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Win This Blender!

by in Giveaway, October 30, 2013

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Whip up smoothies, soups and more with the Ninja Ultima Blender. The Ninja’s speed range allows you to gently blend or totally crush ingredients, and the dual-blade system breaks down whole fruits, vegetables, greens, seeds and ice. Plus, chop fresh herbs for dishes like Spicy Pasta with Tilapia, or emulsify Holy Moly Guacamole.

You can buy your own Ninja Ultima Blender or enter in the comments for a chance to win one. Just let us know, in the comments, how you’d put this blender to use. The contest starts at 10:00 a.m. EST today, and ends on Friday, November 1 at 5 p.m. EST.

We’re giving away one Ninja Ultima Blender to one randomly-selected commenter. You must include your email address in the “Email” field when submitting your comment so we can communicate with you if you’re a winner.

You may only comment once to be considered and you don’t have to purchase anything to win; a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Odds depend on total number of entries. Void where prohibited. Only open to legal residents of 50 U.S. states, D.C. or Puerto Rico, and you must be at least 18 to win. For the first day of the giveaway, all entries (answers) must be entered between 10:00 a.m. EST on October 30 and 5 p.m. EST on November 1, 2013. Subject to full official rules. By leaving a comment on the blog, you acknowledge your acceptance to the Official Rules. ARV of each prize: $199. Sponsor: Scripps Networks, LLC, d/b/a Food Network, 9721 Sherrill Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37932.

So tell us, what would you whip up in this blender?

Win This Blender!

by in Giveaway, April 3, 2013

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No healthy kitchen is complete without a blender. Not only can this must-have kitchen staple whip up easy morning smoothies, but it’s also great for blending soups, sauces and dressings. Create silky smooth Potato and Leek Soup, or blend eggs for a quick Zucchini and Goat Cheese Frittata. Blend, chop, grind and mix a different meal every day of the week with this 17-piece Rocket Blender from Bella Cucina.

You can buy your own Bella Cucina Rocket Blender or enter in the comments for a chance to win one. Just let us know, in the comments, you’re favorite dish to make in a blender. The contest starts at 10:00 a.m. EST today, and ends on Friday, April 5 at 5 p.m. EST.

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Maximize Your Blender

by in Robin's Healthy Take, February 3, 2013

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There’s one kitchen appliance that seems relegated to smoothies, margaritas and slushies. Think beyond drinks and get creative with this useful kitchen tool:

  • Puree eggs with a little water or milk before making omelets. Using the blender adds air to the egg mixture and produces a lighter, fluffier omelet.
  • Turn chunky soups into velvety purees (puree soup in small batches to prevent overflow and cover the lid with a towel to prevent burns). Read more