Since Cuisinart began making high-quality small kitchen appliances back in the 1970s, the Cuisinart food processor quickly became a kitchen essential in homes and professional kitchens alike. A common generic term for ‘food processor’ in the US is actually “Cuisinart”.
The food processor has become an integral part of our kitchens speeding up a multitude of tasks including kneading dough, chopping, shredding cheese, vegetables and meat, mincing garlic and parsley, slicing, mixing batters, pesto, making mayonnaise and numerous other culinary chores & baked chicken livers
Available in different sizes, there is a Cuisinart Food Processor to suit your kitchen size, family size, and gastronomic requirements. While time-saving is the most important reason to own a food processor of any size, a compact processor is not only a time-saver but is more versatile for making quick meals. You’ll also likely use it more often than you would a larger unit. You can find a Cuisinart food processor to suit most budgets and experience with sizes ranging from the very handy Mini Prep to a 14 cup capacity Elite collection model.
The Mini Prep Cuisinart food processor chops and blends at the touch of a button. Ideal for small quantities like herbs or pesto in the 600 ml bowl, so handy when you don’t want lots of washing up. It’s SmartPower blade allows for 2 process options as well as auto reverse while the 200 watt motor offers enough power for a machine of this time making it very economical on electricity. Clean up is also easy as all the removable parts are dishwasher safe. There is a variety of colors and finishes to choose from to match your kitchen and if you’re stuck for ideas, a recipe book is also included.
For those in need of something a little larger, then the Elite collection 14 cup capacity Cuisinart food processor is a great option. This is actually like having 3 sizes of food processor in one as it has an 11 cup and a 4.5 cup work bowl which nest inside the largest of the 3, the 14 cup bowl. So versatile, it comes with a six-position, adjustable slicing disc and a reversible shredding disc.
Features of the Elite Cuisinart food processor include the patent pending safety seal and blade lock function. With its 1000 watt motor it will handle dough simply and quickly. All the multitude of discs and blades are stainless steel and again, all removable parts are dishwasher safe, the power cord is retractable and it has a lockable accessory storage case. Included is a recipe book jam packed with delicious ideas to try as well as a ‘How To’ DVD to get you started. It comes with a three year parts warranty and an incredible 20-year motor warranty.
If you love to cook and are looking to invest in a food processor, you will be hard pushed to find one as powerful, versatile, and as chic as the Cuisinart Food Processor – the best labor saving kitchen appliance out there in my opinion.