Blender Reviews and Buying Advice
We can prepare our own favorite drinks in the house like the famous margarita with the help of a blender. There are so many other food processing products out in the market for us to choose from but the blenders are still the number choice among chef and cooks in crushing an ice, whipping a smoothie and other drinks or fixing a puree for an entree. A buying Blender guide is readily available for all kitchen and cooking enthusiast to help them with all of their culinary tasks.
Some blenders are made of plastic and these kind of blenders are usually less durable than those blenders that are not made of plastic. Nowadays, some blenders are made out of stainless steel and are metal-based to keep up with the demand of a durable, powerful and long lasting blending equipment.
A blender jar that is made out of glass, polycarbonate or metal, are the type of blender jars that can contribute to the longevity of your blender. Most important of all is to pay attention to the blender’s warranty card as this will serve as your blender insurance in case some goes wrong with your blender. There are blender companies that offers a warranty of six months or even up to six years of protection for each and every blender they manufacture. Even if other blenders are made out of glass, polycarbonate or are metal based, its other parts such as its rubber gasket and plastic cover can wear out and breaks easily and do not last as long as its other body parts. Therefore it is recommended to wash the blenders manually by hands as much as possible.
Even if all blenders may perform the same tasks, purpose and goal, all of them are not created equal and may function effectively and accurately according to its use. Some countertop blender’s wattage may range from 300-1500 watts according to its manufacturer which will make you consider this strongly. Though it is important to consider the wattage of a blender because the more wattage it has, the better, you don’t actually need that much wattage if you don’t normally use it for crushing large particles or in big quantities, you do not need to pay an extra for the additional wattage.
If you intend to use your blender for regular and family kitchen use, then a blender with a wattage of 300 to 600 watts is okay. We don’t need to purchase a blender that has gears of more than three since having gears beyond three is an over kill for an ordinary blender. The pulse button in a blender is equally important as having an electricity to run your blender because no matter how many speed your blender has, if it has no pulse button, its as if you wont be able to maximize the full potential of a blender.