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KitchenAid 5KMT221BAC review

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Key features
  • 2-slice
  • Cream
  • Matching kettle
Reviewed

The curvy and classy-looking KitchenAid 5KMT221BAC toaster has fancy extras such as a motorised carriage, so your toast automatically lowers and rises, and a bagel setting. It needs to do the basics well too though to impress us, so read on to find out how it got on in our recent tests.

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  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
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  • Should I buy it?
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Technical specifications

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General

  • ColourCream
  • Type of browning controlManual
  • Browning levels7
  • Bread slot sizes- cm
  • Cable length104 cm
  • Matching kettleMatching kettle
  • Additional infoThis toaster has been tested to the 2013-2019 test programme. Results for toasters tested before December 2013 and after September 2019 aren’t directly comparable.
  • Manufacturers contact number0800 5416390
  • Manufacturer URLwww.kitchenaid.co.uk

Test results

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£109.00Free
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£115.50£9.99
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We have tested 263 toasters and found that there are 22 Don't Buys and 89 Best Buys.
Range of Toaster scores
  1. 17%
    Lowest score
  2. 64%
    Average score
  3. 87%
    Highest score
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