When to Go for 6-Slice Toaster Ovens

October 16, 2014Home & Kitchen Standard

A 6-slice toaster oven is a useful appliance if you’re fond of baking pie or making a pizza but your kitchen space is very limited. Depending on the model you’re using, this appliance can produce great pizza. Compared with conventional ovens, this one is a lot cheaper. Plus, it uses less energy.

Convection oven

There are models and brands that can switch from traditional cooking to convection cooking by simply pressing a button. The best possible convection toaster of 2015 also has infrared heating technology, it can preheat food or cook it more efficiently than traditional oven.


Each unit has its own features and design. You can purchase a 6-slice oven that comes with a stainless-steel finish. It can even have an LCD screen that makes it easier to look at the settings and features. But a unit that has these features doesn’t have to be expensive, you can have it at less than $70.

For easy adjustments, you can look at the LCD screen and press some buttons. And if your unit can switch from traditional to convection cooking, you can just press its button to switch back and forth.

How easy it is?

The ease of use will depend on the unit. Some models may need you to make a few trial and errors before you can adjust to its settings. Other models don’t have LCD screen so you need to navigate its settings by pressing several buttons before arriving at the settings you want.

You need to find a model that doesn’t overestimate the time it takes for it to toast a bread, for instance. Good thing is that there are units that come with self-adjusting feature. So you don’t need to worry about the amount of time it needs to cook slices of bread.