Everyone knows Smeg for their fridge’s but did you know they now have a range of small appliances? The 50’s Retro range consists of Smeg kettles, toasters, stand mixers and blenders, all designed to add an extra level of both the aesthetics and performance in the kitchen. Basically top quality and they look amazing!
Smeg produces both two and four slice versions of its stylish retro toaster. They both have extra wide slots that are perfect for thick cut bread or bagels and a self centering racks to ensure it toasts evenly on both sides. Other features include six toasting levels, four functions (defrost, reheat, cancel and a bagel setting), illuminated dials and a touch release removable stainless steel crumb tray keeping mess to a minimum. For easy storage they both come with integrated cable storage and the anti-slip feet make sure it stays safe and stable on any kitchen surface.
Technical Specifications 2 slice:
Slot dimensions: HxLxW each 110x147x36 mm
External dimensions: HxLxW 198x310x195 mm
Technical Specifications 4 slice:
Slot dimensions: HxLxW each 110x260x36 mm
External dimensions: HxLxW 215x394x208 mm
The Smeg kettle fits in perfectly with the rest of the range with sleek style and chrome detailing. This stainless steel kettle features a soft opening lid, automatic shut-off safety feature so it can’t boil dry, and a removable, washable limescale filter to ensuring pure water for the perfect cup of tea. It has a 1.7 litre capacity and a water gauge that shows both in litres and cups. For ease of use, it has a 360 degree cordless base and a 3000W concealed heating element to ensure a rapid boil.
Whether you are making soups, salsas, purees or smoothies, Smeg again combines iconic styling with top quality, high powered functionality with this retro food blender. This pulse blender features a die-cast aluminum body, 1.5 litre Tritan jug and measuring cup, 4 speed settings and 2 preset programs for ice crush or smoothie that make easy work of all your blending needs. For easy storage the base houses a simple cable tidy for the 1m cable, the anti-slip feet and a safety lock when removing the jug make the blender safe and easy to use and because the jug is dishwasher safe it’s also very easy to clean. Overall a great kitchen accessory.
Detachable stainless steel double blade (suitable for ice).
This Smeg SJF01 juice extractor is the perfect design statement for your kitchen and allows you to create amazing tasting fresh juice in the comfort of your own kitchen. This juicer uses Hurom technology to ensure that you get the best from your juice by slowly squeezing the fruit and vegetables to maintain vitamins and nutrients. You can adjust the density level of your juice to ensure that it is the perfect consistency and it has a large 500ml juice chamber making it easy to make plenty for everyone. The pulp is delivered into a separate, easy to clean compartment. The 150-watt motor is one of the quietest on the market, while anti-slip rubber feet minimise vibration so your Smeg juicer is safe to be left on the side while in use. The Smeg juice extractor is made using premium materials and is also BPA free, durable and easy to clean. The Smeg SJF01 slow juicer is a fantastic addition to any kitchen!
- Strainers (fine and coarse)
- 1 pusher
- 1 juice container (1 Lt)
- 1 pulp container (1.6 Lt)
- 2 cleaning brushes
- 1 recipe book with 12 recipes and recommendations
With its influences in the 50s but technology firmly in the present, this stand mixer with its pastel hues and curvaceous lines is super impressive as it gets down to business with baking tasks. With it’s distinctive die-cast aluminium body and high polished stainless steel bowl this Smeg Stand Mixer is just what is needed to make a statement of quality in the kitchen. It has tilt a head mechanism and a lever on the top allows variable speed control between 1 and 10 to suit every task from kneading and mixing to whipping and whisking. The 4.8 litre stainless steel bowl and removable clear pouring shield will help reduce splashes or let you add ingredients as you mix. This powerful and efficient stand mixer is a great investment piece for an aspiring baker. The stand mixer is supplied with a recipe book and three attachments, perfect for getting started.
- Stainless steel wire whisk
- Aluminium flat beater
- Aluminium dough hook
If you are looking inspiration click here for recipe suggestions from Smeg.
This Smeg Espresso Machine uses 15-bar pressure to force the pressurized water through the coffee in the filter to make excellent coffee shop style espresso or creamy cappuccino from grounds coffee or ESE pods*, and is very simple to use. The efficient thermoblock heating system heats water as it is used by passing water through at different speed to produce the perfect temperature of water for brewing coffee without burning the grounds. This technology allows for smaller machines and are much cheaper to run that one with a conventional boiler. It has a simple control system with one-touch settings for 1 cup, 2 cups or steam, and the buttons can also be used to adjust the temperature, change the water hardness setting, or programme the auto shut-off time. Flow stop function allows you to customise your coffee length and a mug tray for latte macchiato glasses if that’s your preference.
To help you make the perfect espresso the Smeg ECF01 coffee machine comes with 3 interchangeable stainless steel filters for 1 cup, 2 cups or ESE pods, although using fresh ground coffee instead of pods makes all the difference to the flavour of you coffee. A cappuccino system makes your cappuccinos as good as any you will buy in a coffee shop. Get thick frothy milk with the built in steam wand that also dispensing hot water for making Americano or even a cup of tea.
For further details of this and other Coffee Machines see article: Best Coffee Machines 2018