- Category: Kitchen Stuff
- Published: Sunday, 21 September 2014 18:27
A toaster oven is smaller than a traditional oven. Thus, you can easily take it with you when you’ll live in a dorm room. If you have small space on your countertop, then this cooking appliance is also a better choice. When you’re living in a dorm, you can save money as you can prepare your own meals without having to go out and spend money on McDonald’s meals.
What’s for breakfast?
Waffles and other frozen breakfast meals can have crispier texture when you re-heat them with this type of oven compared with the results produced by a microwave. Many users of toaster oven could swear by this oven’s effectiveness when it comes to making their breakfast foods tastier and look more like they were cooked from scratch.
You can also prepare main dishes using it. Toasted sandwiches are possible without having to use a skillet or a stove. For toasted sandwiches, the most popular option is grilled cheese. But, that’s not the only option you can have for this type of oven. You can use vegetables and meat.
How about quesadillas? No problem. This oven can help you make one. Browse online and you’ll find some instructions on how to prepare quesadillas using a toaster oven alone.
What other things can you cook using it?
Of course, there are a lot of things you shouldn't use it for, but it's far more versatile than most people think. It makes way more than toasts alone and is a better option if you can’t afford the traditional oven or if you simply want to reduce wasteful energy.
Another famous use for this oven is to warm your plates before you serve them. Toasting nuts can also be done with this oven, but make sure that you arrange them in a single layer. Cookies, muffins and cakes are also possible, not to mention roast meat like chicken, tenderloin or ribs.
Surely, anything is possible with a toaster oven.