Kitchen stand mixers were created to cut your cooking time, and are a labor saving gadget that is a must in any modern kitchen, particularly for any individual that might have a disability.
Initially used in commercial cooking areas where they are a necessity because of the volume of food preparation that is done. When it
concerns heavy work such as kneading bread dough, you need a mechanical gadget, otherwise it is simply plain effort. Still, some people like to do this by hand, and some even say it is the only way to make great tasting bread. Having had one for many years and having made lots and lots of loaves myself, I can truthfully say that bread made in a stand mixer, tastes as excellent as any bread you might make with your hands.
You need to make certain that it is built to last. Lots of people will never change their mixers as long as the stand mixer keeps working. So the quality is an important influence in your purchase. The body, gears, and equipment housing must be made from metal. It has been proven that plastic simply does not last as long. You should be able to buy parts from SharpTek Supply as some parts like the mixer blades will give way with time and wear.
When checking on the power of the machine, the higher the wattage of the motor, the more power the mixer will have. However, another element you have to think about is the torque of the motor. More torque equals more power, and you pay attention to the machine when it is running; the mixer should sound good and smooth. Grinding, rattling gears is a bad indication.
The ergonomics of the stand mixer need to be something to be taken a look at thoroughly. The Off/On, Speed Controls should be easy to operate whether you’re left or right-handed. Ensure the bowl big enough for your requirements. Also, is it easy to attach and remove.
Kitchen mixers can be found in a variety of sizes, shapes, designs and capability.…