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Blenders

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Immersion Blender With a Stand That Can Run 30 Minutes?

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by westes 8 days ago

I have a somewhat unusual application and want to know if there is a product to help with this. I make yogurt in which I blend various prebiotic fibers. I heat the milk to 200F and then pour it ...

Why Did Appliances Need to Go Smart?

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by mobiledynamics 8 months ago

Appliance tech rate creep ? What happens when the circuit board fails. Or the screen. "usually, it's a solder joint on a circuit board" that goes kaputz and throws everything out of wack. Small ...

Personal Blender

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by Kathy642 11 months ago

Would like to know if anyone here has a small personal blender you like and if you would recommend it? I have a cheap slushie maker that works to make smoothies and will even crush frozen fruit, b...

Vintage Vitamix lid

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by Nyleve 11 months ago

Argh. I love my old weirdo Vitamixer Maxi 4000. Today the clip that holds the lid on the container broke off and I wasn't able to repair it. This thing is a beast and, of course, parts no longer ap...

Blender and Food Processor Combo?

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by jrboston 1 year ago

I was considering buying a FP, but my blender conked out on me, so now I'm wondering if there is a combo out there so I don't ned to buy 2 appliances. I don't anticipate using either one with grea...

Does a Vitamix replace a food processor and blender?

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by arielleeve 8 years ago

We're trying desperately to figure out ways to downsize in our tiny NYC kitchen, which is bursting at the seams. I've been meaning for a while to replace our old food processor as well as our blend...

Vitamix 5300 - Disappointed

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by maccrogenoff 12 months ago

I finally ponied up for a Vitamix 5300. I've used it once and I'm disappointed. First, I was surprised (and not in a good way) that the instructions state that you may not add ingredients unless...

Vitamix 5200 vs Pro 300 + tall container?

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by fallenguru 1 year ago

This is a question for those who've experience with C-series and G-series Vitamixes, as well as using the C-series' containers on a G-series. I'm torn between getting the 5200, and getting the P...

Should I sell my Breville 16-cup Sous Chef food processor?

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by W8lkinUSA 1 year ago

This community has always been extremely helpful with my inexperience on kitchen tools and techniques, so I defer to your wisdom once again. ADVICE NEEDED: ? How else can I use the Breville for...

Personal Blender

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by Kathy642 2 years ago

I am looking for a small personal blender that will work well for smoothies with frozen fruit and green drinks. There are so many different blenders and reviews....so confused. there are differen...

Cooking Thai food - three brief questions

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by borisabrams 2 years ago

Hey! So a couple of quick questions i was hoping to get answered. Firstly, when it comes to making a curry paste, i dont have a mortar and pestle or a food processor. I do have a blender. O...

Which Vitamix to buy, Pro 750? would love to know.

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by blustery 3 years ago

I have been wanting a Vitamix for many years. I am drawn to the pro 750 which is supposedly a little bit quieter than the others, though not quiet. I am single and mostly would be making smoothi...

Vitamix 3600 Plus

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by themathmommy 2 years ago

The plastic canister I purchased for my Vitamix 3600 Plus no longer lines up properly on the base. The original metal canister with spout still lines up and locks just fine. Is there a repair that ...

Had any dealings with Cuisinart lately?

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by valadelphia 3 years ago

I am at my wit's end. I truly think they might be gaslighting me. I have the classic bar blender. In December, the blade broke--rather the bar that goes through the entire cutting mechanism, jus...

"Blender Scale"

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by kaleokahu 3 years ago

I can't tell if this is lame or not: https://www.vitamix.com/us/en_us/shop/perfect-blend-smart-scale?COUPON=06-178 I suppose it depends on the app/software. Basically, you tare the beaker, and...

How to Pebble Rather than Puree Ice in a Vitamix

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by EsotericWaffles 3 years ago

Does anyone have any tips on how to get less of a slush and more of a julep-style crush of ice in a standard-style (5200) Vitamix (i.e. just analog with the tall carafe)? Every video I've found jus...

Blender that will pulverize Frozen Coconut Chunks

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by bmorecupcake 3 years ago

A few years ago, I remember reading a recommendation for a blender that would perfectly blend frozen coconut chunks (like those from Trader Joe's.) My Vitamix can not do this. It will leave tiny,...

Instant Pot Ace Blender

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by kaleokahu 3 years ago

Well, here we go again. You may file this where you will. I'm putting it in the "Smarter Appliances/Dumber Cooks" folder. Starts shipping from Walmart in three days!

Powerful blender with a GLASS jar?

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by ninrn 7 years ago

It seems like all the powerhouse blenders -- Vitamix, Blendtec, even the Ninja and KitchenAid Diamond -- all only come with plastic blender jars. Is there any blender with good power and reliabili...

Vitamix Recalls Ascent and Venturist Series Blending Containers Due to Laceration Hazard

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by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Vitamix has received 11 reports of lacerations when consumers’ hands came in contact with exposed blades.