A microwave with a larger capacity gives you space to cook a full plate. Our models range from 17 to 67 litres, so you can simply warm a glass of milk or cook a whole chicken depending on which size you go for. As a general rule, anything with a 26 litre capacity or above will fit a full sized dinner plate inside.
Microwave Buying Guide
Here are the top 5 things you need to know when it comes to choosing your brand new microwave.
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Cut down cooking times with a high powered microwave. Measured in watts, our microwaves range from 700 watts to well over 1000 watts. The higher the wattage the quicker your food will be cooked. A more powerful model may also have extra features, including a grill setting, perfect for crispy bacon.
One of the most popular functions in a microwave is a defrost setting. This gets your meat and bread defrosted quickly and safely. Popping your frozen food in the microwave on a defrost setting is a far more hygienic way to thaw compared to leaving your food on the side.
It’s easy to inject a little personality into your kitchen with a few small appliances. Choose from retro style microwaves, statement coloured models or classic black versions. This is a great a way to add a touch of colour to your kitchen, particularly if you match your microwave to smaller appliances like your kettle and toaster.
A microwave can handle far more than a ready meal. With grill and oven settings you can roast chicken, steam veg and even make cakes. Look out for a model that has automatic programmes. This will take away any guesswork as the microwave will work out exactly how long to cook your food for.
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