It may not be apparent to you, but that drawer at the bottom of your range is a warming drawer. We wouldn’t be surprised if you were surprised. Most people tend to use it as a cookie sheet and pan storage, never realizing it’s true purpose. But KitchenAid Warming Drawers are great tools to have when cooking, especially when it’s for more people than just yourself. Using yours the proper way could help you keep food from getting cold, proof dough, and even slow cook!
1. Keep food warm without drying out
The most obvious reason to use a KitchenAid Warming Drawer is to keep food from getting cold. If you are cooking dinner for your family and friends, placing the food in the warming drawer will prevent the food from going chilly and you having to heat it up again. Also, the KitchenAid Warming Drawer comes with a Sensor Temperature Control which helps prevent the food from drying out. No need to worry about overcooked food!
2. Slow cook without a crock pot
With a KitchenAid Slow Cook Warming Drawer, you will find that your kitchen is instantly more versatile. You can use it to warm multiple dishes but it also features a slow cook function ideal for roasting beef and poultry. No need to purchase multiple crock pots, just use your KitchenAid Slow Cook Warming Drawer as one!
3. Proof dough like a pro
A simple yet effective way to use your KitchenAid Warming Drawer is by allowing dough to proof inside it. It’s quick and efficient for fluffing the dough right up so that it’s the perfect consistency and size for making a pizza, bread or some other doughy concoction.
Using a KitchenAid Warming Drawer will make your inner chef happy because any extra help in the kitchen is always preferred. Your warming drawer is there to add a little extra convenience to your life, so take advantage of it! Whether you have a range with a warming drawer attached or a warming drawer all on its own, use it for its purpose! And if you are interested in getting a KitchenAid Warming Drawer, visit your local appliance store to find the one that will add convenience to your life, and won’t just be used as pan storage.