Using the Auto Power Defrost Feature
The Auto power Defrost feature enables you to defrost meat, poultry,
fish and Bread Cake. The defrost time and power level are set
You simply select the programme and the weight.
Use only dishes that are microwave-safe.
First, place the frozen food in the centre of the turntable and close the
1. Select the type of food that you are cooking by pressing
the Power Defrost(
(Refer to the table on the side)
2. Select the food weight by pressing the (
It is possible to set up to a maximum of 1500g
(In the case of Bread/Cake, it is possible to set up to a
maximum of 625g)
3. Press the
You can also defrost food manually. To do so, select the microwave
cooking/reheating function with a power level of 180W. Refer to the
section entitled " Cooking/Reheating" on page 7 for further details.
) button one or more times.
) and (
◆ Defrosting begins.
◆ The oven beeps half way through
defrosting to remind you to turn the food
button again to finish defrosting.
Auto Power Defrost Settings
The following table presents the various Auto Power Defrost
programmes, quantities, standing times and appropriate
Remove all kinds of package material before defrosting. Place meat,
poultry, fish and Bread Cake on a ceramic plate.
200 - 1500 g 20-60 min.
200 - 1500 g 20-60 min.
200 - 1500 g 20-50 min.
125 - 625 g
Select the Manual Defrosting function with a power level of 180 W if
you want to defrost food manually. For further details on manual
defrosting and defrosting time, refer to the page 19.
Shield the edges with aluminium foil.
Turn the meat over when the oven
beeps. This programme is suitable for
beef, lamb, pork, steaks, chops and
Shield the leg and wing tips with
aluminium foil. Turn the poultry over
when the oven beeps. This programme
is suitable for whole chicken and chicken
Shield the tail of the whole fish with
aluminium foil. Turn the fish over when
the oven beeps. This programme is
suitable for whole fishes and fish fillets.
Put bread on a piece of kitchen paper
and turn over, as soon as the oven
beeps. Place cake on a ceramic plate
and if possible, turn over, as soon as the
oven beeps. (Oven keeps operating and
is stopped, when you open the door. This
programme is suitable for all kinds of
bread, sliced or whole, as well as for
bread rolls and baguettes. Arrange bread
rolls in a circle. This programme is
suitable for all kinds of yeast cake,
biscuit, cheese cake and puff pastry. It is
not, suitable for short/crust pastry, fruit
and cream cakes as well as for cake with