The ''Alpine'' Semi-Commercial chocolate fountain is designed for caterers on a tight budget. While not completely commercial grade (see notes below), the Alpine Chocolate Fountain will work well if used properly, maintained well and ran with SF Signature Fountain Chocolate. This chocolate fountain comes with a one-year commercial warranty and is completely stainless steel. It is 26.5" tall, has an almost 13" diameter and holds up to 7 lbs. of chocolate.
Note: Our Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains work well for certain situations, but please see the comparison chart link below that compares Pro vs. Semi-Commercial Chocolate Fountains. Please also note the following differences between our Pro Series Chocolate Fountains and Semi-Commercial Chocolate Fountains.
- Chocolate Fountain Height: 26.5"
- Chocolate Fountain Diameter: 12.5"
- Chocolate Capacity: 7 lbs.
- Finish: Stainless Steel
- Removable, Easy Clean Bowl
- Digital Display Panel
- Chocolate: While we suggest SF Signature Fountain Chocolate for all our chocolate fountains, Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains can break if you put the wrong type of chocolate in the fountain.
- Use: Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains are not designed for heavy use (buffets, weekly rentals, etc.).
- Stainless steel: Our Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains come with thicker grade 304 grade stainless steel; Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains are slightly lighter duty.
- Warranty: Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains come with a limited lifetime warranty; the Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains have a one-year warranty
- Weight/Motor Quality: Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains have commercial grade motors which will turn at much higher RPM's
- Cases: Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains come with carrying cases; Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains do not
- Parts: You can get replacement parts for our Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains; Due to the nature of their design, we only stock limited Semi-Commercial chocolate fountain parts
- Resale Value: Pro Series Commercial chocolate fountains will generally hold 60-70% of their value, but Semi-Commercial chocolate fountains do not have an used market.