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When you buy a refrigerator, you don't want to worry that it won't last. Because the Linear Compressor uses fewer moving parts and operates more efficiently, LG confidently backs the Linear Compressor with a 10-year limited warranty.
The LG Kimchi and Specialty Food refrigerator features a unique lactic acid option that automatically adjusts temperatures to enhance and increase the production of lactic acid bacteria that are key to fermented foods. And with the ability to create precise temperature zones, the superior LG cooling system aids in flavor development.
Freshness Guard Cover
Keep your fruits sweeter, your seafood fresher, your kimchi tastier. The LG Kimchi and Specialty Food refrigerator includes a freshness guard cover that reduces cold air loss and keeps moisture in, enhancing the flavor of your specialty foods.
LG’s innovative Cooling Care system creates ideal storage for kimchi and other specialty foods that require specific cooling environments. It supplies cold air every 6 minutes through 20 air vents located throughout the refrigerator to keep internal temperature consistent and reduce fluctuation.
LG Kimchi and Specialty Food refrigerator are equipped with customized storage containers that are 100% airtight to seal in the freshness while preventing aroma overload. With 8 containers in chest models, they offer a generous 35 gallons of storage capacity—ample room for all of your favorites.
Specialty Foods Deserve Precision Cooling
In addition to kimchi, store seafood, select wines, cheese and other perishables with a force-air circulation system that's perfect for preserving specialty foods with specific temperature and storage requirements.
Rated 5 out of
Great kimchi refrigeratorEverything we expected and great price. We have had for a couple of weeks. Bought for my wife and she loves it.
Date published: 2020-01-18
Rated 5 out of
Working excellent!My daughter bought this product for us 36th wedding anniversary that I want to buy for a long time ago and we satisfy this product.
Date published: 2019-12-08
Rated 5 out of
A lot roomier than I expectedI haven’t used it to store Kimchi yet, I’m using one side for fresh vegetables and the other compartment for fresh meat and they do last much longer than my Subzero refrigerator.
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Is the kimchi refrigerator made in Korea?
Asked by: Buyer301
LG is an international company with factories worldwide and the LG 7.6 cu. ft. Kimchi/Specialty Food Refrigerator Chest, Model # LKIM08121V is manufactured in Korea and in several other countries in which LG has a factory. The nameplate attached on the Kimchi Refrigerator will identify the Country of Manufacture or the Country of Assembly if parts for it have been imported from different factories worldwide and the refrigerator assembled in a different country. This information will also be on the shipping carton that the refrigerator is shipped in...^IFV
Answered by: Ivanf
Date published: 2019-11-14
Would this work for aging beef in one container without effecting the other containers?
Asked by: Lamplighter1
Regrettably, we are not experts on the process of aging beef and recommend that you look up aging beef guides online for assistance. The ENERGY STAR® Qualified LG 7.6 cu. ft. Capacity Kimchi/Specialty Food Refrigerator Chest, LKIM08121V does have a storage button that you can use for Meat/Fish storage which is designed to keep meat and fish fresh at your desired temperature. It will work as well as any other refrigerator in that regard...^IFV
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Discover specialty food refrigerators with state-of-the art features from LG. Loaded with technology that’s designed specifically to keep your meals tasting the way they should, you’ll find a fridge that’s perfect for you and all your favorite foods. For example, our kimchi refrigerators give you everything you need to optimize different fermentation processes. You now have the flexibility of choosing the perfect Fermentation Mode (Normal fermentation & Kimchi+ fermentation), as well as the appropriate Storage Mode (Produce, Meat/Fish & Rice/Grain). Our refrigerators for kimchi also have several Temperature Sensors, so you know your food is being stored the right way.
In addition, our refrigerators for specialty foods all boast exclusive Linear Compressor technology for optimal cooling, operating efficiency and reliability. LG’s compressor is designed with fewer moving parts than traditional compressors—that means less friction and whisper-quiet operation. It’s all backed by our 10 Year Limited Warranty. Find your perfect fit or browse our complete collection of refrigerators, including counter-depth, side-by-side, bottom-freezer, top-freezer and door-in-door styles and more—and see how LG is making life good.