Everyone knows what a toaster is, we all have the image of a kind of “box” in which we insert two slices of bread that we previously took the time to cut so that ‘They are not too thick to be able to enter the slot.
We lower the lever, and we wait to catch up with the toasted slices.
But that’s the stereotype of the classic toaster.
Today, some brands offer more modern devices with original designs and lots of options. So of course, some would say that to toast two slices of bread a day, there is no need for a competition machine.
But when we see the prices relatively accessible, we say that there is no reason to do without. those who let themselves be tempted will quickly become addicted to their bread in the morning, whether it be fresh bread, sandwich bread, or a croissant warmed to the point.
But for that, you will have to be careful to choose your device well, because not all of them offer the same functions. Here is a summary of the criteria to take into account during your purchase.
The type of toasters
For information before the purchase, it seems necessary to tell you about the 04 types of toaster available. Starting with the family favorite, which is the 04-slice toaster, the one that can prepare twice as much toast in half the time, which makes all its advantage.
Thenthere is the model with two slots, perfect for those who have a limited storage space, it is one of the favorite models of consumers with remarkable performance.
Next, there is the vertical model, the one we meet most often, which is also one of the most versatile models, since it is perfect for bakery products without fillings.
Finally, there is the horizontal toaster, which is quite wide and therefore occupies a dedicated storage space; but it is more practical knowing that you can cook several kinds of foods such as pizza, for example.
How to clean the toasters
First disconnect the plug from the power to avoid serious trouble, waiting for it to cool down.
Remove the tongs from the relative guides of the toaster and clean them carefully.
Being steel, in general, placing them in the dishwasher should not be ruined.
Otherwise, with simple dish detergent, you can wipe a slightly damp cloth taking care to pass each part, handles included.
Take care to dry perfectly as a minimum residual of humidity could cause malfunction of the next use.
As for the external surface, pass a damp cloth with a little detergent, to polish the toaster like new.
As for the internal parts, it is advisable to pass a cloth to remove the parts of superficial dirt, without applying excessive pressure to avoid damaging the model.
The last step is to position yourself above the sink and, gently tilting the toaster, shake it slightly downwards to let out the last remnants of crumbs.