Product introduction: Is your built-in oven too big for you? Do you hate getting stuck with the preheating time when you need to bake or cook just a small portion of food? If yes, KitchenAid KCO253BM compact countertop convection oven is here to solve your problems.
Product Summary: The device is sleek and elegant yet sturdy enough defining the trademark feature associated with the brand KitchenAid. The oven heats faster due to its compactness and cooks food evenly as the built-in fan uniformly distributes hot air inside the oven chamber. KitchenAid KCO253BM 12-Inch Compact Convection Countertop Oven comes in 2 unique colors of Black Matte and Contour Silver to choose from.
Key Features: Fan-assisted convection type of heating technology and the compactness of the device make things easier for you. Now, you can cook smaller portions of food with ease and in comparatively lesser time than your large oven. The oven is best suited for holiday when you have to cook multiple side dishes and your big oven is busy doing the main course. The oven is also a boon for young mothers who have to prepare baby foods. Babies eat little portions of meal, so cooking and warming is a great difficulty but with KitchenAid compact oven everything is done with just a snap of a finger.
Additional Features: Besides baking, the oven comes with double functions of broiling and toasting. The device is easy to use with 4 dial-in knobs. While there are knobs for setting the function (broil, bake, toast) of the device, temperature, and time, there is one more additional knob to adjust the toasting settings ranging from light brown to medium brown toasts. The oven offers safe and secure working operations. The design is robust with a thick front glass door that has springs. The reversible metal racks are also solidly built and slide in and out smoothly. Not only this, the racks offers the flexibility of 6 height options and let you cook anything from a whole chicken to multiple sheets of brownies.
Other Features: Besides this, the oven comes with an extraordinary feature of 4-hour stay on for warming or slow roasting and automatically shuts off when the cycle reaches its end. Last but not the least, the oven offers easy cleaning as the nonstick interiors need just a simple wipe off after the cooking cycle.
Pros and Cons: All in all, an oven that functions like a big machine yet compact enough to be placed on the countertop, easy on your pockets, solidly built, and offers safe and easy operations with breeze cleaning. The only thing not exactly a con that may or may not bother you is that the oven is not as small as a typical toaster oven should be. Yeah, it’s true that it’s compact but not as compact as a tiny little toaster oven, but that’s something that doesn’t affect the overall rating of the device and can affect your buying decision.