immersion blender


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

Examples of immersion blender in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Remove from heat and, using immersion blender, puree soup, leaving bits and pieces of mushroom throughout for texture. Joy Bauer, Ms, Woman's Day, "Cream of Mushroom Soup," 8 Oct. 2020 Slack owns a stand mixer and an immersion blender, but tends to do nearly all of his cooking without the assistance of appliances. Paul Stephen,, "Ina Garten inspired coronavirus cookbook challenge for one San Antonio man," 2 Sep. 2020 Todd Slack used an immersion blender rather than a food mill and loved the results. Paul Stephen,, "Recipe: Ina Garten’s Roasted Tomato Basil Soup," 2 Sep. 2020 Every kitchen big and small needs an immersion blender, according to our very own cooking writer, Valerie Li Stack. Isabelle Kagan, USA TODAY, "6 incredible deals to shop from All-Clad's massive VIP Sale," 10 Aug. 2020 Using an immersion blender or stand blender (working in batches if necessary), puree about half of the soup until thickened. cleveland, "Tomato-corn chowder takes advantage of fresh summer bounty (recipe)," 3 July 2020 With an immersion blender or a standard blender, in batches, puree soup until very smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Creamy Chickpea Soup," 28 May 2020 Make a slurry of the cloudy broth, the greens, and the garlic, using a traditional or immersion blender or a processor, being sure that the greens are very well puréed. Bill St. John, The Denver Post, "Get Cooking: Risotto Verde St. Patrick," 11 Mar. 2020 Add lemon juice and puree mixture using an immersion blender, food processor or blender. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Chilled soups are an easy way to add fruits and vegetables to your diet," 9 July 2020

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First Known Use of immersion blender

1982, in the meaning defined above

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17 Oct 2020

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“Immersion blender.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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