The Breville BOV800XL Toater Oven is portable countertop oven packed with cooking features.
The full description of the product is the “Breville BOV800XL Toaster Oven – 800-Watt Convection Oven with Element IQ”.
The product comes from Breville who are a trusted Australian kitchen appliance manufacturer having been in business since 1932.
The appliance comes in a simple to clean stainless steel housing and has nine cooking functions. It can carry out all the cooking tasks of a standard housed home oven.
Cooking Features include:
Each of the features is easily accessed from the front rotating dial. Once you select the feature, there are other easily to use dials which allow you to determine the temperature and the cooking time. All the settings are easily viewed from an LCD screen which will illuminate in blue when its on or dark orange when off.
There also is a convection cooking button which Breville say allow cooking time to be reduced by 30 %.
Temperature settings can be also be adjusted so that you can cook in Celsius or Fahrenheit. The temperature function also allows toast and bagels to be browned to your exact specification.
The cooking temperature dial allows for a cooking range between 120°F to a maximum to 450°F (or in the Celsius from 50°C to a maximum 230°C). Adjustments can be made simply by turning the dial in 5°C and 10°F increments,
There is a frozen pre-set button which informs the appliance that you are dealing with frozen food. The smart oven will then adjust its defrost and timings accordingly.
Inside the appliance there are three heating elements on the top and two on the bottom. The Breville “Element IQ” will control the elements individually for you depending on the cooking feature you have chosen.
The smartoven will turn auto-turnoff once the chosen feature has completed its cooking cycle.
Breville BOV800XL Smart Oven Capacity
In terms of capacity the Breville BOV800XL appliance can cater for a 13 inch pizza (pizza pan included) and an 8 lb chicken. It will also house a pan with the maximum dimensions of 13 x 9 inches. It can also cater a 10 inch pan with short handle.
When it comes to toast it can hold 6 standard toast sized pieces of bread.
There is a extra-large crumb tray built in to the bottom of the unit to ensure removing crumbs is an easy chore.
The Smart Oven comes with 3 rack levels. The rack can be adjusted to either the low level for baking, roasting and reheating, a mid level for toasting, bagels and pizza or a top level for broiling.
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In terms of accessories the Breville BOV800XL ships with a 12″ x 12″ enamel broil rack, 12″ x 12″ enamel baking pan and a 13″ non-stick pizza pan.
Breville smart Oven Specifications
Dimensions : 8.5 x 16.2 x 11.2 inches
Weight : 22.5 pounds
Manufacturer : Breville
Manual : Breville Smart Toaster Oven Manual