The Cuisinart® Ice Cream and Gelato Maker has a commercial quality compressor-freezer, so it’s always ready to go. Separate paddles for gelato and ice cream, and fully automatic operation with a 60-minute countdown timer, ensure perfect consistencies and professional results. The Keep Cool function will kick in after your time is up to keep your ice cream or gelato cool! Mix-ins can be added through the see-through lid while churning for unlimited flavor combinations. Fully automatic with a commercial quality compressor. 1.5 quart capacity. Includes 2 paddles - a gelato paddle for authentic gelato and an ice cream paddle for creamy ice cream. It also has a 60-minute countdown timer with touchpad controls and a blue LCD readout. 10-minute Keep Cool feature keeps your ice cream or gelato cool after the timer has gone off. BPA Free.