Cuisinart MM-2M White Mini-Mate Plus Chopper / Grinder Type: Manual Meat Grinders Features: High-speed motor with 2 speeds high and low 9-ounce transparent bowl Reversible blade for precision chopping and grinding Dishwasher-safe parts Chopping/grinding blade Spatula Instruction/ Recipe book Capacity: 9 oz
I tried two other small food processors, the KitchenAid Chef's Chopper and the Cuisinart Mini-Prep Plus for making two to four servings of pesto, cilantro sauce etc, but pureeing these small amounts of ingredients in the approximately 3 cup work bowls was difficult because the blade throws the ingredients on the sides. Scraping the ingredients down several times helps but the finished product was still not smooth enough.The MM-2M works much better for making these small amounts of sauces. You still have to ..
Cooking Thai, Viet, Chinese, Indian dishes requires quick chopping/mincing/grinding/puree of *multiple* spices. I searched all over for something of small size for per-meal quantities. This is it! Just a few pulses, and you have minced garlic, galanga, lemongrass, coriander, ginger, chili peppers, whatever. Works good too on small quantities of nuts, and even coffee beans, in a pinch. Another review says several pieces to wash; I don't get that, you just have the included bowl and blade thingee to rinse. Th..