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What Kitchen Aid Mixer do you recommend? or other brand?

Posted by ejbrymom (My Page) on
Sat, Jan 29, 11 at 21:20

I want one that I can add ingredients to while mixing (preferably withOUT an ingredient ramp (or whatever it is called :)
I would like it to fit in a lower cabinet and then raise it onto the counter when I need to manually.
I would like it to possibly fit on the counter under the upper cabinets when it will be used often (holiday time).
I look at the multitude of models on various websites and my head spins.
What KitchenAid mixer or other brand to you recommend for me?
I will be primarly making cookies and bread (my son is Gluten Free) so I do tend to bake a lot for our family. We only have a family of 4. I currently use a 12 yr old Black and Decker hand mixer that is beginning to smell (motor frying) when I make thick cookies (oats). I need to upgrade.
Thank you so much for you help!


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RE: What Kitchen Aid Mixer do you recommend? or other brand?

Check out the Cooking forum, it is way more active with experienced cooks.

Here is a link that might be useful: Cooking forum


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RE: What Kitchen Aid Mixer do you recommend? or other brand?

KitchenAid has a discussions forum on facebook. From what I've read, if you are going to make bread in a KA mixer, you really need to get a heavy duty Pro model. They are now making the motor without plastic parts on the more expensive models. I do agree that the cooking forum is much more active to get lots of answers about this.


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