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

Examples of immersion blender in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Let cool slightly, then remove spices and ginger and puree with an immersion blender, standard blender, or in a food processor. Beth Segal, cleveland, 23 July 2021 Using an immersion blender or food processor, purée the sauce until smooth. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 30 Aug. 2021 Remove from the heat and, using an immersion blender, puree until mostly smooth; then transfer half of the sauce to a roasting pan. Washington Post, 27 Aug. 2021 Puree the corn nearly smooth with an immersion blender or in the food processor. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 23 Aug. 2021 Make ahead, so the flavors intensify, then quickly whir with an immersion blender to reincorporate everything before serving. Washington Post, 11 Aug. 2021 Using a blender or immersion blender, puree the mixture until smooth. Washington Post, 23 Apr. 2021 For Jacqueline Mearman, executive pastry chef at Baltimore’s Atlas Restaurant Group, the versatility of an immersion blender is unmatched. Jenna Adrian-diaz, Vogue, 21 June 2021 Remove from heat and blend with an immersion blender, food processor or blender until smooth and return to the pot. Meredith Deeds Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, 21 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of immersion blender

1982, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

18 Oct 2021

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“Immersion blender.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immersion%20blender. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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