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Samsung MG28H5125NK Owner's Instructions & Cooking Manual

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Owner's instructions & Cooking guide
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  • Page 1: Microwave Oven

    Owner’s instructions & Cooking guide Please be advised that the Samsung warranty does NOT cover service calls to explain product operation, correct improper installation, or perform normal cleaning or maintenance. This manual is made with 100 % recycled paper.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Safety information ..................2 USING THIS INSTRUCTION BOOKLET Quick look-up guide ..................11 You have just purchased a SAMSUNG microwave oven. Your Owner’s Oven features ....................12 Instructions contain valuable information on cooking with your microwave Oven ......................12 oven: Control panel ....................
  • Page 3 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS WARNING: Only allow children to use READ CAREFULLY AND KEEP FOR the oven without supervision when FUTURE REFERENCE. adequate instructions have been given Make sure that these safety precautions are so that the child is able to use the oven obeyed at all times.
  • Page 4 The microwave oven is intended for Failure to maintain the oven in a clean heating food and beverages. Drying of conditioin could lead to deterioration of food or clothing and heating of warming the surface that could adversely affect pads, slippers, sponges, damp cloth and the life of the appliance and possibly similar may lead to risk of injury, ignition result in a hazardous situation.
  • Page 5 The appliance should not be cleaned During use the appliance becomes hot. with a water jet. Care should be taken to avoid touching heating elements inside the oven. This oven should be positioned proper direction and height permitting easy WARNING: Accessible parts may access to cavity and control area. become hot during use.
  • Page 6 EDM and arc welding equipment. This appliance can be used by For Class B equipment is equipment children aged from 8 years and above suitable for use in domestic establishments and persons with reduced physical, and in establishments directly connected sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge if they have to a low voltage power supply network been given supervision or instruction...
  • Page 7 If the supply cord is damaged, it must be Failure to maintain the oven in a clean replaced by the manufacturer, its service condition could lead to deterioration of the agent or similarly qualified persons in surface that could adversely affect the life order to avoid a hazard.
  • Page 8 A few simple precautions should be taken Please contact nearest authorised when storing or having your microwave oven Samsung customer care, to arrange for a serviced. qualified engineer to replace the bulb. The oven must not be used if the door or...
  • Page 9 Remove all foreign substances such as dust or Do not use a damaged power plug, damaged power water from the power plug terminals and contact cord or loose wall socket. When the power plug points using a dry cloth on a regular basis. or power cord is damaged, contact your nearest service centre.
  • Page 10 Do not operate the microwave oven for deep Stir liquids halfway during heating or after heating fat frying because the oil temperature cannot be ends and allow the liquid stand at least 20 seconds controlled. after heating to prevent eruptive boiling. This could result in a sudden boil over of the hot Stand at arms length from the oven when opening liquid.
  • Page 11: Quick Look-Up Guide

    Samsung will charge a repair fee for replacing an accessory or repairing a cosmetic defect if the damage to the unit and/or damage to or loss of the accessory was caused by the customer. Items this stipulation covers include: If you want to cook some food.
  • Page 12: Oven Features

  • Page 13: Accessories

    oven use ACCESSORIES HOW A MICROWAVE OVEN WORKS Depending on the model that you have purchased, you are supplied with several Microwaves are high-frequency electromagnetic waves; the energy released enables accessories that can be used in a variety of ways. food to be cooked or reheated without changing either the form or the colour.
  • Page 14: Checking That Your Oven Is Operating Correctly

    CHECKING THAT YOUR OVEN IS OPERATING CORRECTLY The following simple procedure enables you to check that your oven is working correctly 4. Turn the Multi Function Selector Dial to set the hour. at all times. If you are in doubt, refer to the section entitled “Troubleshooting” on the page 34-35.
  • Page 15: Power Levels And Time Variations

    ADJUSTING THE COOKING TIME You can increase the cooking time by pressing the START/+30s button once for each 4. Press the START/+30s button. 30 seconds to be added. Result: The oven light comes on and the turntable starts • Check how cooking is progressing at any time simply by opening the door rotating. Cooking starts and when it has finished. • Increase the remaining cooking time •...
  • Page 16: Setting The Energy Save Mode

    SETTING THE ENERGY SAVE MODE The oven has an energy save mode. The following table presents quantities and appropriate instructions about 17 pre-programmed cooking options. This is composed of Vegetables & Grains and • Press the STOP/ECO button. Poultry & Fish. Result: Display off.
  • Page 17 2. Poultry & Fish Serving Serving Code/Food Instructions Code/Food Instructions Size Size 300 g Rinse pieces and put on a ceramic plate. 250 g Use a large glass ovenware dish with lid. Chicken Breasts (2 pcs) Cover with microwave cling film. Pierce film. Add double quantity of cold water (500 ml). Bulgur Put dish on turntable. Stand for 2 minutes. Cook covered. Stir before standing time and add salt and herbs.
  • Page 18: Using The Sensor Cook Features

    USING THE SENSOR COOK FEATURES The 8 Sensor Cook features include/provide pre-programmed cooking times. Code/Food Serving Size Instructions You do not need to set either the cooking times or the power level. 150-250 g Pour the liquid (room-temperature) into You can adjust the Sensor Cook type of food by turning the Multi Function Selector Dial. Drinks ceramic cup or mug. Reheat uncovered.
  • Page 19 Utensils & Cover for sensor cooking • To obtain good cooking results with this function, follow the directions for selecting Code/Food Serving Size Instructions appropriate containers and covers in the charts in this book. 250-500 g Remove cover of frozen ready soup and put • Always use microwave-safe containers and cover them with their lids or with plastic Frozen Soup on turntable. Cover with plastic lid. Stir well wrap.
  • Page 20: Using The My Plate Features

    USING THE MY PLATE FEATURES The My Plate features has 2 pre-programmed cooking times. You do not need to set The following table presents the My Plate auto reheat programmes, quantities and either the cooking times or the power level. You can adjust the number of servings by appropriate instructions.
  • Page 21: Using The Power Defrost Features

    USING THE POWER DEFROST FEATURES The Power Defrost features enable you to defrost meat, poultry, fish, bread and cake. The following table presents the various Power Defrost programmes, quantities and The defrost time and power level are set automatically. You simply select the programme appropriate instructions.
  • Page 22: Grilling

    GRILLING COMBINING MICROWAVES AND GRILL The grill enables you to heat and brown food quickly, without using microwaves. You can also combine microwave cooking with the grill, to cook quickly and brown at the • Always use oven gloves when touching the recipients in the oven, as they will be same time.
  • Page 23: Using The Crusty Plate

    USING THE CRUSTY PLATE This crusty plate allows you to brown food not only on the top with the grill, but also the We recommend to preheat the crusty plate directly on the turntable. bottom of the food turns crispy and brown due to the high temperature of the crusty Preheat crusty plate with 600 W + Grill function for 3-4 minutes.
  • Page 24: Using The Steam Cleaning

    USING THE STEAM CLEANING The steam provided by steam clean system will soak the cavity surface. Cooking time Food Serving Size Power After using steam clean function, you can easily clean the cavity of oven. (min.) Use this function only after the oven has completely cooled. Mini Pizza-Snack 9 X 30 g (270 g) 300 W + Grill...
  • Page 25: Using The Deodorisation Features

    USING THE DEODORISATION FEATURES USING THE TURNTABLE ON/OFF FEATURES Use this features after cooking odorous food or when there is a lot of smoke in the oven The Turntable On/Off button enables you to use large dishes which fill the whole oven interior.
  • Page 26: Cookware Guide

    cookware guide To cook food in the microwave oven, the microwaves must be able to penetrate the food, Microwave- without being reflected or absorbed by the dish used. Cookware Comments safe Care must therefore be taken when choosing the cookware. If the cookware is marked Glassware microwave-safe, you do not need to worry. The following table lists various types of cookware and indicates whether and how they • Oven-to- Can be used, unless decorated with a metal...
  • Page 27: Cooking Guide

    cooking guide Cooking Guide for frozen vegetables Use a suitable glass pyrex bowl with lid. Cook covered for the minimum time – see table. Continue cooking to get the result you prefer. MICROWAVES Stir twice during cooking and once after cooking. Add salt, herbs or butter after cooking. Microwave energy actually penetrates food, attracted and absorbed by its water, fat and Cover during standing time. sugar content. The microwaves cause the molecules in the food to move rapidly.
  • Page 28 Cooking Guide for fresh vegetables Use a suitable glass pyrex bowl with lid. Add 30-45 ml cold water (2-3 tbsp) for every Food Serving Size Power Time (min.) 250 g unless another water quantity is recommended – see table. Cook covered for the Leeks 250 g 900 W 4-4½ minimum time – see table. Continue cooking to get the result you prefer. Stir once during and once after cooking. Add salt, herbs or butter after cooking. Cover during a standing Instructions time of 3 minutes. Cut leeks into thick slices. Stand for 3 minutes.
  • Page 29 Cooking Guide for rice and pasta REHEATING Rice: Use a large glass pyrex bowl with lid – rice doubles in volume during Your microwave oven will reheat food in a fraction of the time that conventional ovens cooking. Cook covered. hobs normally take. After the cooking time is over, stir before standing time and salt or add Use the power levels and reheating times in the following chart as a guide.
  • Page 30 REHEATING BABY FOOD BABY FOOD: Food Serving Size Power Time (min.) Empty into a deep ceramic plate. Cover with plastic lid. Stir well after reheating! Let stand Stew (Chilled) 350 g 600 W 4½-5½ for 2-3 minutes before serving. Stir again and check the temperature. Recommended Instructions serving temperature: between 30-40 °C. Put stew in a deep ceramic plate. Cover with plastic lid. BABY MILK: Pour milk into a sterilised glass bottle. Reheat uncovered. Never heat a baby’s bottle with Stir occasionally during reheating and again before standing and teat on, as the bottle may explode if overheated. Shake well before standing time and serving.
  • Page 31 Reheating Baby Food and Milk DEFROSTING Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for reheating. Microwaves are an excellent way of defrosting frozen food. Microwaves gently defrost frozen food in a short period of time. This can be of great advantage, if unexpected Food Serving Size Power...
  • Page 32 GRILL The grill-heating element is located underneath the ceiling of the cavity. It operates while Food Serving Size Power Time (min.) the door is closed and the turntable is rotating. The turntable’s rotation makes the food Poultry brown more evenly. Preheating the grill for 3-5 minutes will make the food brown more Chicken Pieces 500 g (2 pcs) 180 W...
  • Page 33 Grill Guide for fresh and frozen foods Preheat the grill with the grill-function for 3 minutes. Serving Fresh Food Power 1 step (min.) 2 step (min.) Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for grilling. Size Use oven gloves when taking out.
  • Page 34: Troubleshooting And Error Code

    6½ to 7½ minutes using 900 W. • The Light bulb should not be replaced in person for safety reasons. Please contact Stir several times well during cooking. nearest authorised Samsung customer care, to arrange for a qualified engineer to replace the bulb. BROWNING ALMOND SLICES Spread 30 g sliced almonds evenly on a medium sized ceramic plate.
  • Page 35: Error Code

    Sparking and cracking occur inside the oven (arcing). • Have you used a dish with metal trimmings? SAMSUNG strives to improve its products at all times. Both the design specifications and • Have you left a fork or other metal utensil inside the oven? these user instructions are thus subject to change without notice.
  • Page 36 Mobilfunk max. 0,60 €/Anruf) 800-SAMSUNG(726-7864) ITALIA [HHP] 800.Msamsung (800.67267864) CYPRUS 8009 4000 only from landline 80111-SAMSUNG (80111 726 7864) only from land line GREECE (+30) 210 6897691 from mobile and land line LUXEMBURG 261 03 710 NETHERLANDS 0900-SAMSUNG (0900-7267864) (€ 0,10/Min)