Best Blenders

First and foremost, best blenders such as an electric, ice-crushing, high speed or high power blender is an essential item in any kitchen. In fact, they are used for cooking, making smoothies, drinks, and healthy snacks

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Review of Best Blenders

Editor’s Choice of Best Blender

Ninja BL770

Comparison of Best Blenders

Jar size (ounces)

Vitamix 5200: 64

Ninja BL770: 72

KitchenAId K400: 56

Ninja Foodi: 64

Motor power (watts)

Vitamix 5200: 1,380

Ninja BL770: 1,500

KitchenAId K400: 1,125

Ninja Foodi: 1,400

Self-clean

Vitamix 5200: Self-cleans in 30 to 60 seconds

Ninja BL770: 

KitchenAId K400: 

Ninja Foodi: Yes

Warranty

Vitamix 5200: 7-years full warranty

Ninja BL770: 1-year limited

KitchenAId K400: 5-years limited

Ninja Foodi: 1-year

A/A+ Feedback

Vitamix 5200: 94%

Ninja BL770: 95%

KitchenAId K400: 92%

Ninja Foodi: 93%

1-5 Rating

Vitamix 5200: 4.9

Ninja BL770: 5.0

KitchenAId K400: 4.6

Ninja Foodi: 4.8

1. Vitamix 5200

Vitamix 5200 Blender - Vitamix 5200 Blender Professional-Grade – Vitamix 001372

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Key Features

First, the 64-ounce container good for blending medium to large quantities. Indeed, the Vitamix is used for making a single smoothie to making large quantities of hot soup.

Second, you can turn the speed dial any time while blending so you get the desired texture. Or, you can blend at high speed for maximum speed and efficiency.

Third, the pulse feature helps you make chunky salsa or thick vegetable soup.

By the way, the blending container is designed to create a vortex and push ingredients back to the blades for faster, smoother blends.

Next, the laser cut, hardened, stainless-steel blades can be used to chop, grind, blend, and emulsify contents.

Also, the blades reach speeds fast enough to create friction heat bringing cold ingredients to steaming hot in about six minutes.

In addition, the blades are resistant to dulling or bending.

Meanwhile, the thermal protection system and radial cooling fan helps the motor run cool.

Also, the Vitamix 5200 uses a metal drive system to turn the blades.

Furthermore, the Vitamix self-cleans in 30 to 60 seconds. Simply fill container with warm water, add a drop of dish soap and turn on the Vitamix.

Finally, it comes with a tamper to help blend thick contents, so there is no need to stop machine and scrape sides.

Other Features

First, the Vitamix is 8.75” wide, 7.25” deep, and 20.5” high.

Second, it weighs 10.56 pounds.

Third, the motor generates 1,380 watts of power (120 volts, 11.5 amps).

Finally, it comes with a 7-year full warranty.

Things You can Make

Hot soup under 10 minutes.

Chilled desserts – add frozen ingredients and you get ice cream, or fruit sorbet.

Grind nuts into nut butter or coffee beans to ground coffee.

Mix batter for pancakes, waffles, cookies, muffins, crepes, cakes.

Knead bread or pizza dough.

Turn fruits and veggies into smoothies.

Create simple dips and spreads.

Make pesto, tomato sauce, or apple sauce.

Make homemade baby food.

PROS

First, the container creates a vortex pushing ingredients towards the blade.

Second, it comes with a tamper to get a better blend.

Third, you can change speed during blend to improve texture.

Fourth, the pulse feature helps you make chunky salsa.

2. Ninja BL770

Ninja Mega Kitchen System – Ninja Blender/Food Processor

Key Features

First, this high power blender's 72-ounce pitcher with 64 ounces of maximum liquid capacity, pulverizes ice to snow in seconds for creamy frozen drinks and smoothies.

Second, it comes with two 16-ounce nutria ninja cups with lids for single serve blending of drinks to go.

Third, the 8 cup or 64-ounce food processor bowl can be used for chopping, mixing, and make up to 2 pounds of dough in 30 seconds.

Also, the food processor has a blade for chopping.

In addition, the Ninja BL770 has a dough button to mix up two pounds of dough.

Furthermore, it comes with a reversible slicing/shredding disc and a grating disc.

Next, the BL770 has 5 manual programs.

Also, this high power blender has four dedicated blending speeds: Dough, blend, crush, single serve.

In addition, the pitcher, cups, and food processor bowl can be cleaned in a dishwasher.

Finally, the Ninja BL770 has a powerful 1,500 watts motor.

Other Features

First, this electric blender is free of BPA.

Second, it is 9.5” wide, 8.25” deep, and 17.75” high.

Also, it weighs 9.2 pounds.

Finally, this high power blender comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

Things You can Make

First, everything from smoothies, frozen drinks, dips, and dough.

Second, make large batches of margaritas and resort-style frozen drinks.

Third, pulverize fruits and vegetables into personalized, nutritious smoothies—then twist on a lid and enjoy on the go.

Fourth, this ice crushing blender to crush ice for frozen drinks.

Also, it evenly mixes ingredients to make pizza or cookie dough.

Finally, chop fresh vegetables into restaurant-style salsa and puree dips.

PROS

First, it comes with a 72-ounce pitcher for blending, two 16-ounce cups for drinks to go, and a 64-ounce food processor bowl for chopping and mixing.

Second, it can make up to two pounds of dough.

Third, it comes with a reversible slicing/shredding disc and a grating disc.

Fourth, this electric blender has 5 manual programs.

Finally, it has a dough, blend, crush, and single serve buttons.

3. KitchenAid K400

KitchenAid Countertop Blender - KSB4027VB

Key Features

First, the KitchenAid K400 comes with a 56-ounce jar and lid.

Second, it has a unique, asymmetric, stainless steel blade that blends at four distinct angles to pull contents into the blade. As a result, the blade creates powerful blending vortex to power through the toughest ingredients.

Third, this ice crushing blender has four preset programs: ice crush, icy drinks, smoothie, and cleaning.

Also, it has a five variable speed dial with pulse option that lets you control the speed so you can control the taste and texture of the blend to your personal preference.

In addition, the soft start feature starts the motor at a slower speed to pull food into the blade, then quickly increases to the selected speed setting to avoid splatter.

Furthermore, the intelli-speed motor control senses ingredients and maintains optimal speed to power through the ingredients.

Finally, it has 1.5 peak horsepower or 1,125 watts motor.

Other Features

First, the KitchenAid K400 is free of BPA.

Second, this electric blender is 9.02” wide, 7.59” deep, and 15.8” high.

Also, it weighs 14.67 pounds.

Finally, a 5-year limited warranty is described on their website.

PROS

First, the blades create a powerful vortex for blending toughest ingredients.

Second, this ice crushing blender has four preset programs: crush ice, ice drinks, smoothie, and cleaning.

Third, it has a five variable speed dial with pulse to help you get the desired texture.

Finally, this electric blender's motor speed is automatically adjusted to the ingredients being blended.

4. Ninja Foodi

Ninja Foodi Blender – Ninja HB152

Key Features

First, the HB152 comes with a 64-ounce premium non-stick glass pitcher with 56 ounces of maximum cold liquid capacity.

Second, this ice crushing blender's high speed, total crushing and extraction stainless steel blade crushes ice to snow.

Third, the 800 watts heating element can be used for infused drinks and soups.

Furthermore, the 12 auto-iQ programs use automated patterns of pulsing and pausing with precision temperature control for blending and cooking possibilities.

Also, the HB152 comes with seven manual programs.

In addition, it can liquefy whole fruits and veggies in the pitcher.

Next, it has a one-touch heated clean program. Also, you can safety clean under the blades with the cleaning brush.

Meanwhile, the Ninja comes with a tamper to push ingredients down towards the blades for the smoothest blending.

Finally, it comes with a 1400 peak watts motor.

Other Features

First, the Ninja Foodi is 8.78” wide, 7.86” deep, and 17.91” high.

Second, this electric blender weighs 5.49 pounds.

Lastly, it comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

Things You can Make

First, you can cook hot soups, sauces, and dips.

Second, you can crush frozen drinks such as frozen margaritas and smoothies.

Third, you can cook proteins and vegetables to create smooth soups, sauces, and dips.

Finally, you can melt chocolate and cheese for fondue.

PROS

First, this ice crushing blender's stainless steel blades crush ice into snow.

Second, the 800 watts heating element can be used for making hot soup.

Third, it comes with 12 programs that automatically create patterns of pulsing, pausing, and temperature control.

Fourth, there are seven manual programs.

Furthermore, it has a one-touch heated clean program.

Finally, this electric blender comes with a tamper.

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