KitchenAid - KHB2561CU 5-Speed Hand Blender - Contour Silver

Create smoothies, chop vegetables, shred meat and more with this KitchenAid KHB2561CU 5-speed hand blender, which includes S-blade, multipurpose and frother/beater bell blade assemblies, as well as whisk and chopper attachments, for flexible use.

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Overview

What's Included


  • KitchenAid 5-Speed Hand Blender
  • Owner's manual
  • 8" stainless-steel blending arm, stainless-steel S-blade, multipurpose and frother/beater bell blade assemblies
  • 2-1/2-cup chopper with base and whisk attachments, pan guard, 3 bell blade assembly covers, 1L pitcher with lid and base, storage case

Ratings & Reviews


Overall Customer Rating:
98% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (38 out of 39)

Features


5-speed DC motor

Delivers plenty of power to blend, purée, chop, shred, mince, froth, mix, whisk, emulsify and aerate a variety of foods for versatile blending options.

1L, BPA-free pitcher with no-splash lid

Lets you prepare and store food for later use. Nonskid base provides stability.

Removable 8" twist-lock blending arm

Enables use in a range of deep pots, bowls and pitchers.

3 interchangeable, stainless-steel bell blade assemblies and 2 attachments

Offer customizable functionality. Three bell blade assembly covers help protect the blades when not in use.

S-blade

Blends, crushes and purées for delicious smoothies, soups, sauces and baby food.

Multipurpose blade

Shreds and minces meat, crushes ice and more.

Frother/beater

Helps you create delicious batters and frappes.

Stainless-steel whisk

Optimizes air in mixtures for fluffy egg whites, whipped cream and more.

Chopper attachment

Chops and stores up to 2-1/2 cups of vegetables, parmesan cheese, crackers and more.

Stainless-steel splash guard

Covers the blending blade to eliminate splattering.

Removable pan guard

Attaches to the bell blade assemblies to help prevent surface damage to your cookware.

5' power cord

Allows a flexible range of motion during operation.


Overall customer rating

Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews

98%of customers would recommend this to a friend

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great blender

    Posted
    Okbmzc
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Member

    I used it to make my own mayo. It works great. Tried it for a few other things like homemade peanut butter and it gets hot fast sometimes have to let it cool before continuing the process. Overall though I love it!!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Versatile and powerful

    Posted
    John
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus Member

    I got this for our kitchen to replace our 9spd KitchenAid immersion blender that we had given away, while still operating perfectly. I was concerned about the fewer speeds but I was pleasantly surprised that this has all of the power of the one it replaced and I really don't miss the in-between speeds. The versatility of different attachments also gives the potential to pare down the appliances in an already crowded kitchen cabinet. Blend, mix, chop, process, this does a lot. And I especially like the touch of the removable non-stick cookware guards on the bottoms of the blend blade housings. KitchenAid doesn't miss a detail.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 2 out of 5 stars

    Don't bother

    Posted
    Adamskt1

    As a chopper this is useless. Doesn't seem to have enough power to chop even medium size pieces. Blade appears to struggle to turn and motor slips.

    No, I would not recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    My daughter the chef loves this!

    Posted
    Pearl
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Member

    My daughter has been wanting an immersion blender for a long time. It works much better than doing small hot batches in the blender or food processor. She's been using it for wonderful smooth soups and sauces. She really likes all of the attachments and appreciates that they came in a case to keep them in.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Very Powerful

    Posted
    Sagon
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus Member

    Great hand blender. After buying my first I was so impressed that I bought 5 more as early Christmas presents.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Awesome product

    Posted
    VUFan08
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus Member

    This little product is very powerful and SO easy to use, but also stores away in the provided storage container so nicely! I find myself using this product more than my food processor, just because it's easier to access/clean.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    MADE me cook dinner!

    Posted
    Inspiring
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus Member

    I was too tired to cook until I received package. I couldn't wait to try it out so I made mushroom ravioli-worked like a charm and love the attachments as well as the different blades and bowls. Would definitely recommend. Very solid.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Hand Blender!!

    Posted
    Mommy
    • Verified Purchaser
    • My Best Buy® Member

    I was looking for a hand blender and purchased this one upon reading the reviews. This comes with a nice case to hold all the blades and the attachments. I like to be able to store my small appliances without taking up random space in my cabinet. It's a powerful unit and would recommend it in place of a standing blender. It does all the things that a regular blender does as well as crushing ice.

    I would recommend this to a friend




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