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Calphalon CKCLWF1 Waffle Maker
CKCLWF1

This Calphalon Belgian waffle maker:

  • Has a rectangular waffle grid with 2 waffle sections.
  • Indicates when waffle is finished cooking
  • Has a nonstick grid
  • Can be turned on its side for more compact storage
  • Has a sound alert when waffle is done
  • Has a countdown timer that displays remaining cooking time.
Description

This Calphalon Belgian waffle maker:

  • Has a rectangular waffle grid with 2 waffle sections.
  • Indicates when waffle is finished cooking
  • Has a nonstick grid
  • Can be turned on its side for more compact storage
  • Has a sound alert when waffle is done
  • Has a countdown timer that displays remaining cooking time.

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Even browning

Even browning

This score reflects how evenly-browned waffles were across their entire surface, and between top and bottom surfaces.

 /  5
Color range settings

Color range settings

For models with adjustable browning settings, this score reflects the color range between waffles cooked at the lightest and darkest setting.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Includes clarity and convenience of controls and indicators, ease of cleaning, and whether we noted hot spots or steam near handles and contact points.

 /  5

About

The Calphalon CKCLWF1 is part of the Waffle Makers test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Waffle Makers models like the CKCLWF1 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Even browning This score reflects how evenly-browned waffles were across their entire surface, and between top and bottom surfaces.

Color range settings For models with adjustable browning settings, this score reflects the color range between waffles cooked at the lightest and darkest setting.

Ease of use Includes clarity and convenience of controls and indicators, ease of cleaning, and whether we noted hot spots or steam near handles and contact points.

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