What To Do When The Oven's Max. Heat Is Only 270 Degrees F?

Decorating By frustr8ed Updated 9 Nov 2010 , 6:10pm by cutelove

frustr8ed Posted 9 Nov 2010 , 5:32pm
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Hi I'm new to cooking and I'm planning to buy an electric oven but the electric oven's heat is only up to 270 degrees F. And as far as I can see, the recipes for cakes are requiring 350 to 375 degrees F. Can I improvise on something or whatever? My mom only plans to buy me that electric oven because its portable icon_sad.gif

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brincess_b Posted 9 Nov 2010 , 5:43pm
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not going to happen - 270F isnt even gas mark one (im used to working in gas) so i think toast will be the limit.
is it defintely degrees F and not degrees C?

cutelove Posted 9 Nov 2010 , 5:56pm
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hi maybe you can check into a convential oven I herd there real good

playingwithsugar Posted 9 Nov 2010 , 6:04pm
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I am curious as to why you need a portable electric oven.

Theresa icon_smile.gif

cutelove Posted 9 Nov 2010 , 6:10pm
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hey I spelled it wrong its convection oven I looked on line and it heats up to 500f but the one I seen was $500.00 look a round at all the stores it looks like a micawave oven I think it does both good luck

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