network solution for professional kitchens. Care home group operators can now manage all connected units centrally and control production processes effectively. Whether you use one or more RATIONAL units, ConnectedCooking offers you completely new and convenient application options. The only thing you need to do is connect your RATIONAL appliance to a network.
To use ConnectedCooking, customers need only connect one or more RATIONAL or be it SelfCookingCenter or the VarioCookingCenter to a network, and then register for free under The networked units can then be conveniently displayed and managed through ConnectedCooking’s Device Management screen. “Network integration through ConnectedCooking allows chefs to view all of their production processes at any time, in central facilities and satellite kitchens, even if they are not personally present,” explains Simon Lohse, Managing Director, RATIONAL UK. “They can quickly check up on processes remotely while doing their weekly purchase orders, monitor overnight cooking from home, or even call up error notifications while on the go. Users can retrieve all of this information quickly and easily using any computer with internet connection, smartphone or tablet - anytime, anywhere. This service helps us give our customers more flexibility at last, which represents real added value in the catering industry.”

Let yourself be inspired by ConnectedCooking.
Networking also makes it easy to distribute new cooking programs, receive push notifications in real time, or transmit preferred unit settings to all connected units. ConnectedCooking allows automatic software updates, and also makes administrative work quick and easy; all key HACCP data can be captured, documented and exported completely automatically. If desired, the system can also automatically contact RATIONAL service partners and request the correct replacement parts directly for quick on-site troubleshooting. Separate user profiles with individual permissions settings mean all employees can have easy system access, simplifying work with the SelfCookingCenter and VarioCookingCenter even more.

ConnectedCooking provides inspiration and tips from all over the world. Users can select recipes and transmit the settings to one or more units in no time at all. ConnectedCooking is one of the world’s most extensive databases of recipes especially for professional kitchens, with new national and international dishes being added every day.

All RATIONAL SelfCookingCenter units come equipped with Ethernet interfaces as a standard feature, for the VarioCookingCenter units the interface is optional. Units manufactured before 03/2017 can easily be retrofitted to use ConnectedCooking. ConnectedCooking is free to use on up to three units. Data is transmitted using state-of-the-art encryption technology, in order to prevent misuse.

You can learn more at alternatively contact RATIONAL UK Tel: +44 (0)1582 480388, Email: