Stand Mixer

A stand mixer is a stationary mixer with a motor that is able to handle every mixing task from simple to heavy duty. They generally have a special bowl that is locked into place while the mixer is in use.

Stand mixers combine heavy duty steel construction with a powerful motor to help you complete a multitude of cooking and baking tasks. They offer an extra pair of strong hands to help you in the kitchen.

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Best Hand Mixers

What are the best hand mixers? See video below.

Top Picks for Mixers

  • Best overall: KitchenAid Artisan Tilt-Head Stand Mixer with Pouring Shield
  • Best on a budget: KitchenAid 4.5-Quart Classic Series Stand Mixer
  • Best for bread: KitchenAid Professional 5 Plus Series Stand Mixer
  • Best for pros: KitchenAid 6 Qt. Professional 600 Series Bowl-Lift Stand Mixer
  • Best upscale model: KitchenAid 5-Qt. Artisan Design Series with Glass Bowl

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Function of a Mixer

What is the purpose of a mixer? See image below.

Types of Mixer

What kind of mixer should be used best? Find out below.