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

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Blend together with an immersion blender until emulsified. Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "Carla Hall recipe: Sweet Cream Biscuits with Fresh Blueberry Compote," 31 Aug. 2019 Open up the pot and remove the chicken carefully and set aside Blend together all the ingredients, preferably using an immersion blenderAdd the cut up butter, cream, cilantro, and garam masala and stir until well incorporated. Jess Fleming, Twin Cities, "Indian butter chicken is easy, tasty when made in electric pressure cooker," 21 Aug. 2019 Use an immersion blender to blend, and set aside puree in fridge to chill - at least 2 hours. CBS News, "The Dish: Luke Holden of Luke's Lobster shares his signature recipes," 6 July 2019 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

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First Known Use of immersion blender

1982, in the meaning defined above

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