immersion blender

noun

Definition of immersion blender 

: a handheld electric appliance for blending or grinding food with a protected blade that can be submerged in the food being processed

called also hand blender, stick blender

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Scrape the mixture into a mini chopper or the beaker of an immersion blender and set aside to cool briefly. Adam Ried, BostonGlobe.com, "Recipes: Vinaigrettes and dressings to dress up meals," 1 June 2018 The handheld immersion blender is the smaller-but-still-plenty-powerful dark horse for MVP. Becky Krystal, charlotteobserver, "Why buying an immersion blender is a smooth move | Charlotte Observer," 15 May 2018 Side effects of immersion blender aioli may include increased productivity and better sandwiches. Alyse Whitney, Bon Appetit, "I Made This Garlicky Grand Aioli in 5 Minutes with My Trusty Immersion Blender," 14 June 2018 Using a blender or immersion blender, puree soup until smooth, using caution when blending hot liquid. Ashleigh Spitza, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "The joys - and time-saving benefits - of a minimalist's approach to entertaining," 12 May 2018 In a blender, combine ramps, remaining garlic, basil, pine nuts, one cup of Parmesan and the remaining cup of olive oil in a blender (immersion blenders and food processors will work too) and blend until smooth. Nancy Miller, The Courier-Journal, "As Galt House gets a makeover, Rivue restaurant goes for local and fresh," 29 May 2018 For an emulsification that will last longer, use an immersion blender. Jan Uebelherr, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "5 for summer: Master these seasonal staples for those sunny days ahead," 15 May 2018 Alternately, the mixture can be blended directly in the bowl using a handheld immersion blender. Terri Milligan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "A better wurst? Organic Wisconsin brats are ready for your summer grill," 22 May 2018 Use an immersion blender or food processor to blend until most of the leaves have been incorporated. Eleanore Park, WSJ, "Eat Joyfully, and Other Wise Advice From Nigella Lawson," 12 Apr. 2018

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1982, in the meaning defined above

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