A KitchenAid Mixer is a baker’s best friend. It effortlessly blends batter and tackles tough dough, helping you create perfect cookies, cakes, and breads. Its usefulness doesn’t end there, either. With the right attachments, you can use your KitchenAid to slice veggies, make breadcrumbs, grate cheese, and create almost any type of food including pastas, ice cream, and juice. Ready to have your KitchenAid meet its powerful potential? Pick up these six attachments — no mixer should be without them!
1. KitchenAid Food Grinder Attachment ($49.99)
Make your own gourmet burgers using KitchenAid Food Grinder Attachment. You can also grind pork (and any other meat, for that matter), make breadcrumbs, and create dips, salsas, and spreads using its fine and coarse grinding plates. As an added bonus, when it’s attached to KitchenAid’s Fruit and Vegetable Strainer, it can even be used to make homemade baby food, applesauce, and purées. No task is too challenging for this attachment, which includes useful tips and recipes to help get you started. Order one here.
2. KitchenAid Stand Mixer Slow Juicer Attachment ($179.95)
Why purchase juice from a store when you can enjoy a freshly made glass instead? With the KitchenAid Stand Mixer Slow Juicer Attachment, you can prepare healthy, homemade juices for breakfast every morning. Three different filters allow you to determine the amount of pulp in your juice, and the mixer’s slow-juicing action ensures that maximum nutrients are extracted from your food. Fruits, vegetables, greens, and even nuts can be pressed and turned into everything from refreshing juices to creamy milks when you own the juicer attachment.
3. KitchenAid Rotor Slicer/Shredder Attachment ($39.99)
You no longer need to grate your cheese by hand thanks to the KitchenAid Rotor Slicer/Shredder Attachment. It quickly shreds cheese without making a mess and seamlessly slices through a wide variety of vegetables, making it unbelievably easy to make salads, stir frys, and coleslaw. The attachment comes with four different cones — thin, thick, fine, and coarse — enabling you to determine the size and texture of your food, and a built-in food pusher ensures you can effortlessly fit different sized pieces of fruits and veggies into the shredder. You’ll also appreciate the dishwasher-safe cones; it makes clean-up unbelievably easy! Get yours now.
4. KitchenAid Pasta Roller Accessory ($199.99)
Good news, pasta lovers — enjoying homemade noodles has never been easier! The KitchenAid Pasta Roller Set, includes a pasta roller and linguine and fettuccine cutters, along with an adjustable roller knob that allows you to personalize the thickness of your pasta. The cutters should be washed by hand, but brushes are included with the attachment, which ensures the clean-up process remains fairly easy and hassle-free. You won’t believe how much better fettuccine alfredo and linguine carbonara taste when you’re using fresh noodles–buy one now and see for yourself!
5. KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment ($99.99)
Create the sundae of your dreams using KitchenAid’s Ice Cream Maker Attachment. Pour your batter into the freeze bowl, and the attachment will quickly make up to two quarts of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sorbet, or other frozen desserts. The dasher inside the freeze bowl effortlessly spreads, scrapes, and mixes your batter, and the attachment comes with a one-year hassle-free replacement warranty should anything go wrong. Looking for a delicious recipe that puts this attachment to good use? The Brown Eyed Baker shows you how to prepare several types of ice cream, including chocolate, vanilla, and pistachio nut. KitchenAid’s ice cream maker attachment fits all stand mixers except KSM6573C and KSM7 models. You can order yours here.
6. KitchenAid Food Processor Attachment ($179.99)
Transform your KitchenAid mixer into a food processor with this attachment, which can slice, dice, julienne, and shred fruits, vegetables, and cheeses. The Food Processor Attachment is designed to work with any KitchenAid stand mixer, and includes an extra-wide feed tube that accommodates a wide variety of different-sized food pieces. The attachment includes stainless steel shredding, slicing, and julienne discs, which will help you tackle any recipe, no matter how difficult it may be! Buy one now.