Counter top speed oven? -- Convection Microwave?

SeaKozJuly 11, 2012

Hi Folks,

I'm looking at appliances now and I don't have room for a wall oven and a speed oven, further, I'm not sure I want a speed oven, I'm not sure I don't, but I do know that I don't want a built in.

We were already planning on putting our microwaves in the walk in pantry and I'm wondering if there's such a thing as a counter top speed oven. Does a Convection Microwave behave the same way?

Thanks!

SeaKoz

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weedmeister

Having not used a speed oven, I would like to think that the difference between a speed oven and a convection microwave is that the speed oven gives you more flexibility over how much microwave power is used during convection cooking.

Also, I think the speed oven (like the Advantium) has a heating element in the top which aids in crisping and roasting. A convection microwave will not have this.

I cannot in good faith recommend the GE convection microwave like I have. After just 6 months the door is beginning to stick. Also, it is very hot at the back during convection cooking. I'll go back to the Sharp if the door quits working completely.

    Bookmark   July 12, 2012 at 3:00PM
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