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Large Built-in Steam Assist Oven : OCS8656S

Pro Series Steam Assist Oven

Discover the Pro Series

For years, steam assist ovens have been contributing to the success of commercial bakers and professional chefs. The addition of steam provides moisture for perfect breads, succulent vegetables and delicious casseroles. The ASKO OCS8656S Pro Series Steam Assist Oven introduces restaurant quality cooking into the home environment, dramatically increasing cooking options and improving results for both new and experienced cooks. ASKO wall ovens bridge the gap by offering features that guide the chef during every step of the cooking procedure.

An ASKO OCS8656S Pro Series Steam Assist Oven provides incredible versatility. Powerful features include an XL oven cavity with elements and fan strategically placed to mimic the best wood fire ovens. Combining hot air convection with steam assist, multi-phase cooking, preheat and warming features results in a cooking powerhouse capable of tackling every culinary challenge with ease. The sleek, clean lines of Scandinavian oven design are deceptive, concealing smart oven innovations that assist chefs to attain perfect results every time. ASKO Pro Series Ovens are favoured by renowned restaurant owners, pastry chefs and kitchen designers worldwide, and the reputation is spreading fast.

ASKO OCS8656S Pro Series Steam Assist Oven features

Oven design innovations have been dramatic during the past few decades, and ASKO has been at the forefront of change. Conventional oven choices have evolved, and there is much more on offer these days. Depending on personal preference and cooking style, a wall oven, steam oven, pyrolytic oven or combi oven could be the ideal choice, and ASKO delivers the goods to everyone’s satisfaction. A Pro Series Steam Assist Oven takes cooking to the next level of culinary perfection. Features include:

·        Easy to navigate digital touchscreen that engages users and encourages exploration of oven features.

·        Versatile heat settings to assist with additional functions including plate warming, defrosting and multi-phase cooking.

·        Seventeen programs and modes utilising heating elements, fans, 3D hot air and the steam injection system.

·        Sturdy construction using touch proofed stainless steel, metal knobs, and top-grade materials in keeping with the best kitchen designs.

·        Safety and maintenance features including an ultra-cool door, kid-safe lockable controls, aqua cleaning and steam cleaning.

·        Five baking levels, six trays and grids, a meat probe, tailored cooking programs and dishwasher proof accessories.

Benefits of cooking with a Pro Series Steam Assist Oven

Australia has always benefitted greatly from exposure to different cultures and culinary styles. The introduction of international cuisine has been warmly welcomed, further increasing the interest in ASKO appliances that are specially designed to handle the full spectrum of cooking tasks. Dietary habits have also evolved, and health conscious eating is at an all-time high. A Pro Series Steam Assist Oven will satisfy the most discerning eaters, providing meals that are nutritiously packed with healthy vitamins and minerals, while remaining succulent and full of flavour. Benefits of cooking with steam include.

·        The structure of food remains intact, along with the natural and authentic flavours.

·        Essential vitamins and minerals are retained, providing healthy eating outcomes.

·        Colour, freshness and juiciness are enhanced.

·        Extremely versatile, steam is used for vegetables, grains, legumes and meat dishes.

·        No additional oils or fats are required when cooking with steam.

·        Energy is saved as steam is used independently or alongside heating elements and fans. 

ASKO – the evolution of natural cooking

The growth of ASKO as a prestigious kitchen and laundry innovator had been meticulous and steady since 1950, when Karl-Erik Andersson built his first appliance. Today, as an international brand, ASKO represents the cutting-edge of design where long-lasting and attractive appliances are seamlessly introduced into kitchen decor. Healthy steam-based cooking is here to stay, and just another reason to choose a versatile ASKO OCS8656S Pro Series Steam Assist Oven.

Steam cooking facilitates the braising and roasting of meat and other foodstuffs at lower temperatures, retaining vitamins, minerals and moisture that can otherwise be lost. Cooking with ASKO allows everyone to enjoy an improved and healthier version of their favourite meal without sacrificing flavour. ASKO oven designers are renowned, winning international accolades for creating appliances that bring family and friends closer together and re-establish the kitchen as the centrepiece of any happy household.  

Product area: Kitchen
Installation type: Built-in
Market: Domestic
Range: Pro Series
Available colour: Colour of anthracite


Construction & Performance

Hot air convection
Maximum oven temperature: 230 °C
Meat probe

Use & Flexibility

Water container: 1,3 l
Number of trays and grids: 6
Steam tray
1 deep tray
2 shallow trays

Interaction & Control

Digital display
Knob shape: Ergonomical dials

Programs, options and modes

Number of oven functions: 17
Number of cooking programs: 91
Lower heater BIO
Upper Heater
Lower and upper heater
Small infra heater
Large Infra Heater
Large infra heater with ventilation
Circular heater
Lower heater and fan
Lower heater with fan BIO
Defrost cooker
StayWarm function
Fast Preheat
Auto roast function

Design & Integration

Door material: Stainless steel and glass
Available colour: Colour of anthracite
Niche dimensions (HxWxD): 59 × 56 × 55 cm

Safety & Maintenance

Dynamic oven cooling plus - DC+
Oven doors: Ultra Cool Door
GentleClose door hinge
Steam cleaning


Technical data

Consumption in standby mode: 1 W
Energy class: A+
Oven consumption (conventional operation): 0,94 kWh
Oven consumption (venting operation): 0,71 kWh
Connection rating: 3400 W
Voltage: 220-240 V
Nominal current: 16 amp
Frequency: 50 Hz


Product dimensions (HxWxD): 59,5 × 59,5 × 54,6 cm
Length electrical cord: 1,5 m
Net weight: 45,1 kg

Logistic information

Dimensions of packed product (HxWxD): 70 × 66 × 70 cm
Gross weight: 50,3 kg
Product code: 459498
EAN code: 3838942456947