Blenders are an electric kitchen appliance that can be used to blend ingredients or make purees. Blenders can be used to chop and blend solids and liquids. You can choose to have the blender's container made from glass, plastic, or stainless steel.
It generally has graduated markings to aid in measuring. To prevent spillage, the lid is located at the top. The blade can be found at the bottom. The motor is located at the base of the container. Best portable blenders offer a variety of speeds.
Choose the best one
Look out at the containers and ensure you choose the one that best suits your cooking needs. Plastic blenders are more affordable and won't easily break. It will not be affected by changes in temperature. It will get scratch marks if it is washed in a dishwasher.
Glass containers are also more expensive and are sensitive to changes in temperature. If you wash them in a dishwasher, they are unlikely to get scratch marks.
They are better suited to making frozen drinks than stainless steel blenders. Because the container is opaque, you can't see inside it. The lid should be opened regularly to allow you to inspect the mixture.
Use blenders: Basic tip
Once you have poured all of the ingredients into the container, secure the lid. Turn on the blender by placing your hand on its lid. Ensure that your hand is on the lid at all times when the motor runs.