Toaster ovens aren’t a bad alternative to conventional toasters, although the latter are preferred by all-day cooks. You can create pizzas and cookies with a toaster oven. Moreover, it is more energy efficient than a regular oven.
The usual thinking is that pizza, cookie, bread, and brownies are the only foods that you can bake with a toaster oven. That’s not entirely true, as you will realize upon reading this article.
Quick Toaster Oven Recipes Baked
Do you want a tasty breakfast to start your day? Your typical buttered toast will become more enjoyable if you serve baked eggs with marinara sauce and Parmesan cheese with it. This is a savory, tasty, and rich breakfast that can yield up to four servings.
You’ll need eight eggs for this recipe, a cup of marinara sauce, and a tablespoon of capers. You will also need a quarter cup of whipping cream, a quarter cup of Parmesan cheese, salt and pepper, and chives for garnish.
Start by setting your toaster oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit, then put butter on four ramekins. Pour ¼ cup of marinara sauce in the base of each bowl. Then pop two eggs into each ramekin. Top it with a tablespoon of cream and Parmesan cheese, before sprinkling salt and pepper.
Then place the ramekins in the toaster and bake them for 10 to 15 minutes, or until the whites are cooked and the yolk has reached your desired doneness. Garnish the dish with chopped chives.
Recipe For Cooking 90 Minute Bread
Toast Oven Breads :: Sweet and Savory Yeast Breads
4 C. warm water
4 pkg. yeast
4 tea. salt
8 Tbsp. sugar
4 Tbsp. canola oil
7 to 8 C. flour
Dissolve yeast in 1 C. of warm water. Mix in remaining ingredients until dough is soft, but not sticky. Use all whole wheat flour, all white, or mixture as desired. Whole-wheat pastry flour is the most silky and desirable for all baking purposes. When dough is soft and leaves sides of bowl, cut into 4 pieces. Let stand 15 min. Lb. each piece of dough for 1 min. with rolling pin on a lightly floured board. Form into loaves and put into 4 prepared bread pans. Let stand 30 min. or until doubled in size. Bake for 20 to 30 min. at 350 degrees F. Cool rack before removing loaves from pans.
Greek Fritata is another tasty meal you can have for breakfast. It also has eggs, spinach, tomatoes, and scallions, and like the baked eggs marinara, can yield four servings.
For this dish, you will need 10 large eggs, 3 tablespoons of olive oil, and 10 large eggs. You should also have two teaspoons of kosher salt, ½ teaspoon of black pepper, 1 bag of baby spinach, a pint of halved grape tomatoes, eight ounces of crumbled feta, and four thinly sliced scallions.
To start, heat the toaster to a temperature of 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Then add oil to a small casserole before transferring it to the oven for five minutes. Whisk together salt, pepper, and eggs in a bowl. Add tomatoes, scallions, and spinach, too. Gently stir all these ingredients with the crumbled feta.
Go back to the oven and remove the casserole. Pour the egg mixture into it; then bake until the frittata has turned brownish around the edges. That would take 25 to 30 minutes or so.
Lastly, you can put a twist to your favorite oatmeal by coming up with a baked oatmeal. It’s not only tasty but also nutritious, with enough nutrients and fiber (around 5 grams in a half-cup) to last the day.
For this dish, you will need 1 ¾ cups of water, half a teaspoon of salt, a bay leaf, and a cup of rolled oats. Don’t use quick oats for this dish. You should also prepare two tablespoons of raisins, a tablespoon of toasted almonds, a teaspoon of cinnamon, and a teaspoon of sugar.
Start by preheating your toaster oven to 375 degrees. In a small sauce pan, boil salt, water, and bay leaf. Once the water comes to a boil, put oats and turn the heat to medium low. Then add raisins.
Toast nuts in a pan, before adding them to the oatmeal. After removing the pan from heat, pour the oatmeal into a couple of ramekins. Top with sugar and cinnamon before baking it in the toaster oven for 20 minutes.
Quick Toaster Oven Recipes Desserts
You can also serve different desserts when you have a toaster oven at home. There are lots of really great tasting desserts that you can bake with a toaster oven, like an oatmeal raisin cookies.
You’ll need two cups of uncooked oats, two eggs, and a cup of flour for this recipe. Other ingredients include ½ teaspoon of salt, a teaspoon of vanilla, a cup of butter, 1/3 cup of sugar, a teaspoon of cinnamon, a teaspoon of baking soda, and a cup of raisins. You’ll also need an ungreased cookie sheet, a bowl, and a spatula.
Begin by mixing the salt, vanilla, sugar, and butter in a bowl. Then add baking soda, eggs, and cinnamon until the mixture has been completely mixed. Stir in the flour before putting the oats. There should be no visible flour before you fold in the raisins. After that, drop the mixture on a cookie sheet.
Press the cookies down using a spatula before baking. Preheat the toaster oven to 350 degrees for 20 minutes, or wait until the cookies have a brownish top. Cool the tasty treats on a countertop before serving.
S’mores is another mouthwatering dessert that you can make with a toaster oven. You will need a pack of marshmallows, a pack of Graham crackers, and chocolate bars for this. You’ll also have to bring in a jar of peanut butter.
Start by spreading peanut butter on a side of a Graham cracker before putting a bar of chocolate on top. Then put a couple of marshmallows on top. Then place another Graham cracker on top to complete the sandwich.
Put this in the toaster oven tray and bake for a minute or so. You’ll know that it is done when the marshmallow has melted.
You can also make apple crisps with a toaster oven. For this recipe, you will need a tablespoon of flour, two medium-sized apples, a tablespoon of brown sugar, and a teaspoon of cinnamon. You will also have to bring in water and butter cut in small pieces.
After peeling the apples, slice them and place on the toaster oven tray. Then on a small bowl, mix the flour, brown sugar, salt, and cinnamon. Sprinkle this on the sliced apples and then add water. Place some butter and then bake at 375 degrees for round 30 minutes.
Recipe For Cooking Adobe Bread
Toast Oven Breads :: Sweet and Savory Yeast Breads
2 C. whole wheat flour
1/4 C. sugar
1/4 C. lard or vegetable shortening
2 tea. salt
2 pkg. active dry yeast
2 C. very warm water (120 to 130 degrees F)
3 to 4 C. flour
2 tea. flour
Mix whole wheat flour, sugar, vegetable shortening, salt and yeast in a lrg. bowl; stir in warm water. Beat on low speed of electric mixer for 1 min., scraping the bowl frequently. Beat on med. speed for 1 min., scraping bowl frequently. Stir in enough flour, 1 C. at a time, to make dough easy to handle. Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface.
Knead until smooth and elastic, about 10 min. Place in a prepared bowl. Turn the prepared side up. Cover and let rise in a warm place until double, 40 to 60 min. The dough is ready when an indentation remains when dough is touched. Punch dough down, divide into halves, and let rest for 5 min. Shape into 2 round, slightly flat, loaves.
Place loaves on opposite corners of a lrg. prepared cookie sheet. Cover with a dry cloth and set to rise another 45 min. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Make 1/2-in. deep slashes across the top of each loaf in a lattice, bear paw or squash blossom design. Sprinkle each loaf with 1 tea. flour. Bake loaves for 35 to 40 min., until they are light brown and sound hollow when tapped.
Quick Toaster Oven Recipes Casseroles
You can also make hearty and filling casserole dishes with the help of your quick toaster oven. One delicious dish that is easy to prepare is lamb casserole topped with biscuits. For this dish, you will need the following ingredients:
- Butter (2 tablespoons)
- 1 medium onion
- 1 large garlic, chopped
- 1 medium celery, chopped
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 2 teaspoon of curry powder
- 1 pound of ground lamb
- 1 tablespoon flour
- 1 can of drained tomatoes
- Chicken broth
- 1 tablespoon of chopped fresh parsley
- ¼ teaspoon of black pepper
For the topping, glaze, and garnish, you will need the following:
- 1 cup of flour
- 2 small carrots, grated
- 1 teaspoon of baking powder
- 2 tablespoon of melted butter
- ¾ cup of buttermilk
- ½ cup of chilled butter
- 1 teaspoon of chopped fresh parsley
Start by melting butter in a skillet over medium heat. Put onion and celery, stirring frequently for three minutes. Then add garlic and curry powder. After a minute, add lamb. Stir it frequently for at least four minutes.
Add flour to the mixture then cook for 2 minutes, before stirring in tomatoes and broth. Stir frequently for 10 minutes or until the mixture thickens. Add parsley and pepper, then remove from heat.
Spoon the mixture into a baking dish, and let stand for 10 minutes. Meanwhile, mix together the flour, carrots, and baking powder in a large bowl. With the help of a large knife, cut the butter into flour mixture until coarse crumbs appear.
Create a well right in the middle of the mixture; then add buttermilk. Toss with a fork until the dry ingredients are moistened and a dough forms. Use a floured rolling pin to roll the dough to ½ inch thickness, and using a cutter, cut out the biscuits.
Place these on top of the mixture before putting to an oven preheated to 425 degrees. Bake until the biscuits have become golden in color; then transfer the casserole to a wire rack. Sprinkle with parsley before serving.
Batter Buns Dinner Rolls
2/3 C. warm water
1 pkg. dry yeast
2 Tbsp. sugar
1/2 tea. salt
1/4 C. soft vegetable shortening
1 2/3 C. flour
Measure water into mixing bowl. Add yeast, stirring to dissolve. Add sugar, salt, vegetable shortening, egg and 1 C. of the flour. Combine with mixer on low speed, guiding batter into beaters with rubber scraper. Add remaining flour. Beat until smooth.
Spoon into prepared muffin Cup, filling each a scant 1/2 full. Let rise in warm place until batter reaches top of muffin C. (about 30 to 40 min.). Bake at 375 degrees F for 18 to 20 min. or until brown. Makes approximately 12 Dinner Roll buns.
Quick Toaster Oven Recipes Bread
You can also put a different touch to the traditional French toast. You’ll need a few slices of bread; with two eggs for every two slices. You’ll also need ½ cup of milk, a teaspoon of cinnamon for two slices of bread, and two teaspoons of sugar.
Set the toaster to 350 degrees. Whisk together the milk, eggs, and sugar, putting these together in a shallow dish. Then soak the bread slices on this mixture, allotting at least five minutes for each side.
Put the soaked bread slices on a baking pan, then place this on the toaster oven. Cook each side for seven minutes. Ideally, the toaster oven should be set to toast mode. Add butter and berry, or serve with maple syrup.
These are just some of the exciting recipes that you can create with the help of a toaster oven. Indeed, who needs to have a conventional toaster when you can bake mouthwatering dishes using only a toaster oven?