Category Archives for "Induction"

Frigidaire Induction Range Review: 2 Very Affordable Options

It’s finally happening: induction ranges are starting to drop in price. And Frigidaire is leading the pack: their prices on 30-inch freestanding induction ranges have dropped a lot in the past couple of years. Frigidaire now has two very affordable options. Both are under $1200, with one under $1000–not much more than a comparably equipped conventional electric […]

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Induction Range Reviews: The Best 30-Inch Induction Stove (Updated for 2018)

This induction stove review is for full-sized, 30-inch induction stoves made by the most popular home appliance brands. First published September, 2018. Table of Contents Our Picks at a GlanceAbout Induction CookingHow We Picked These Induction StovesWhy Don’t We Include Model Numbers in Our Reviews?The Appliance Industry: What You Need to Know Before You BuyBuying […]

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Induction Cooktop Reviews: The Samsung Induction Range and Induction Cooktop–Yay or Nay?

Find out about the new, top-of-the-line Samsung induction cooktop and range. The great design, exciting features, and moderate price (for induction) make it worth a look if you’re in the market for induction cooktops.Induction Cooktop Reviews: The Samsung Induction Range and Induction Cooktop–Yay or Nay? was last updated August, 2018.​ Table of Contents About SamsungIs […]

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Induction Cooktop Reviews: Best Commercial Grade Portable Induction Cooktop (1800W)

Rational Kitchen has a few articles about the best portable induction cooktops (PICs) on the market. This latest one focuses on commercial portables: What are they–and are they better than consumer grade options? How are they different? Are they worth the extra money? Find out all this and more.  This article, Best Portable Induction Cooktop (Commercial […]

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Induction Cooktop Reviews: The Best Full-Sized Induction Cooktops (Updated for 2018)

If you’re looking for a full-sized induction cooktop (30- or 36-inch in the U.S.) reviews, you’ve found the right page. Here, we review the top-rated and most reliable induction cooktops on the market. What’s new in this review:More vendors to choose from so you can shop around and get the best priceOnline buying tipsCategories to help […]

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How to Choose a Portable Induction Cooktop (And the Best Ones to Buy)

Contents Quick RecommendationsPortable Induction Cooktops: The Back StoryWho Needs a Portable Induction Cooktop?How Do Induction Cooktops Work?Induction-Compatible ​CookwareAre Induction Cooktops Safe?Induction Cooking Pros and ConsImportant Features in a Portable Induction CooktopHow Much to Spend on a Portable Induction Cooktop?Which Portable Induction Cooktops Are Best? (The Reviews)Final Thoughts If you’ve been thinking about getting a portable […]

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The Vollrath Mirage Pro 59500P (The Ultimate PIC?)

Table of Contents The Mirage Pro At a Glance (Comparisons)A Quick Primer on Portable Induction Cooktops (What to Know, What to Look For)Features of the Vollrath Mirage Pro 59500PSpecifications of the Vollrath Mirage Pro 59500PDaily Use (Controls)A Word About Temperature ControlPros and Cons of the Mirage ProRecommendation The Vollrath Mirage Pro is head and shoulders […]

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The Best-Selling Range Hoods on Amazon (not just for Induction)

Contents Best Sellers at a Glance (Table Summary)What a Range Hood DoesTips for Using a Range HoodHow to Select a Range HoodFan TypeBest Under-Cabinet Non-Ducted Hoods Broan 41000 Series Under-Cabinet Non-Ducted Range HoodKOBE Brillia (CHX3830SQBD-3)​Best Under-Cabinet Ducted and Convertible HoodsBroan QS1 Under Cabinet HoodProline PLJW Under-Cabinet or Wall-Mount Ducted Range HoodBest Wall-Mounted HoodsZ-Line Wall-Mount Range Hood (Multiple […]

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Is Induction Cooking Better than Gas (and if so, why)?

Table of Contents What Is Induction Cooking?​Do Professional Kitchens Use Induction Cooking?Pros of Induction CookingCons​ of Induction CookingWhat About Electric Ranges?So, the Verdict: Is Induction Cooking Better than Gas? Is induction cooking better than gas? ​I looooove induction cooking, and I’m thrilled that it’s starting to catch on in the U.S. And while it might not […]

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Bosch Induction Range Review: 30-Inch Slide-in Induction Stove

Table of Contents ​The Bosch Induction Stove At a Glance​FeaturesWhy Choose Induction Cooking?What to Know Before You Buy​What Is a Slide-In Range?Bosch Induction Range Review: Cooktop DetailsBosch Induction Range Review: Oven DetailsBosch Induction Range Review: Electrical and Installation RequirementsBosch Induction Range Review: SpecificationsWarranty​Drawbacks of This RangeRecommendation Meet your new stove–the Bosch 30-inch slide-in induction range […]

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Induction Cooktop Pros and Cons

In the market for a new cooktop or range? Here are some induction cooktop pros and cons for you to think about. After reading, you can decide for yourself whether or not these modern marvels are worth the investment. Table of Contents How Does Induction Work?The ProsPrecise and ResponsiveExcellent Low-Temperature ControlInduction Cooktops Are the Safest […]

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True Induction Cooktop Reviews: Best 2-Burner and 3-Burner Induction Cooktops

Table of Contents Before You Buy​At a Glance: How Do the True Induction Models Differ from Each Other?True Induction TI-2C: Portable Double Burner Induction CooktopTrue Induction TI-2B Double Burner Induction Cooktop (Counter Insert)True Induction Double Burner Induction Cooktop MD-2B (Mini Portable)True Induction TI-3B Counter Inset Induction CooktopFinal Thoughts It seems like everybody is downsizing these […]

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Thermador Induction Cooktop Review: 36-inch CIT365KM

Table of Contents ​At a GlanceFirst Things First: Who Is Thermador?What Is Induction Cooking?Using Induction CookwareThermador CIT365KM OperationSpecifications for Thermador CIT365KM Induction CooktopDesignPower​​Installation ConsiderationsSafety Features​WarrantyRecommendation This Thermador induction cooktop review is for the 36-inch CIT365KM model induction cooktop. This is a 36-inch, 5-burner, mirror-surfaced cooktop with great functionality for the modern kitchen. It’s also a really great-looking […]

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