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Convection 101: A Guide to Cooking With Fans

Our in-depth guide to cooking with convection ovens, including information on how to convert recipes and when not to use the convection setting.

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Calculating Convection Oven Cooking Times

CONVECTION COOKING CHART & GUIDELINES Reduce cooking temp by 25° F (app 15°C). Reduce cooking time by 25% Reduce both temp n time by less than 25% If baking cookies & recipe tells you to bake at 350° F 12 minutes in regular oven - you'll bake them instead at: 350° F for 9-10 minutes 325° F for 12 minutes 340° F for appx 11 minutes

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5 Important Things to Know About Baking in a Convection Oven — Tips from

Once upon a time, convection ovens were the coveted white whale for home cooks with a passion for baking — always talked about in hushed, reverent tones and rarely seen outside professional kitchens. These days, every newly renovated kitchen seems to have one, but having one doesn't automatically mean we know how to use them. Need some tips? Here are five things that will help you feel confident baking in your convection oven.

How to Cook Bacon in a Convection Oven

In a convection oven hot air is pushed through fans to circulate heat around the food. This cooks the food quickly and evenly. When compared to a standard oven, food cooks faster in a convection oven. Restaurants often cook bacon in their convection ovens. It makes it easier to cook a large batch of bacon, without the fuss of turning individual...

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How to Prepare French Fries in a Convection Oven

Convection ovens use fans to circulate hot air throughout the interior of the oven to cook the food more thoroughly and uniformly. For this reason, the food also cooks more quickly, retaining more moisture and losing fewer nutrients. When you are using a convection oven, you can choose to cook the food for a shorter amount of time at the same...

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How to Bake Breads in Convection Ovens

Convection cooking works by continually blowing hot air on the cooking food. In addition to cooking food more quickly, a convection oven can help you...

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