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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Remove sage and, using an immersion blender (or a standard blender, in batches), puree soup until smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Pumpkin-Carrot Soup," 7 Jan. 2019 Add grated Parmesan, lemon zest, and lemon juice, then puree with immersion blender or standard blender. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Broccoli-Parmesan Chicken Soup," 28 Nov. 2018 Stir in heavy cream; using an immersion blender (or a standard blender, in batches), puree until smooth. Redbook Test Kitchen, Redbook, "Potato-Leek Soup," 20 Aug. 2018 Taking care with the hot liquid, use an immersion blender or transfer soup to a blender, working in batches if necessary, to blend until smooth. Eleanore Park, WSJ, "Recipes From the Golden Age of the Luncheon," 12 Sep. 2018 Use a handheld immersion blender to puree until smooth. Daniel Boulud, ELLE Decor, "Recipe: Pear Charlotte Cake," 18 Nov. 2015 With immersion blender or in batches in blender, puree soup until smooth. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Savory Pumpkin and Sage Soup," 22 Sep. 2015 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

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1982, in the meaning defined above

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