Compact countertop ovens generally do a great job of cooking a variety of items. Their ability to reheat leftover pizza is reason enough to warrant their purchase. However, they don't stop at toasting bread or crisping up a slice; nowadays their utility extends to all manner of baking. From cookies to main entrees, the remarkable countertop appliances can cook practically whatever one desires; they really are little secondary ovens. And sometimes, they are also good at just keeping things warm.
Hand mixers are convenient little devices. Small and efficient, they are essential appliances capable of doing the hard work that comes with creating everything from dough to whipped cream. As with any handheld tool, utility is ultimately decided by comfort: if you can't hold a tool comfortably, then there is probably a better option available. Not only does the Dualit Professional 5-Speed Hand Mixer (model 88520) look the part, with its chrome-plated retro styling, but it also provides convenience in actual usage.
The five-speed 240-watt motor is a workhorse, spinning at a rate of 540rpm to 1,200rpm; the … Read more