Bugatti Eva Hand Blender

9. June 2013 21:33 by Foodshack in Gift Ideas, Kitchen Gadgets  //  Tags: , ,   //   Comments (0)


With stunning looks, vibrant colours and from a brand like Bugatti, you would be forgiven for thinking that this hand blender is an overpriced gimmick.

Why not bring some Italian finesse into your kitchen? The Eva is a a manual blender which is powerful versatile and above all safe.

The blender is easy to use, safe as it is fitted with a sensor that prevents the blender from starting accidentally as it will only start if the sensor is covered by the palm of your hand. The blade is simple to remove and clean. It is powerful and has two speed settings and is very versatile.

The Eva also comes with a measuring jug which is is made of unbreakable polycarbonate. It can be used with the blender as well as measuring your ingrediants and is perfect for making soups, blending baby food, making homemade smoothies and so much more. The twin speed settings mean that you can select the appropriate speed for the food type and create accurate results every time.

The blender also comes with a table stand which allows you to have your Eva within easy reach and ready for use.

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TOOL-GENIUS (ELPINE) 1200W Electric Meat Mincer and Sausage Maker

21. May 2013 21:30 by Foodshack in Kitchen Gadgets  //  Tags: ,   //   Comments (0)

The TOOL-GENIUS 1200W Electric Meat Mincer and Sausage Maker is a robust kitchen appliance at a cost that won’t break the bank.

The mincer is simple to assemble, easy to use and the eye catching stainless steel design means the mincer easy to clean and hygienic. It has a single speed setting with a reverse function. It is very sturdy and holds firm on the work surface when in use.

Since all of the recent meat scares more people are looking to make their own sausages and burgers. This powerful motor in this grinder makes light work of all types of meat giving you piece of mind that your mince is of the best quality.

The cutting blade is made from stainless steel, and three sizing plates are supplied for different coarseness of mince.

Although this is one of the basic Mincers & Sausage Makers on the market you will find it does everything most budding chefs require.

One negative point about this machine is that you have to keep the blade in place whilst making sausages, this can make it a little tricky to mix the ingredients. Also some purchasers have suggested that the machine should come with a smaller feeding tube on the sausage nozzle.

The mincer is of overly large and would not take up too much room in the cupboard or work surface.

All in all this is a fantastic mincer and sausage maker at a reasonable price. If you are looking for all the bells and whistles then it might be worth taking a step back and consider this machine. After all how many ways are there to mince meat and make sausages?

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Heathcotes Prep Worktop Meat Mincer

19. May 2013 16:59 by Foodshack in Kitchen Gadgets  //  Tags:   //   Comments (0)

The Heathcotes Prep Worktop Meat Mincer is a powerful and efficient mincer.

The mincer is plastic so will not rust and is easy to keep clean. Its powerful motor means you can mince a large quantity of meat so long as the meat is cut into manageable pieces.

Lean pork and beef grind well, however lamb can take a little bif of effort as Lamb is a much fattier meat. The mincer is also supplied with an interchangeable blades for fine & course mincing


This mincer has a simple suction device unlike other machines that come with a clamp, this means it will damage or mark your work surface. The instruction manual is well laid out and is easy to follow.

All in all the The Heathcotes Prep Worktop Meat Mincer is a great purchase although a little more expensive than some similar models on the market.

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