Updated On June 6th, 2023
Living in this big blue world in the 21st century has its pros and cons, I’m not here to list all of them, but yes a few! The biggest pro is the ease of life and the biggest con is the constraint of time.
Modern-day people require something that provides them with ease of life and eliminates their time constraints. Today we are here to talk about something that does the same!
Ever since this product came into my life, my life has changed, for good! If you haven’t guessed it already, let me tell you what I’m talking about, I am talking about my FOOD PROCESSOR!
It is something that I can not even imagine living without! Today I will take you through the world of food processors. Let us begin our journey with the most basic question.
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A food processor is a multi-utility device used mostly in kitchens all across the world, it can emulsify, chop, mix, grate, etc. It has various settings and blades.
A food processor eliminates the need for multiple kitchen appliances making it extremely useful and worth the money. It also terminates the need for huge spaces, which multiple devices occupy.
Many surveys reveal that people who used food processors got rid of various manual and electronic kitchen appliances like grater, knife, whisk, blender, etc.
Food processors allow quick meal preparations. One can use a food processor in many ways by just adjusting its settings and blades. Food processors consist of a motor, a transparent bowl-like structure, a vertical shaft, cutting blades, and a feed tube.
We have talked about Food processors in depth now, it is now time to talk about the various uses and benefits of a food processor in-depth, which will help you to consider buying a food processor.
FOOD PROCESSOR BENEFITS
Food processors are one of the most versatile kitchen appliances, they alone can perform tasks that require at least 7-8 manual and digital kitchen appliances. They can be used for the preparations of multiple cuisines and dishes.
It is a well-known fact how versatile food processors are but it is extremely important to know that they are time-saving as well. They can perform many functions like blending, kneading, grating, whisking in just a nick of time.
3. WORTH THE MONEY
We have talked before about how food processors have eliminated the need for many kitchen appliances and how they can perform multiple functions due to these reasons food processors have come across as very reasonable.
Food processors are being widely used in many professional as well as household kitchens, its safety is like the cherry on top. Modern food processors have a “pusher” that protects the fingers of the person who is using it. And they are also equipped with a safety device that ensures that the bowl is securely placed and prevents the motor from operating, if not. One can be more cautious by keeping in mind some minor precautions while using food processors like:
- While the blade is running do not stick your hand.
- Remove blade while cleaning
- Do not leave it unattended
- Unplug when not in use
- Clean blades carefully
- Stop while adding another ingredient
5. EASY TO CLEAN
Food processors are very easy to clean, this characteristic adds another feather to their hat. They can either be rinsed and cleaned by hand or can be simply dissembled and washed in the dishwasher.
6. OCCUPY LESS SPACE
This point is pretty obvious, if a person owns a food processor, they can easily get rid of many other kitchen appliances, which automatically saves space. Modern food processors are themselves very compactable and hence they occupy less space.
7. PROVIDES EASE OF LIFE
In the beginning, we discussed how ease of life is an important factor in today’s world, with food processors we do not need to deal with the unnecessary hassle of using multiple instruments for every small task. Like using different knives for chopping, dicing, slicing, and various bowls or dishes for storing food.
8. EASY TO USE FOR PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
When food processors were introduced in the late 1950s, they were not user-friendly. At that time disability research was going on which proved something similar too. It was then that an American country hired Marc Harrison to re-design the food processor. He was a specialized industrial designer.
He updated the machine in such a way that people with limited abilities could also use it very easily and efficiently. Due to these updates, the food processor was now accessible to a much larger audience. Food processors have gone through many such variations, and people have appreciated them.
9. HEALTHY FOOD
Food processors are gaining fame among young adults who are conscious about their health and wellness.
Food processors are good for grinding whole foods and good for smoothies and shakes as well. People have recently waged a war against frozen food and ready-made food, food processors allow people to enjoy all those meals with utmost ease without compromising on the health factor.
People have started preparing everything at their home be it juices, dips, salads, dressings, you name it and people have made it.
10. EASY DESSERTS
You can make and enjoy high-quality, delicious, healthy, and homemade desserts with the help of processors!
Food processors are particularly famous for enhancing the texture and consistency of various desserts. Ice creams made out of food processors are light, creamy, and airy. Smoothies have a very thick and rich texture when made with food processors. Last but not the least, one can make extremely delicious cheesecakes ad tarts with food processors! Food processors have amazing efficiency when it comes to whipping cream!
Woah! All these and much more things are possible with a food processor. We hope that our article could give you clarity about food processors. You decide your next move, till then let me go and have fun with my food processor!