food processor


Definition of food processor

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

Examples of food processor in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In a food processor, whip the ricotta or cottage cheese until creamy and light, about 30 seconds. G. Daniela Galarza, Washington Post, 22 Sep. 2022 In a food processor, pulverize ½ cup roasted, unsalted, shelled pistachios with a pinch each of salt and sugar. Paul Kita, Men's Health, 21 Sep. 2022 Finely grate or pulse in a food processor so the vegetables melt away into the meat and always mix aggressively. Shilpa Uskokovic, Bon Appétit, 16 Sep. 2022 Make a paste of herbs with a bit of water or oil by pulsing in food processor or with mortar & pestle. Rita Nader Heikenfeld, The Enquirer, 9 Sep. 2022 Sliced pepperoni or vegetables, for topping Prepare sauce: Process tomatoes and their juice in food processor until puréed, or purée with immersion blender until there are no chunks. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 15 Aug. 2022 Step 1Process garlic, chiles, lime juice, sugar and fish sauce in a food processor until garlic and chiles are coarsely chopped and sugar begins to dissolve, about 30 seconds. People Staff,, 31 July 2022 In a food processor, pulse blueberry Greek yogurt and fresh blueberries. Blaine Callahan, Hartford Courant, 22 July 2022 In a food processor, pulse shallot to mince very finely. Kitty Greenwald, WSJ, 13 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of food processor

1973, in the meaning defined above

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29 Sep 2022

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“Food processor.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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