Category Archives: blenders

Best Blender for Smoothies UNDER $300!!

Best Blender for Smoothies

So what does it take to be the best blender for smoothies - or best blender for green smoothies for that matter? Although there are several, the most important factors as we see them are power, blade design and mixing jar construction. Power is clearly the most obvious requisite of the best smoothie blenders, since it translates ...

Waring Commercial MX1200XTX Xtreme Review

Waring Commercial MX1200XTX Xtreme Review

The Waring Commercial line of high-powered blenders is a far less hyped but equally high-quality alternative to the Vitamix and Blendtecs.  Take for example the Waring Commercial MX1200XTX Xtreme, which has as much or more power than the best Vitamix or Blendtecs, and can produce similar outstanding results, but which is available for much less ...

Waring Commercial MX1000XTX Xtreme Review

Waring Commercial MX1000XTX Xtreme Review

In addition to the Oster BLSTVB-000-000 Versa we recently reviewed, the Waring Commercial MX1000XTX Xtreme is another rare ultra high-performance blender that is American-made and can hang with the Vitamix and Blentecs, yet costs far less than either of these two more popular brands.  But what makes this such a great blender?  Please read on ...

Oster BLSTVB-000-000 Versa Review

Oster BLSTVB-000-000 Versa Review

If you've done any research on high-performance blenders, you probably have already arrived at the sobering fact that the best names (aka the Vitamix and Blendtecs) will cost you somewhere between $400-600.  And, to be fair, while some other "high-performance" brands may come close, the vast majority still come up short in terms of blend ...

Vitamix 5200 Super Package Review

Vitamix 5200 Super Package Review

The Vitamix 5200 standing alone is an outstanding tool that can blend, chop, mix, crush, and process almost any edible item you can think of.  However, the 5200 "Super Package" takes this power and quality to the next level with its application to whole dry grains by including a special jar and "dry blade" that ...

Ninja Mega Kitchen System BL771 Review

Ninja Mega Kitchen System BL771 Review

Finding a high-performance blender can be depressing, especially after you quickly realize that the really good models all tend to be $400 or more.  That's what's so great about the Ninja Mega Kitchen System BL771 - it brings high performance and outstanding power in a blending system that is roughly half the price of the ...

Vitamix 5028 BarBoss Review

Vitamix 5028 BarBoss Review

Are you an actual or aspiring professional bartender?  Or do you merely want to make blended drinks, smoothies and a myriad of other beverage concoctions with the same quality and efficiency as a professional bartender?  If you said yes in either case, then the Vitamix 5028 "BarBoss" is the blender of choice.  However, let's see ...

Blendtec Designer Series WildSide Review

Blendtec Designer Series WildSide Review

Many people want a high-powered, commercial-grade blender but have a hard time choosing among them.  Well, if you are looking for one compact enough to store in a typical cabinet and that comes with probably the most sophisticated touch-interface ever, then the Blendtec Designer Series WildSide Review is an easy choice.  For more details about ...

Blendtec TB-631-25 Review

Blendtec TB-631-25 Review

Blendtec is the brand of choice among food professionals and discriminating homeowners alike, and the Blendtec TB-631-25 Total Blender is no exception.  In fact, this 5-star addition to Bledtec's product line comes with the most power and capacity available. Further, the level of digital control that it brings is something that truly sets it apart ...