The secret to cooking roasts and poultry to perfection is a reliable, leave-in thermometer. OXO's digital version lets you select USDA or chef-recommended temperatures for all types of meat, poultry and fish, and signals when the preferred temperature is reached. Digital thermometer provides accurate temperature reading for all types of meat, poultry and fish. Choose from preset temperatures for nine common types of meat, poultry and fish. Offers both USDA and chef-recommended pre-set temperatures, allowing you to choose based on preference. Provides an initial warning 10 degrees under desired temperature and signals again when desired temperature is reached. Large, easy-to-read LCD screen rests on counter for easy viewing while probe is in meat. Dual-function thermometer and 24-hour timer. Choose Fahrenheit or Celsius temperatures. Stainless-steel housing around screen and touchpad. Stainless-steel probe. Probe and cord nest inside base for compact storage. Takes two AAA batteries (included).