Mixers & Attachments

9 Creative Uses for Your Stand Mixer You Never Saw Coming

A stand mixer is a baker's best friend, but there's a lot more it can do in the kitchen besides mix dough—so no need to store it away for summer. If you've been thinking about taking the plunge but...

Which 10 qt mixer?

by jammy 19 days ago

I currently have a 6 qt Kitchenaid which I love and use regularly, but I'm now making larger quantities of baked goods and need to go a bit bigger. I've started looking at 10 qt commercial mixers, ...

Ankarsrum - Back to KA

by mobiledynamics 8 months ago

I know for all you bakers out there, this may seem like a downgrade. Swapped a KA Pro we had with a Ankarsrum. Wifey hardly uses it . She doesn't like it. The KA I sold had this nice textured matte...

Stand Mixer - New User Recommendation

by austin_rp 1 year ago

I know there's a lot of threads on this, but many are years old. Also, I see a lot of people say, "I love my 15 year old Kitchen Aid" and then others say, "well, that's not what you would be getti...

Stand Mixer Gift?

by zackly 7 months ago

Do you think a Kitchenaid stand mixer is a good housewarming gift for a young couple with two young children who are now "sustenance" cooks but I see the potential for them to evolve into more adve...

Hobart A120

by luisbravoavi76 9 months ago

I got a hobart a120 its great except the agitators hit the bowl. I dont know how to adjust the clearance. Any ideas?

Find the "quiet" model of Kitchenaid mixer

by Skip2 10 months ago

I have a 30--year-old KSM5 mixer. It is a tank, one of the ones manufacturers right after Hobart sold to Whirlpool but beef Whirlpool started to cheapen them. Mine has a nice, comfortable sound it ...

where's a good place in chicago i can get my Kitchenaid Stand Mixer repaired?

by rebecca_f 11 years ago

so, yesterday i managed to damage my kitchenaid mixer while attempting to extrude some pasta for a dinner party. while it still runs, it makes a loud clicking noise that is definitely not normal. ...

Kitchenaid dough hook not reaching bottom of bowl

by somervilleoldtimer 4 years ago

I am generally happy with my Kitchenaide mixer. But today I mixed up a batch of sweet roll dough using the dough hook and 10 cups of flour. I added the milk/butter/egg mixture to the flour/sugar ...

Additional Bowls & attachments for KA Pro 6500 (KSM6521)

by holleymc 1 year ago

Hi all! I am looking to replace my current 4.5 qt KA and want one that will be able to do multiple batches and work with dough. I'm leaning towards the 6500 due to the DC motor & metal gears, how...

KitchenAid KSM160 artisan stand mixer

by Delamorte 1 year ago

Could someone please tell me, when purchasing kitchenaid stand mixer, how do I know I will get stainless steel beaters and other attachments instead od aluminium ones.

Older/Vintage Kitchenaid Mixer Users - Get a Solid State Version or Not?

by dz5003 7 years ago

Ok, so I'm looking to find a vintage Kitchenaid and I read someone calling the K5-A as the "holy grail" of kitchenaid mixers. However, I learned that the K5-A was replaced by a "Solid State" Versio...

Help with Kitchenaid

by albynet 1 year ago

Hi everyone! I found this forum while looking for information about mixers and you seem such a knowledgeable community. I would really appreciate if you could help me with this. I would like to...

Betrayed by Kitchenaid - is it possible that the stand mixer is Not All That?

by piedsdesanges 14 years ago

Can I just say that I have owned the vaunted kitchenaid stand mixer, professional model, for 13 months and it just broke down? I took it into a repairman (warranty ended a month ago, natch), and he...

I have a Breville Sous Chef Food Processor thinking about a stand mixer maybe for dough...

by Fresh_Fit_Light 5 years ago

I have wanted a KitchenAid Mixer forever and ever because my mom has one, but she has one of the old good ones from the 80's. I make pizza dough on a semi regular basis and I've thought about maki...

Are Hobart mixers still top quality? Or are vintage ones better?

by Jirachi 1 year ago

Good morning Chowhound I have never had the pleasure of using a Hobart mixer but to my understanding, vintage models will last forever even with daily use. Old KitchenAids are often praised simila...

Looking for two beaters for a Dormeyer Silver Chef 4300

by gini 14 years ago

When I took my mixer out of storage last month, I discovered that I misplaced its beaters. Does anyone know where I can buy two beaters for a Dormeyer Silver Chef 4300? I can be reached at scug...

Kitchenaid Pro 600 vs Pro Line Series 7 Mixers?

by Aston01 1 year ago

I need to replace an old Kitchenaid K5SS stand mixer and I am trying to decide between the Pro 600 & Pro Line Series. I've borrowed a new Kitchenaid 5qt tilt head and while it works fine in general...

Stand Mixer suggestions

by FalkCulinairUSA 2 years ago

With a few hours left of black friday deals I started debating a high end stand mixer. Does the CH collective have a favorite?

Vintage Kitchen Aid Mixer

by dlabrams25 2 years ago

I'm trying to find the paddle accessory for my vintage kitchen aid mixer. This was my Great Grandmother's unit and there is no serial number plate on it anywhere, just a handwritten number on the b...

KitchenAid stand mixer: Artisan vs. Accolade

by nooodles 16 years ago

My friend and I both lust after KitchenAid stand mixers whenever we're out shopping. She's in love with a blue Accolade model, whereas I covet several colors in the Artisan line. I remember a few...