Countertop convection ovens are among the essentials in any kitchen households nowadays. So before buying one, you must consider first the pros and cons of the product's feature, your desired feature, and the size and capacity of the oven. There are practically a wide variety of convection oven available in the market today, you just have to choose the one that will best fit your lifestyle and address your needs. Considering the style, design and the price are also one way of narrowing down your choices.
One of the best-selling types, the countertop convection oven works by circulating hot air inside the oven thru an interior fan. It is comparable to a structure of a conventional oven, but having 2 to 3 racks inside. The consistent flow of air in the oven by the hidden fans cooks the food faster by an estimated 33 percent as compared to traditional one. Regardless of what rack level you put your food in the temperature remains constant, thus making your food cook more evenly. Its multiple-features also made it popular; you can toast, bake, broil, defrost frozen meat or even make homemade rotisserie chicken with this oven. Not only that, it will make your food taste much better, chicken juicer, pastries flakier, meats more tender; it will also make it healthier because of the its revolutionary way of cooking.
There are various brands and models available. Each offers different features, some offer a 1.5 cu capacity and others offer less, and each provides a variety of cooking setting as well. Size does matter when picking your convection oven. You may either need a bigger oven or you could settle for the more standard size depending on your needs or the needs of your family.
Understandably, brands and its models which provide more features and higher specifications are more costly than the simpler or not so complicated ones. You may also be an enthusiast of a particular brand but I suggest that you try to read reviews or ask opinions from others before considering buying from a particular brand. Truly, expensive and branded items don't particularly mean that they offer the best products.
As I mentioned above you could also try considering the design when choosing your countertop convection oven although I personally don't think that it is of much importance some people really do consider this. Colors may be limited to black, white, gray or silver though, since these are the most conventional colors from a kitchen appliance. Come to think of it, having a convection oven that blends in with your kitchen can make you feel better as well.
Beyond doubt different brands offers different great features and picking out the best countertop convection oven that would best address your needs is really up to you!