food processor


Definition of food processor

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

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While the meatballs rest, purée the avocado, lemon juice, remaining 1 tablespoon sliced scallions, remaining half cup herbs, and 1 teaspoon salt in the same food processor used to chop the herbs. Genevieve Ko,, "The tastiest way to use up all your herbs (and it’s not pesto)," 6 July 2019 Mix the water and vinegar together, and add the mixture through the feed tube of the food processor. Wolfgang Puck, Twin Cities, "Wolfgang Puck: Make a special dessert for Dad on his special day," 12 June 2019 Make the cream: Wash and dry the bowl of the food processor. Marley Marius, Vogue, "Here’s How to Make 2018’s Most-Googled Food," 12 Dec. 2018 Add melted chocolate, vanilla, and remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt to the food processor. Jade Zimmerman, Country Living, "Rocky Road Pie," 1 Nov. 2018 For the bell peppers, roughly chop half of each one and add to the food processor. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 For the bell peppers, roughly chop half of each one and add to the food processor. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 27 June 2018 Pile 1 cup scapes and all remaining ingredients — the 6 tablespoons oil, the basil, zest, juice and Parmesan into the food processor. Leah Eskin,, "How to dry-braise chicken and banish badly poached bouncy meat," 27 June 2018 Transfer half the herb mixture to a mixing bowl (leaving the other half in the food processor). Ellie Krieger, charlotteobserver, "Bulgur + lamb = good stuff on the grill," 26 June 2018

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First Known Use of food processor

1973, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of food processor

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

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