Joyoung Innovative Air Fryer with the perfect design

What do I mean by “Perfect Design” , simply this: Safe, so the operator doesn’t get burnt, using the appliance, Safe, if young fingers touch the outside of the appliance. Digital Display so you can see the settings. Digital settings, so the programs are repeatable, a window to see your food cooking without opening it, … Read more

Energy Saving LIVIVO With Digital Display and Easy Controls

Another fine product from Livivo, Digital Halogens are – speedy and economical can see the food cooking easy to set up great LED display big 17 litre capacity Livivo Digital Specifications 12 litre capacity / 17 with extender 1200 watt heating element Temp 60 to  250 degrees C Timer 60 min  Lid handle cuts power … Read more

Cookworks Digital Halogen Oven

Cookworks Specifications 10 litre capacity / 15 litre with extender fitted 1400 watt max heating element Temp 60 to 250 degrees in 10° increments   Timer 120 min  Lid handle cuts power off Dimensions (cm) 32 x 41 x 33 Weight 6.38kg Accessories: 2 racks high and low, extender ring, grips12 The Cookworks Digital Halogen Oven … Read more

Emperial Premium Black 17L Halogen Convection Oven

A solid contender from the Emperial team, basic, good engineering, with everything you need, and well built. Although it’s a generic model, it is one of the top-selling models and has very good reviews This Halogen Oven has a standard One-hour timer and simple dial controls.  With its super-fast heating method this is an ideal … Read more

Daewoo SDA1032 Deluxe 17L 1300W

A solid contender from the Daewoo team, basic, good engineering, with everything you need, and well built   This Halogen Oven has a standard One-hour timer and simple dial controls.  With its super-fast heating method this is an ideal cooker for the winter of 2022 when our gas and electricity prices are going off the … Read more

NuWave Primo Dual Element Cooking

NuWave, truly  an innovative design company, has come up with this dual element grill model, which looks like a winner They have stuck to their plastic bowl/cover material which although less durable than glass is lighter, safer from burns touching the cover and from fragments if you drop the cover unit and it is cheaper … Read more

Nutrichef 48 Oven with AirFryer Attachment

The Nutrichef 485 comes with a secret weapon.  Not much is said about it in the Advertising publicity or in the video. In fact, the video shows the unit with a totally different fitting.  Its the Air Fryer Attachment! And this will make the difference between a good useful kitchen gadget and a Great one!  … Read more

New Safe JML Halowave Halogen Oven

Safety First This is a best seller in the Halogen Oven category, I think the design – using a plastic basket outside the glass cooking bowl is a great idea, from a safety point of view. Anyone with kids knows how dangerous the kitchen can be. With this product, little hands are kept at bay … Read more

Cooks Professional Air Fryer Halogen Oven Rotisserie

A Truly Unique Design There cannot be many Air Fryers with such a distinct shape and design. Most just have a Frying basket or drawer, this one has a Spit Roasting spindle and a rotating fry basket. The new 2021 Cooks Professional Digital Air Fryer. The combination of a hinged lid and a safe-to-touch machine … Read more

Sanhoya Hinged Lid Convection Oven with Water Spray

Sanhoya Safety & Features The Sanhoya is one of the few cookers I have reviewed on the US side, that has the hinged lid for safety. It’s so easy to raise the lid to reposition or reload the contents.  This is especially important if the cook is elderly or infirm. The older design Halogen cookers … Read more

Breville VDF122 Halo duraceramic

The new Breville has a new non stick ceramic  coating which is extremely tough and cleans  very easily. Duraceramic is free from chemicals  like PTFE and PFOA which are common in the manufacture of non-stick saucepans but can chip and flake off. As with the previous V104 series the bowl can tilt, for even cooking … Read more

NutriChef PKCOV25

The new NutriChef PKCOV25 Halogen cooker has a couple of unique useful and added safety features. If you’ve ever tried to lift a steaming, hot heater lid from a conventional halogen oven, you know the problem, the risk of scalding and it has to be put down on a special wire holder, which often skids … Read more

NuWave 20631 Pro Plus

Overall Impression Nu Wave have produced some super models in the past and this new one is no exception, the 20631 has digital controls in  the cooker top.   With safety in mind, they have retained a plastic dome cover, rather than the more common glass bowl. Especially for very elderly customers or those who are … Read more

Salter EK1950 Triple Power 12 Litre

Salter is a trusted name in Kitchen ware, going back a long time, believe it or not  250 years! Even though it is  mostly Chinese sourced ( what isn’t these days ) , they seem to have done a pretty good job with this oven.  Cook all your favourite foods with less fat using this … Read more

Breville VDF105 Halo Plus Health Fryer

The Breville VDF105 Halo Plus Health Fryer is the latest in a successful line of Breville products. This one is definitely the most versatile yet. The ‘gimmick’ here is the tilt mechanism, instead of the paddle arrangement, which was sometimes a problem with previous products, the VDF105 has a rotating food compartment and a tilting … Read more

Cooks Professional Digital Rotisserie Air Fryer

The Cooks Professional Digital Rotisserie Air Fryer is sourced by the well known distributor and catalogue outlet Clifford James. The combination of hinged lid and safe to touch machine body, makes the Cooks Pro product a winner. The double cell construction effectively insulates the outside, making  it much less of a hazard in the kitchen. … Read more

Charles Jacobs 1400watt Hinged Lid 12-17 Litre Halogen Oven

New out from Charles Jacobs ( about time ) a model with my favourite features, sorry to go on about it, but why isn’t everyone making Hinged lid ovens, it is so much safer than the old “take off” lid when its very very hot . The Specifications in brief Standard size bowl hinged lid … Read more

Igenix IG1190 6 in 1 Multichef Cooker

On the face of it, the Igenix IG1190 looks like a promising addition to your kitchen. Of smart appearance and a little more compact than some Halogen ovens, it does have some good design features which I have commented on before, like the hinged lid, a great safety feature. It has a conventional Halogen lamp heater in the lid, … Read more

Tower T14001 Airwave Low Fat Fryer

Tower Specifications 12 litre capacity / 17 with extender 1300 watt heating element Temp 125 to  250 degrees Timer 60 min  Lid handle cuts power off   Well ok, I do admit the Tower unit is not revolutionary , as the advertising video says it is. And there is nothing new about it, the control … Read more

Introduction to Halogen Ovens

I found this great video on YouTube, by Tony Scruggs. Here he demonstrates, using the Fagor Halogen Oven all the usual functions of the halogen oven . So many tips and ideas , ideal for anyone thinking of buying a Halogen cooker for the first time First, Tony gives you a run down on the … Read more