Candy EGO retro microwave ovens

The new 25-liter retro Candy microwave, the EGO is available in 7 models. There are 5 Candy EGO G25D microwave models in white, orange, green, silver and chrome with 3 operating modes including microwave, grill and combi mode, and 6 automatic programs. There are also 2 EGO C25D microwaves in white and silver with 7 operating modes and 8 automatic programs.

Key features of these 900 watt EGO retro microwave ovens include 1.0 kW grill, Express Start function, electronic controls, digital clock, timer, auto defrost, easy to clean interior and 5 power levels. … (read more)

Convection steam ovens promise speedy cooking

Convection steam ovens promise speedy cooking

Why reheat day-old food in the microwave when you can rejuvenate leftovers to just-made freshness. That’s one of the promises Wolf makes with its $ 3,800 built-in convection steam oven. We scoured the market for the latest in timesaving cooking appliances, and convection steam ovens, which boast speed, versatility, and healthy food prep, grabbed our attention. Here’s a look at three we have in our cooking labs now.
The combination of convection and steam is meant to reduce cooking time, with … (read more)

Legacy Hybrid double deck wall ovens from American Range

American Range pioneered French door wall oven for residential market and now offers three 30″ Legacy Hybrid double deck wall oven models,
– the AROFFHGE-230 French door gas oven and broiler on top & French door electric oven and broiler on bottom
– the AROSSHGE-230 Chef door gas oven and broiler on top & Chef door electric oven and broiler on bottom
– the AROFSHGE-230 French door gas oven and broiler on top & Chef door electric oven and broiler on bottom

The multifunction Legacy Hybrid double deck wall … (read more)

Zanussi QUADRO built-in ovens

Zanussi ZOP38903XD

The 60 cm wide built-in QUADRO ovens from Zanussi combine Italian style with practical features. The ovens are the ideal choice for people who want flexible, low maintenance homes with stylish and functional appliances that are simple and effortless to use. The top of the range pyrolytic Zanussi QUADRO ovens, the ZOP38903XD and the ZOP37902XK features a large Space+ 74-litre cooking cavity, 2 auto cleaning cycles for easy maintenance and excellent energy efficiency combined with premium look and attention-getting design. The ovens maintain the same vertical alignment and clean lines, with … (read more)

Top performing double wall ovens for multitasking cooks

Top performing double wall ovens for multitasking cooks

One of the great things about a wall oven is that you don’t have to contort your body into a pretzel to remove baked goods or a heavy roast. A double oven offers that advantage twice over as well as two times the capacity of a single wall oven. While ranges still rule the kitchen, double wall ovens make up 15 percent of the market. That’s why Consumer Reports is testing more of them and just added a 30-inch Whirlpool model … (read more)

Don’t think twice about buying these top-rated double ovens

Don’t think twice about buying these top-rated double ovens

With manufacturers touting double-oven ranges for their flexibility, Consumer Reports has been testing more electric smoothtop and gas ranges with two ovens. Of the 21 models in our labs, five performed so well that we recommend them. But to avoid second-guessing your purchase, first find out whether a double oven would be more convenient, or less, given the way you cook.

Ranges with double ovens come in several configurations—a smaller top oven paired with a larger one below, the … (read more)

The Best Toasters and Toaster Ovens for 2012

Picking the best toaster or toaster oven can be and is a very personal thing, and for us here at Kitchen Contraptions highly based on what you want to toast and cook. If you really just want toast – then a pop-up toaster may work for you, but if you want to use the toaster for an oven as well – then using a toaster oven combo will be a great bet. We also recognize that using a toaster to simply make breakfast sandwiches with eggs in them is also very … (read more)

Capri modular cooking systems by J. Corradi

If these professional ovens by J. Corradi look a bit too nostalgic for you, as does this vintage fridge, we certainly hope the company contemporary Capri line of modular cooking systems is more to your liking. Designed to create a focal point in your house for the most unforgettable moments either indoors or outdoors, these versatile modular cooktops bring a restaurant quality cooker in your home or in your garden. You built the cooking system to your preference, you pay and get it delivered. Later, this open system can be further … (read more)