Breakfast is a favorite meal time for so many people. What’s not to like? After a great night’s sleep you get to satisfy your hunger with wholesome, delicious food. Many of us associate breakfast with relaxing weekends with family, where you all get to gather around the table to enjoy eating together in the mid-morning before heading off on a day of adventure. For some, a favorite breakfast can be as simple as a bowl of cereal and a cup of juice. For others, there is nothing better than a full spread of eggs, bacon, pancakes and hash browns. For many adults, a cup of coffee is necessary to complete breakfast and to really get the day started off right. Whatever you enjoy most about breakfast, there is no doubt that some kind of bread is going to help get things started, whether that’s a piece of toast, an English muffin or a bagel. Toasters are an essential in most kitchens because of this tasty breakfast tradition.
So what should you look for when you go shopping for toasters? There are so many options out there, it can feel a little overwhelming when it comes time to replace your old one. But you know better than anyone else how important your toaster is and exactly what you will be using it for each morning, so you are more than qualified to decide what you need in your new toaster. Let’s start with the number of slices it can toast at a time; smaller families are going to be just fine with the less expensive 2-slice option, while larger families will want to spend a little more to be able to toast four or even six slices at a time to speed up the toasting process in the morning and make sure everyone has food. Besides slice limit, a great toaster is going to give you custom options to make the toasting process flawless, including things like bagel, defrost and reheating options. Make sure your new toaster gives you all of the browning settings you need for perfect bread.
Once you have decided on these features, you can zero in on the style that is going to best suit your kitchen. You can choose from classic options like brushed stainless-steel or go wild with fun colors that will complement your cheerful kitchen. Choosing the best toaster for your household is going to make sure that breakfast stays fun!