In today's cooking as an adult lesson: Blenders can be used for more than just frozen margaritas.
Hot soup without a hob, coffee without a coffee maker, and whipped cream without a hand mixer are just a few of the tasks these multitasking appliances can tackle. Just like how the Instant Pot can replace a pan or slow cooker, blenders can expand your meal possibilities tenfold, without the clutter of multiple machines.
This isn't the only reason to invest in a blender. These devices can also help you to establish healthy habits. Blenders simplify meeting your nutrient goal by squeezing everything into a 30-second meal replacement. With thousands of recipes online, you're bound to find a balanced combo of greens and fruits that — surprise — you actually look forward to drinking. Read more...
BEST FOR PERFORMANCEVitamix Explorian
This classic Vitamix annihilates fruits and nuts and has presets to make just about anything.
BEST FOR DOUGHNinja BL682UK2
Expand to pizza or cookie dough with this food processor — just ignore the noise.
BEST FOR SMOOTHIESNutriBullet Balance
Track fitness goals and nutrition facts with the Bluetooth smart scale and Balance app.
BEST FOR SMART FEATURESVitamix Ascent
Convenience and touchscreen are life-changing.
BEST FOR HAND BLENDINGBreville VHB067
Use the blender attachment to make soups, baby food, and smoothies.
BEST FOR TRAVELLINGPopBabies Portable
USB charging makes this great for going off the grid or for work.
BEST FOR THE CARHomgeek GS-627
With two slim sports bottles, this compact blender is a solid choice.
BEST FOR VALUEMagic Bullet
A cheap and reliable blender that isn't too feature-heavy.