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"I've had my Kenwood Chef for 7 years now and…"
I've had my Kenwood Chef for 7 years now and use it at least 4 -5 times a week. So the initial investment was well worth it!
Apart from the sheer endless uses, once you buy additional attachments (ice-cream maker, pasta maker, juicer, potatoe peeler), I love the fact that it is made to last and can be "serviced" when the need arises. Previous food processors I've owned have had to be thrown away once faulty, as individual components could not be replaced.
After initially keeping the Chef tidied away in a cupboard as it's rather large, it now has a permanent spot on my worktop. I realised that having it there makes it much more likely for to actually use it!
I known of others who have bought the Chef and never used it, then were disappointed about having spent the money. So if you are not the kind of person that regularly cooks/bakes, don't expect the Chef to magically start doing that for you!
If however, spending time in the kitchen is something you enjoy and do regularly, the Chef will be you BFF!Read moreLess
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"Great device. Makes cooking so much easier and enjoyable.…"
Great device. Makes cooking so much easier and enjoyable. Looks great too!Read moreLess
"How do I love thee, let me count the ways! I…"
How do I love thee, let me count the ways!
I have filed this under Food Processors, but actually it is much, much more. I originally thought about it as I was looking for a food mixer - I was agonising over whether to buy this or a Kitchen Aid. I plumped for this, and am SO happy that I did - and here's why
- Price - MUCH cheaper than the KA, esp when on offer on that well-known online retailer.
- The versatility - it is a great mixer, but as well comes with a food process with key slicy bits; AND a glass blender.
- The attachments for the mixer itself are great - a beater, a whisk, and best of all, a flexi-blender which gets every last bit form the bowl (unlike that of the KA).
- Style, not fashion. Yes, the KA is pretty and comes in loads of colours, but my Kenwood is a thing of stylish substance. It is in beautiful shiny stainless steel, which I polish lovingly and will go with any kitchen in the land.
Also - it does the job. I use the processor and mixer most, they are great. No complaints!Read moreLess
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