How to Decide Whether to Use a Blender or a Food Processor?

Answer While it might seem like second nature to you if you're already adept at using either appliance, there are plenty amateur chefs stubbornly trying to turn the blender into a workhorse and wondering ... Read More »

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Is a blender or a food processor better for preparing baby food?

Can I use a blender as a food processor?

A blender, primarily intended to mix liquids and crush ice, will not effectively perform many of the same tasks as a food processor. A blender may break if used in place of a food processor to knea... Read More »

Can you whip cream in a blender or food processor?

It is possible to whip cream using a blender or food processor. To do so, place heavy cream in the blender or processor and run the appliance at full speed until you see soft peaks forming in the c... Read More »

Which works better for making Pesto Blender or food processor?

I prefer the processor because pesto can be kind of thick to run through the blender, you'd have to be scraping the sides down often.