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BUYING GUIDES

FIND THE IDEAL HOB FOR YOU

AN APPLIANCE THAT SUITS YOUR NEEDS

 

The hob is a vital part of any kitchen. There are a few factors to consider when looking for a hob that best suits your needs. The space available, the types of cooking you prefer and your cleaning habits all influence which oven you should select. Follow our simple buying guide and you find the ideal hob for you.

 

 

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TYPE

Induction – Induction hobs are quick heating and extremely responsive meaning that you can confidently use techniques where the right temperature is crucial.
Gas – A popular choice for home cooks and chefs alike, the open flame of gas hobs making heat truly visible.
Electric –  With a heating system that hides under a tough ceramic glass surface electric hobs are smooth and easy to clean.

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SPACE

Select your hob depending on the space you have available.
30-36 cm – Hobs that fit this space have 1 or 2 cooking zones.
60 cm – This is the most common hob size and will suit most households.
70, 75, 80 or 90 cm – Ideal for a larger family or an aspiring home cook.
Remember: Your countertop needs to be at least 25 to 30 mm deep to accommodate our hobs.

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COOKING

Think about the types of cooking you do before you select a hob. Here are some examples.
Quick recipes - A quick heating hob is preferred. Select an induction hobs with a power booster to speed up cooking.
Advanced techniques - An induction hob will give you the precise temperature control to tackle advanced techniques with confidence.
Large Casseroles or stews - Gas and electric hobs offer flexibility with a wide range of burner sizes.

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CLEANING

Induction hobs – Our intelligent induction technology heats pans and the food in them, but nothing else. So nothing gets burnt on.
Gas hobs – Gas hobs with glass ceramic surfaces are easier to clean than those stainless steel.
Electric hobs – The smooth ceramic surface of electric hobs is easy to keep spotless and clean.

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SAFETY

Induction – Induction heats only the pans and the food in them, but nothing else.
Gas – The ability to easily see the flame helps keep cooking safe.
Electric – The child safety lock ensures that the hob cannot be accidentally engaged.

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However you like to cook, whether it is dinner for two or entertaining family and friends, AEG has a hob that is just right for you.

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BUYING GUIDES

Find the ideal oven for you

Our simple guide will help you in making a decision.

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