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Old 09-13-2020, 06:06 PM   #1
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Convection Microwave

We just paid the deposit to start the remodel of the kitchen. We are doing a floor to ceiling gut and rebuild. We will be getting a microwave over the stove and I found a convection microwave that seems like a small convection oven with microwave as well.

Has anyone used such an appliance? Did it work well as a small extra oven? Is this idea more neat sounding and less functional?

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We just paid the deposit to start the remodel of the kitchen. We are doing a floor to ceiling gut and rebuild. We will be getting a microwave over the stove and I found a convection microwave that seems like a small convection oven with microwave as well.

Has anyone used such an appliance? Did it work well as a small extra oven? Is this idea more neat sounding and less functional?

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My aunt loved her convection microwave.
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My aunt loved her convection microwave.
Did she use it as an oven a lot?
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Did she use it as an oven a lot?
All the time.
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Does this convection / microwave oven also function as your fume hood?
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Does this convection / microwave oven also function as your fume hood?
It will be a vent hood as well.

WE have a kitchen the size of a postage stamp, getting the microwave off the counter is gonna be great.
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Sounds cool, Frank.

D'oh! I called it a fume hood, like in a chem lab. Vent hood is a much better term.
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Old 09-14-2020, 07:50 AM   #8
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I have one, but I always forget to use it
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I have a DACOR and love except for one thing. Its hard to clean. I cook for 2 mostly now and its nice to not have to fire up the big oven. It also allows you to use mixed mode - part heat and part microwave. Use that feature the most.
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Old 09-16-2020, 09:48 AM   #10
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I have one but when you use it as an oven its a total PAIN to clean. So I have totally quit using it as a convection oven.
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Thank you for the responses.

I assume roasting a chicken is more clean up than baking a pan of cornbread dressing.
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