Mueller MT-175 is a countertop toaster oven that’s large enough to toast 4 pieces of bread or cook 9-inch pizza. It’s equipped with 1100 watt power supply and has temperature range of 150°F to 450°F.
Cooking with Mueller MT-175 4 Slice Toaster Oven
Mueller MT-175 has just 2 heating elements – 1 on top and 1 on bottom. It does seem to be enough for its smaller size as it heats up fairly fast and cooks just fine.
Mueller MT-175 toaster oven cooks evenly. It has 3 cooking functions: bake, broil and toast. They all work fairly easily but there’s some learning curve with “Toast”. Toasting also takes longer than with regular toaster.
Because of its relatively compact size Mueller MT-175 toaster oven might be too small for families.
Mueller MT-175 is equippde with mechanical controls which makes it very simple to use. It has 3 knobs: for temperature, cooking function and time. The maximum time you can set is 30 minutes.
Mueller MT-175 toaster oven does feel a bit flimsy. It’s not exactly bad quality but some of the more expensive toaster ovens are better made. With that being said considering how affordable this model is the quality is appropriate.
Some consumers have reported issues with door mechanism.
Mueller MT-175 toaster oven can get warm or even hot on outside. The handle does stay safe to touch but you might have to be careful to avoid touching rest of the housing after cooking.
Mueller MT-175 is nothing exceptional but it works just fine. If you need something simple, affordable and compact then it meets all those criteria but obviously don’t expect it to be as good as models that cost 4 or 8 times a much.