Did you know there are over 400 microwaves available under a myriad of brands? Are you looking to steer clear of common traps when purchasing one?
Although microwave technology has been in use for a long time there are many differences between microwave ovens that are made equal.
This article will go over all you need to know about microwaves, from selecting the best style and design to understanding sensors and Watts and the installation issues to be aware of. We’ll also provide our top microwave choices for 2021.
- 11 precision cooking functions including Air Fry, Bake, Toast, Broil, Roast, Bagel, Dehydrate, Pizza, Reheat, Keep Warm, and Defrost
- Quartz Heat Technology delivers 40% more even heat for superior cooking results and preheats faster (compared to convential tube heating elements)
- Turbo Convection increases air flow circulation for faster and more even cooking (compared to convential ovens)
- Large capacity fits up to a 12″ pizza; exterior dimentions: 18.7″ x 15.8″ x 11.6″; interior dimensions: 12.5″ x 13″ x 4.47″
- Built-in light allows you to track cooking progress; easy-to-clean interior and removable crumb tray makes cleanup fast and efficient
- High contrast LCD screen provides exceptional control of all features
- Includes: Air Fry Basket, Durable Non-Stick Baking Pan, Wire Rack, and Removable Crumb Tray
- Durable dark stainless steel metal construction provides a modern addition to any kitchen
The Calphalon Performance Air Fry Countertop Oven offers versatility with 11 cooking functions in a modern, space-saving design. This premium convection oven features Quartz Heat Technology, which delivers 40% more even heat* for consistent crisping and even browning, and preheats quicker to save you time. Add a delicious crisp to foods with the Air Fry function or choose from any of the other precision cooking functions including Bake, Toast, Bagel, Roast, Broil, Pizza, Reheat, Keep Warm, Defrost, and Dehydrate. The large capacity fits a 12-inch pizza and up to 6 slices of bread, and includes a removable crumb tray for an easy cleanup. A high-contrast LCD screen provides an exceptional cooking experience and an interior light makes it easy to monitor food as it cooks. From air frying to toasting, the Calphalon Performance Air Fry Countertop Oven allows you to countertop cook like never before. (Compared to conventional tube heating elements).
- Specially engineered 1800-watt motor, fan and heater deliver high-velocity, high-heat airflow for perfectly fried results with minimal noise
- Wide range of toaster oven functions: bake, broil, pizza, roast, toast, bagel, reheat, Warm, dual cook
- Low temperature setting to slow cook, braise and more. Plus, dedicated functions for dehydrating and proofing
- Air fry function and presets take the guesswork out of frying wings, fries, nuggets, snacks and veggies
- More options to customize your cooking include: wide temperature range: 80°f to 450°f; adjustable time with preset ranges for each function; defrost and high/low convection fan speed options
Cuisinart makes air frying easier than ever, with presets to perfectly fry favorites like wings, fries, chicken nuggets, snacks, and veggies. Frying with air instead of oil is delicious and guilt-free, and this large capacity oven fries up to 3 lb. At once. It also offers all the great features of a full-size toaster oven. And that’s not all! Unique to the Cuisinart digital Air fryer toaster oven is a range of low temperatures that lets users proof dough, dehydrate foods, and more, taking multifunctionality to a whole new level. With the large digital display and intuitive programming options, selecting presets, temperature, time, and function has never been easier.
Meet the Ninja Foodi Smart XL Air Oven, the smart extra-large toaster oven and air fry oven with True Surround Convection, you get up to 10X the convection power of a traditional convection oven, so you can make quick family meals on 2 levels, no rotating required. Plus, the Smart Cook System monitors the internal doneness of your food so you’ll never under or over-cook food again.
- Up to 10X the convection power vs. a traditional full-size convection oven for faster, crispier, and juicy results.
- Air Fry, Air Roast, Bake, Whole Roast, Broil, Toast, Bagel, Dehydrate, Reheat, and Pizza, all in one powerful 1800-watt appliance.
- Achieve the perfect doneness from rare to well done at the touch of a button with the integrated Foodi Smart Thermometer – no guesswork required.
- 90-second oven preheat time and up to 30% faster cooking than a traditional full-size convection oven.
- 2-level even cooking, no rotating required—fit a 5-lb chicken and a sheet pan of vegetables, 2 12-in pizzas, or a 12-lb turkey. Make 2 sheet pan meals at once for entertaining or weekly meal prep.
- Up to 75% less fat when using the Air Fry function vs. traditional deep frying* (*tested against hand-cut, deep-fried French fries). Up to 30% crispier results vs. a traditional convection oven.
- The optimal oven rack positions will illuminate based on the selected function. When the door is open, display settings freeze to prevent any accidental changes to the cook cycle.
- Emeril 9-in-1 air fryer – replace your countertop convection oven! 5 all-over heating elements mimic a commercial-quality oven for perfect, even cooking. Most convection ovens only have 3. 12 pre-set cooking functions let you choose what you want to cook and how: custom toaster oven setting for up to 6 slices of bread, roast a whole turkey, bake desserts, air fry fried chicken, slow cooking up to 10 hours, roast vegetables, dehydrate jerky and fruit, bake crisp-crust pizza & more.
- Trusted Emeril Lagasse Quality – every multi-purpose hot air fryer we produce is backed by chef-quality design, construction, and support to ensure it lasts through every evening meal, holiday dinner, and quick bite of delicious fries!
- Deluxe Air Fryer Accessories Set – Includes a 3-pc. crisper tray set, rotisserie spit, rotisserie stand, 2-pc. pizza rack set, baking pan, drip tray, and Emeril Lagasse cookbook with recipes written by Chef Emeril. Emeril’s state-of-the art appliance complements your kitchen and surrounding accessories. All-in-one air fryer, rotisserie, and dehydrator provides long-lasting versatility and an XL 930 cubic inch capacity.
- Better Than Convection and Toaster Ovens – 360° Quick Cook Technology and five super powerful heating elements mean your meals cook evenly on all sides in a whirlwind of super-heated air for crispy, delicious flavors. No added fats, oils, or unhealthy grease required. Get chef-quality results in one compact, 1500-Watt high power air fryer – 40% faster.
- Extra Versatile – LCD Digital Display with 12 Cooking Functions: Air fry, bake, rotisserie, dehydrate, toast, reheat, roast, broil, bagel, pizza, slow cook, and warm / reheat. Using an air fryer over a traditional deep fryer can help reduce the number of unhealthy calories you consume by up to 70% while still letting you enjoy your favorite foods.
- Included components: Recipe Book
Say goodbye to that deep fat fryer, Rotisserie machine, convection oven, and slow cooker in the all-in-one Power AirFryer 360 – as seen on TV! We all want to eat better, healthier foods, but we don’t want to give up enjoying Our favorites in the process! That’s why we developed the Emeril Lagasse power Airfryer 360That lets you cook, bake, roast & more delicious meals with all the right flavors right on your kitchen countertop—and without oils, fats, or grease. Designed to cook your food using a 360° whirlwind of superheated air, This powerful countertop oven replaces up to nine different kitchen cooking accessories including a convection oven, toaster oven, and other appliances while reducing the number of calories in almost every meal! Includes cooking essentials each Emeril Lagasse power Airfryer 360Also includes a rotisserie spit, pizza rack, baking pan, drip tray, and crisper tray to help you make a range of different foods, including roast and fried chicken, salmon, authentic kebabs, restaurant-style pizza, roast beef, homemade cookies, cakes and pies, French fries, fresh vegetables, candied bacon, beef jerky, Blooming onions, and almost any other amazing snack or meal you can think of.
- 14-IN-1 FUNCTIONALITY: Air fry, broil, bake, roast, dehydrate, reheat, rotisserie, toast, warm, convection oven, slow cook, proof, split cook, temperature probe.
- EVENCRISP TECHNOLOGY: All the crunch and tenderness of deep-frying with little to no oil.
- SEAMLESS TWO-STAGE COOKING: Split Cook lets you combine two cooking programs to run in sequence for perfect results.
- QUICK, EVEN HEATING: Gold Quartz technology delivers fast, even cooking performance.
- VERSATILE COUNTERTOP COOKING: Cook perfect rotisserie oven meals or proof dough, bake and toast all in one place.
- OPTIMAL COOKING: Double layer glass door keeps heat inside for effective heating.
- GREAT FOR FAMILIES: Larger capacity lets you fit a 12” pizza or 6 slices of bread.
The Instant Omni® Pro is the full-featured countertop air fry toaster oven you’ve been looking for. Its large capacity (in a compact frame) cooks up to four portions of food and is perfect for growing families. Taking the place of 14 appliances, you can create quick, delicious, and healthy homemade meals with one multi-cooker. Our innovative Split Cook™ feature lets you run two cooking programs or temperatures in sequence for perfect results. The Omni Pro offers the quality, convenience and versatility you’ve come to expect from Instant – discover amazing.