If you want an advanced, reliable, straight-forward oven probe thermometer, you need look no further. This Roast Alert thermometer and timer by Maverick comes equipped with a number of handy features. Simply insert the wired probe into your food, close the oven door over the wire, and watch the thermometer work. The timer counts up or down while handy alarm setting can alert you when your food or the timer is done. The LCD screen is also color coded to remind you when your food is cooking, almost done, and done. It features 9 pre-programmed settings for a variety of meats is available, to ensure that your food comes out just right. Additionally, you can use the build in mount stand or the magnet to keep it handy at all times.