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What is a combination microwave?

Find out what a combination microwave is and how you can cook a range of different dishes in this handy guide.

With cooking options ranging from grilling to baking and a variety of heating and defrosting settings, is a combination microwave the answer to your mealtime prayers? In this handy guide, we’ll look at how combination cooking works, all the different dishes you can create and the latest features that could revolutionise how you cook in your microwave.

How does a combination microwave work?

The clue is in the name – a combination microwave uses a mixture of microwave energy, a grill and fanned hot air to heat, roast, crisp and brown your food as a large conventional oven would. Clever, right? All this cooking power gives you much more flexibility than your standard microwave, making a combination the perfect choice for busy kitchens and creative cooks alike.

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What can I cook?

With a variety of ways to cook, you’ll get more done in this one dream cooking appliance. The convection heater fans hot air, so you can roast meat without needing to fire up the oven. Thanks to the clever grilling function, adding those delicious finishing touches to your meals or whipping up a quick tasty snack for lunch is simple. Don’t forget about dessert – you can bake your favourite cupcakes in there too. We told you it was dreamy.

Fast and fresh cooking

We love this clever Samsung combination microwave. It’s packed with the latest tech that helps you quickly and easily prepare delicious and healthy meals. The intelligent HotBlast™ feature will have dinner ready in a flash. It powers hot air directly onto your food, so everything cooks faster. Preparing healthy dishes is simple too with SlimFry Technology™. This clever function circulates heat evenly to make sure everything is perfectly crispy on the outside and moist in the middle.

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