What Is A Ninja Blender?
What is a ninja blender? Good question with lots of answers. The Ninja Blender brand is part of SharkNinja Operating LLC, the maker of Shark, Ninja, Ninja Chef, Nutri Ninja and Ninja Coffee Bar products. It began in 1995 in Montreal, QC, Canada and has since moved to Needham, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Current CEO is Mark Rosenzweig.
This is not meant to be a comprehensive list of all Ninja products. For more information visit the Ninja Kitchen website by clicking here.
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What Is A Hand Blender?
Wikipedia defines a Hand Blender or Immersion/Stick/Wand Blender as:
” … a kitchen blade grinder used to blend ingredients or purée food in the container in which they are being prepared … A stick blender comprises an electric motor driving rotating cutting blades at the end of a shaft which can be immersed in the food being blended, inside a housing which can be held by hand.”
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What Is The Best Blender For Smoothies?
Because there are a few different types of blenders, the question “What Is The Best Blender For Smoothies?” will have several answers. Let’s look at some of the possibilities. Continue reading “What Is The Best Blender For Smoothies?”
Is Homemade Juice Good For You?
There is a lot of controversy about juicing at home these days and this question keeps coming up, with facts and opinions on both sides of the argument. This article will present both the benefits and the drawbacks of making juice at home so that you can make an informed decision regarding “Is Homemade Juice Good For You?”. Continue reading “Is Homemade Juice Good For You?”
Are Smoothies Good For You?
There is a lot of controversy surrounding smoothies. Experts are on both sides of the table, some saying yes smoothies are good for you and some saying no, they are bad for you. So how do you know which expert is right? Are smoothies good for you or are they just another junk food in disguise? Continue reading “Are Smoothies Good For You?”
How Do I Use My Instant Pot?
How Do I Use My Instant Pot? The Instant Pot replaces 7 of my small kitchen appliances – pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker/porridge maker, sauté/browning pan, steamer, yogurt maker and stock pot warmer. This ability to cook many different types of meals from breakfast through to dinner including dessert makes it one of the most useful small kitchen appliances on my kitchen counter. Continue reading “How Do I Use My Instant Pot?”
How To Cook In A Slow Cooker
Many people think that cooking in a slow cooker is as simple as throwing the ingredients in and turning on a switch. If you’re lucky, this will work, but often the result is a mushy, tasteless mess. But do you really want to trust your cooking to luck? Learn here How To Cook In A Slow Cooker. Continue reading “How To Cook In A Slow Cooker”
How Does A Blender Work?
Have you ever wondered what is happening inside your blender to make your favorite fruits and veggies turn from a solid to a delicious liquid? Maybe you watch, fascinated, as the solid food swirls around inside the jar changing appearance until your “Green Goodness Smoothie” is perfectly finished ready to enjoy and improve your health and fitness. This post, “How Does A Blender Work?”, explains the inner secret. Continue reading “How Does A Blender Work?”
What Can You Cook With A Slow Cooker?
This is a question that could take a long time to answer, you can cook almost anything in a slow cooker, so let’s just do this the easy way. Below is a list of recipes linked to the recipe pages on this site. They are grouped by protein (or not), so take your time and explore what can you cook with a slow cooker. Continue reading “What Can You Cook With A Slow Cooker?”
What Can You Make With A Blender?
People have asked me if a blender is only for making smoothies and drinks. The answer is that the blender is a very versatile small kitchen appliance and can make a lot more than just smoothies and drinks. What Can You Make With A Blender? Here’s a list of just a few things. Find the full recipes by clicking the blue links or go to the drop-down menus under the “Recipe” tab at the top of the page. Continue reading “What Can You Make With A Blender”