Breville BDF450XL User Manual
Breville Customer Service Centre
New Zealand Customers
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Private Bag 94411
Botany NSW 2019
Botany Manukau 2163
Auckland NEW ZEALAND
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Breville is a registered trademark of Breville Pty. Ltd. A.B.N. 98 000 092 928.
Copyright Breville Pty. Ltd. 2013.
Due to continued product improvement, the products illustrated/photographed in this brochure may vary slightly from the actual product.
BDF450 Issue - A13
the Quick Fry™ Digital
on the purchase of your new Breville product
4 Breville recommends safety first
6 Know your Breville product
8How to assemble/disassemble your Breville product
11 Operating your Breville product
16 Cooking guide
19 Care & cleaning
Breville recommends safety first
At Breville we are very safety conscious. We design and manufacture consumer products with the safety of you, our valued customer, foremost in mind. In addition we ask that you exercise a degree of care when using any electrical appliance and adhere to the following precautions.
Read all instructions BEFORE USE AND SAVE FOR FUTURE REFERENCE
•Carefully read all instructions before operating the deep fryer for the first time and save for future reference.
•Remove and safely discard any packaging material and promotional labels before using the deep fryer for the first time.
•To eliminate a choking hazard for young children, remove and safely discard the protective cover fitted to the power plug of this appliance.
•Do not place the deep fryer near the edge of a bench or table during
operation. Ensure the surface is level, clean and free of water and other substances.
•Do not use the deep fryer on a sink drain board.
•Do not place the deep fryer on or near a hot gas or electric burner, or where it could touch a heated oven.
•Do not place unit under shelving or flammable materials when in use.
•Always follow the maximum and minimum quantities of oil stated in the instructions and recipes.
•Position the deep fryer at a minimum distance of 20cm away from walls, curtains, cloths and other heat sensitive materials
•Always operate the deep fryer on a stable and heat resistant surface. Do not use on a
•Always ensure the deep fryer is properly assembled before use. Follow the instructions provided in this book.
•The deep fryer is not intended to be operated by means of an external timer or separate remote control system.
•Avoid the use of extension cords. Serious hot oil burns may result from a deep fryer being pulled off a table or bench top. Do not allow the power cord to hang off the edge of a bench top where it
may be grabbed by children, or become entangled by the user. Never leave the deep fryer unattended while in use.
•Ensure the deep fryer is completely dry and free of water before adding any oil. When deep frying, ensure water does not come in contact with hot oil as this will cause the oil to bubble and splatter.
•Always add the required amount of oil to the deep fryer before switching the power on at the power outlet.
•Water and oil do not mix – never add any water or other liquid to hot oil. Even small amounts of water will cause the oil to splatter.
•Solid oil products, such as butter, margarine or animal fats of any kind should not be used in the deep fryer as they increase the chance of fire hazard.
•The lid and the outer surface will be hot when the appliance is operating and for some time after use.
•The temperature of accessible surfaces will be high when the appliance is operating and for some time after use.
•Steam vents are very hot during deep frying. Do not place anything on top of the lid.
Breville recommends safety first
•Do not cover the steam vents when the deep fryer is in use.
•Do not leave the appliance where children can touch hot surfaces, power cord or any other part of the deep fryer.
•Extreme caution must be used when the deep fryer is filled with hot oil or other liquid. Do not move the deep fryer during cooking and allow it to cool before removing oil.
•At no time should the deep fryer be left unattended when in use.
•Never lean over the deep fryer when lifting the lid. Excess trapped steam created during the cooking process will be released when the lid is opened.
•Do not exceed the maximum fill level. Never overfill the bowl with oil.
•Never pour oil out of the deep fryer when either the unit or oil is hot. Allow both the unit and contents to cool completely before removing oil.
•Do not place anything on top of the deep fryer when the lid is on, when in use and when stored.
•Always switch the On/Off switch to the off position, switch the deep fryer off at the power outlet, then unplug the power cord and cool completely, if appliance is not in use, before cleaning, before attempting to move the appliance, disassembling, assembling and when storing the appliance.
•Keep the deep fryer clean. Follow the cleaning instructions provided in this book.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS
IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS FOR ALL ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
•Fully unwind the power cord before use.
•Do not let the power cord hang over the edge of a bench or table, touch hot surfaces or become knotted.
•To protect against electric shock do not immerse the power cord, power plug or appliance in water or any other liquid.
•The appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety.
•Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
•It is recommended to regularly inspect the appliance. To avoid a hazard do not use the appliance if power cord, power plug or appliance becomes damaged in any way. Return the entire appliance to the nearest authorised Breville Service Centre for examination and/or repair.
•Any maintenance other than cleaning should be performed at an authorised Breville Service Centre.
•This appliance is for household use only. Do not use this appliance for anything other than its intended use. Do not use in moving vehicles or boats. Do not use outdoors. Misuse may cause injury.
•The installation of a residual current device (safety switch) is recommended to provide additional safety protection when using electrical appliances. It
is advisable that a safety switch with a rated residual operating current not exceeding 30mA be installed in the electrical circuit supplying the appliance. See your electrician for professional advice.
•The appliance is not intended to be operated by means of an external timer or a separate remote control system.
your Breville product
KNOW your Breville Product
I A B C
L K L
A.Large Viewing Window
B.Stainless Steel Lid with Mesh Filter
C.Digital Control Panel
1.6kg food capacity. Handle folds down for convenient storage.
E.2200W Heating Element
F.Removable Stainless Steel Frying Bowl
4 Litre Oil Capacity.
G.Stainless Steel Exterior
H.Cool Zone Area
I.Cool Touch Handle
J.POWER and HEATING Lights
L.Safety Reset Buttons
HOW TO ASSEMBLE/
your Breville product
HOW TO ASSEMBLE/DISASSEMBLE Your Breville product
Remove lid from the deep fryer by grasping the handle on top and lift off.
The wire frying basket has a hinged handle for compact storage. Remove the basket from the deep fryer. Extend and lock the basket handle into position by squeezing the two handle prongs together, pull back and lock behind the two wire supports extending from edge of basket
Remove the stainless frying bowl by grasping the rim and lifting upwards.
Lift the control panel with attached element upwards and away from the deep fryer.
To reassemble the deep fryer, reverse steps
The lid, stainless frying bowl and element are shaped so that they can only be inserted in the correct position.