What Is A Ninja Blender?

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?

KitchenAid hand blender

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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How Do I Use My Instant Pot?

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 Does A Blender Work?

How Does A Blender Work? - picture of a blender

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 Make With A Blender

blender with food

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”