Jack La Lanne Power Juicer?

betty_the_villagesOctober 29, 2003

Anyone have one? Or does anyone know of someone that has one? They advertise that you can juice an orange or apple without cutting it or pealing it. Anyone know?

Thanks!

Betty in Florida

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lazy_gardens

Yes, you can juice them, but in the case of the orange, all the bitter oils in the skin are released into the juice, making it taste NOTHING like regular orange juice.

    Bookmark   November 1, 2003 at 8:30AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jemmanuel

They claim it juices 17% more than other juicer. It is not true. We have a Champion juicer that juices more. It also locks frequently. If you want to send it back you pay around $18. The whole thing is a sham, a reap off!

    Bookmark   May 31, 2006 at 4:27PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
eloise_ca

I have the JLL Power Juicer (paid $100 at Costco), but the spout on mine will not accommodate a whole piece of fruit. I cut up my fruit or veggies in chunks and feed them in a few at a time. I really love my juicer! I bought it about 1 1/2 years ago to juice fresh fruits, and to make popsicles out of the juice for my grandson. I love making carrot or fruit juices for myself. I have a separate juicer for the oranges, lemons and grapefruit I cut off my trees! I don't like having to wash the juicers, but it's a small price to pay for fresh juice!

    Bookmark   June 14, 2006 at 10:01AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
betty_the_villages

Eloise,
Thanks to you and all that have replied.
I have a new one. My son gave it to me for Mother's day. It has a bigger spout.
I like it, but since I have diabetes...I have to watch the juices I drink. I did not want to hurt his feelings. I hardly ever use it, but wish I could...smile
He used it to deminstrate. He cut up water mellon ..rinds and all. It tasted Ok...smile.

    Bookmark   June 14, 2006 at 10:27AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
socks

You are a wonderful mother, Betty.

    Bookmark   June 14, 2006 at 9:37PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lisb

My dad has one of these with the wide spout. He used it alot in the beginning, now not so much. You do have to clean it thoroughly after each use of course, which is easy to do but does take time. It works beautifully, doesn't make as much noise as a blender. He bought his in Target for around $100. It's great for vegetables too if fruit sugars are an issue. The great thing about buying it in a store is no shipping charge should you choose to return it.

    Bookmark   June 22, 2006 at 10:45PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
What happened to white corn meal?
I love home made southern style corn bread, made with...
donk4kyv
How to exercise with broken foot?
I came back from a wonderful trip. I had been in pretty...
linnea56
Do Ab Machines Shown on TV Really Work? - Report from ABC News
This was at ABC News' website... Friday December 14...
MrsJim
Food expiration date
Is the 2 yr limit valid on canned food? Our garage...
joe_mn
In need of a great workout!!
We are in need of the machine that would give you the...
tonib40
Sponsored Products
Juicer Shaped Beside Table Lamp for Bedroom
ParrotUncle
Omega J8004 Nutrition Center Commercial Masticating Juicer
Overstock.com
Sunday Morning Juicer - Set of 2
$17.99 | Dot & Bo
Gnome Juicer
$29.99 | Dot & Bo
Omega J8006 Nutrition Center Commercial Masticating Juicer
Overstock.com
Waring Pro Juicer with Citrus Attachment
$249.00 | FRONTGATE
Kuvings NJ-9500U Stainless Steel Centrifugal Juice Extractor
Overstock.com
Hurom Two-stage Slow Juicer
$359.00 | FRONTGATE
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™