Ninja FG551 Foodi Smart XL 6-in-1 Indoor Grill w/ 4 Qt Air Fryer Review

Ninja FG551 Foodi Smart XL 6-in-1 Indoor Grill  

Ninja FG551 Foodi Smart XL 6-in-1 Indoor Grill

Ninja FG551 Foodi Smart XL is 6-in-1 indoor grill with 1760-watt power, Smart Cook System, a very large 6-quart cooking pot, 4-quart crisper basket, leave-in thermometer and a stainless steel exterior. The 6 functions on this modern cooker are air fry, grill, roast, broil, bake and dehydrate.

Ninja Foodi Smart XL is currently rated an impressive 4.8 out of 5 stars by 222 mainly happy customers. This indoor countertop grill sears, sizzles and crisps your steak or other ingredients very nicely to the doneness level you want. It char grills all sides with the Cyclonic Grilling and the Smart Cook System, both at 500 degrees Fahrenheit. And you will get really nice char grilled taste and marks. You can get the optimal doneness level from rare to well done by just touching a button on the display.

There are 9 customizable doneness levels, 4 smart protein settings and the smart thermometer to help you with this task. So you won’t need to guess anything and you won’t be likely to over or undercook your steak, beef or other ingredients. You may be familiar with the original Ninja Foodi Grill and this FG551 model has about 50% more capacity for feeding your whole family. You can fit 24 hot dogs, 6 steaks, mains or entrees at once. You will need to use up to 75-80% less fat than deep frying in the Air Fry function on the 4-quart capacity crisper basket.

Ninja Foodi Smart XL has the unique smoke controlling function with the splatter shield, cool air zone and temp controlled grill grate to keep the air in your kitchen fresh and smoke-free. You can put the frozen items directly into this cooker and achieve char grilled at the doneness level you want from totally frozen in just 25 minutes or so. The double sensor smart thermometer monitors the temperature in two different spots to give you more precise cooking results. And you can just have a peace of mind and multitask efficiently without worrying if your ingredients will be cooked nicely.

Ninja FG551 Foodi Smart XL 6-in-1

Ninja Foodi Smart XL weighs 22.44 pounds and measures 15.7L x 16.54W x 11.05H inches. In the package you will find the Ninja Foodi Smart XL Grill, Ninja smart thermometer, 9″ x 12″ size very dense grill grate, 6-qt cooking pot, 4-qt crisper basket, a cleaning brush and a recipe book or chef inspired 15 recipes. You can cook your steak first on the grill plate, then switch it with the air fryer basket to do your French fries. You can fit in 2 pounds of your fried foods in its 4-quart capacity crisper basket.

Please note that there is no toast function on this one, but you can still toast bread with the heat generated. The cooking surfaces are ceramic, PFOA and PTFE-free and safe for dishwasher. Ninja Foodi Smart XL is a great quality multifunctional cooker that can help you make a variety of meals quickly and without much effort. It cooks different ingredients very well overall and without splattering grease on your counter and floor. It is very easy to clean as you can just put the grease catcher and the grate in the dishwasher. And it doesn’t heat up your kitchen like some other units, stays cool as it doesn’t generate any external heat. We are happy to recommend this modern multifunctional indoor grill. It is definitely good value for money.

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