KitchenAid Retro Automatic Pop-Up Toaster, 2-Slice

Last updated: August 21, 2023

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Product Details

In our analysis of 81 expert reviews, the KitchenAid Retro Automatic Pop-Up Toaster, 2-Slice placed 16th when we looked at the top 27 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

The KitchenAid Pro Line Series two-slice automatic toaster is equipped with a host of smart features for effortless toasting. The automatic Keep Warm function keeps toast warm for up to three minutes after toasting. Automatic lift and lower automatically lowers bread into the self-centering racks upon sensing bread in a slot, then lifts bread as soon as it has reached the selected shade. Seven shade settings allow you to choose precisely how light or dark you want your toast. Bagel and frozen functions make it easy to toast bagels or defrost. Backed by a manufacturers five year limited warranty, this professional two-slice toaster is sure to guarantee satisfaction

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

This toaster includes features that set it apart from the usual, including the ability to automatically keep your toast warm without further browning if you don’t retrieve it immediately.
Interestingly, the toaster has an automatic “keep warm” function which keeps the toast warm for up to three minutes after toasting. The racks are self-centering and has automatic lift and lowering.
You can pick your choice from seven shades of browning, so you will never be disappointed; also, your other family members can choose their own favorites.

What reviewers didn't like

Users have noted that this is a little slower at making toast, but it toasts much more evenly, so they don’t mind the slight wait.
One important thing must be mentioned about this beautiful looking toaster, and that is that it is costly for a toaster.
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