Summary: I've prepared two sets of steaks with the probe, unfortunately they haven't come out according to medium rare, when it's time the steak has pink in the middle, but by the time the steak cools it's brown inside and out. Maybe operator error, but it's not easy to hit it right, maybe next time.
An indoor grill with a temperature probe makes this purchase well worth it!
7 February 2014
Summary: Firstly, the grill came nicely packaged in its original factory packaging and Amazon also packaged it well. After setting the grill up and reading the instructions I decided to cook marinated boneless chicken breasts for our lunch today.
Summary: The probe works well. The grill is pedestrian...do not put a steak with a bone in it....it will come out grey. The probe minimum setting is 140 .. for a steak, this is too hot ... you need to let it rest, so this minimum setting is too high.
Summary: Transaction was smooth and delivery was quick. The grill is very useful in preparing small meals. The removeable plates work as advertised and really make clean-up easy. Some things that were a little disappointing: 1. The grill max temperature is 425.
Summary: Yes, I sometimes feel like a beached whale after over-using my new Hamilton Beach set and forget grill! Awesome is too cliche' a word to describe this little guy. In fact, the only things that prevents an autonomic 5 star response from overpowering conscious control of my digits, are the rather...
Summary: I tried using the probe and it worked great. I grilled chicken and the bell went off when it reached the correct temperature and tasted fine. You can also grill just by setting the grid temperature if you don't want to use the probe. I also love being able to remove the grills to clean them.