Grills and Sandwich Makers

Throughout the year, whether it's winter or summer, a hot sandwich pleases your taste buds any time. With a wide range available, you can use a panini press one day and a sandwich press the next. You'll find various brands of toastie makers to complement your inventory of small kitchen appliances along with time-saving features to accommodate busy households.

What are the benefits of using a vertical grill?

Vertical grills take up very little counter space with adequate internal space to cook a whole chicken on a rotisserie spit. You can also use kebab skewers to cook steak and vegetables or opt for a basket to prepare fish and meats. Use the portable grill, which may come with a recipe book, at your next patio barbie or tailgating party. Moreover, they have drip trays to cut down on cleanup time.

What features should you look for in a sandwich maker?

Non-stick surfaces ensure that toppings, such as cheese, don't leave hard-to-clean residue. Many are dishwasher-safe to save you valuable cleanup time. If you're single, you can purchase a smaller sandwich griller to prepare one or two sandwiches at a time. Likewise, there are larger sizes to accommodate growing families. Choose sandwich makers that include a timer and heat selector to help you prepare a variety of foods.

What can you cook on a Teppanyaki grill?

The Japanese iron griddle called a Teppanyaki grill is long and slender, thereby providing a large cooking area. It measures on average 48 by 28 centimetres. In addition to preparing sandwiches with fillings, you can cook shrimp, steak and chopped vegetables at one time to serve a single meal cooked on one appliance. Food normally cooks quicker on this type of grill compared to similar table-top griddles.

What is a raclette grill?

The Swedish tradition called Raclette evolved from cooking cheese on a hot surface and scraping it off before it fell into the flames. Raclette grills have reversible grills to include separate smooth and raised-ridge surfaces for cooking various foods as well as sandwiches. Some models come with individual mini pans designed for hosting a party and allowing guests to melt their own slice of cheese to eat with grilled meats or vegetables.