food processor


Definition of food processor

: an electric kitchen appliance with a set of interchangeable blades revolving inside a container

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In food processor with knife blade attached, pulse flour and sugar until combined. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "The Easiest Recipe for Christmas Shortbread Bites," 19 Dec. 2018 Add fresh or soaked figs to a food processor along with zest and 1/3 cup whiskey. Kelsey Kloss, ELLE Decor, "3 Father's Day Cupcakes To Match His Favorite Drink," 14 June 2016 In a food processor, puree one 15-oz can chickpeas (rinsed), 1⁄4 cup olive oil, 3 Tbsp cayenne pepper sauce, 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice, and 1 oz blue cheese, crumbled (about 1⁄4 cup) until very smooth for about 2 minutes. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Food + Drinks," 27 Dec. 2018 In food processor, puree cream cheese with sour cream until very smooth. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Everything Bagel Dip," 21 Dec. 2018 In a food processor, combine butter, sugar, golden syrup, ginger, cloves, cinnamon, bitter orange, baking soda and flour. Allegra Ben-amotz, WSJ, "This Ingredient Lights Up a Dish Like No Other," 18 Dec. 2018 Makes 25 energy bites Ingredients: 2 cups dates, pitted ½ cup tahini ¼ cup ground flaxseed 2 tbsp cocoa powder Directions: In a food processor, add all ingredients and pulse until well combined. Nazima Qureshi, SELF, "I'm a Registered Dietitian and Here's What I Learned Going Vegan for a Week," 25 Nov. 2018 In a food processor, combine the egg yolks, lemon juice, and garlic and process until well blended. Michaela Bechler, Vogue, "Be Ambitious This Thanksgiving: 3 Bold Recipes From One of L.A.’s Most Talked About Restaurants," 2 Nov. 2018 Pulse graham crackers, pecans, and 1 tablespoon sugar in a food processor until fine crumbs form. Kate Merker And Talyor Murray, Country Living, "Gingerbread Cheesecake With Pecan-Graham Crust," 7 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of food processor

1973, in the meaning defined above

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: an electric kitchen device that is used for cutting and mixing food

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