New and improved now with 2 speeds (low and high) for all your blending tasks Stick design reaches into pots, pitchers and bowls to extend blending options Ergonomically designed grip offers comfortable hold and more control while blending Operates with a one-touch control for easy, one-touch blending Dishwasher-safe blending shaft and beaker make cleanup effortless You will find blending easier than ever with this Cuisinart Smart Stick hand blender. Pick it up to blend cold drinks, hot soups, and crepe batter - right in the pitcher, pot or bowl. It's comfortable to hold, easy to use, and the blending shaft and beaker are dishwasher-safe. Enjoy!
Mixing - The two speed operation is handy. For making soups, you can do most of the job on low speed, even with chunky vegetables. This makes it easier to control how thick the final product is, and it makes for less possibility of splash-ups. The switch feel is sure (good tactile feel). The blade is stocky and sharp - it looks like it's built for business. I blended a large pot of tomato black bean garlic soup down in under 30 seconds.Motor - Plen..
We purchased this blender to fix my 11 month old daughter her yogurt & fruit smoothies. After just 6 months of use, the blades shattered when blending bananas and yogurt (it was pretty scary finding pieces of blade in my daughters food!).I contacted customer service and they acknowledged it was probably a defective unit but I would have to pay for shipping both ways, that's about 80% of the cost of a new blender.Never again Cuisinart! ..