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Got me a Magic Bullet

BacchusBacchus Posts: 6,019
edited 6:46AM in EggHead Forum
But I'm not really big on smoothies.
Anyone use one of these on a regular basis?
Looks like fresh salsa and guacamole are common things to whip up. What are some other good things to do with it?
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,442
    Did you forget the picture :laugh:
    Ok, you did not forget the picture. What are you talking about :blink:
    Oh..................
    (sorry, I am the slow one :blush: )
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • RascalRascal Posts: 3,353
    I always thought it was some kind of thing found in a sex shop. Oh, never mind..
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  • Austin  EggheadAustin Egghead Posts: 3,342
    Is it a Silver bullet from the Lawn Ranger?
    Eggin in SW "Keep it Weird" TX
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  • Little ChefLittle Chef Posts: 4,725
    Bacchus: Pestos, Marinades, Vinaigrettes, Coulis, etc... They're great, quick, and easy clean up. (I would have said home made mayo, but I saw how you feel about that! :laugh: ) Just think of it like a mini blender (but I wouldn't suggest frozen drinks).
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  • ShedFarmShedFarm Posts: 499
    I use one regularly for protein shakes, and like mine a lot!
    BJ (Powhatan, VA)
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  • LoisLaneLoisLane Posts: 94
    I have one, slightly different brand.

    Just beware when doing salsas and guac type stuff- it is VERY easy to overprocess quickly. So start out with some short pulses at first or you will end up with everything too soupy before ya know it. :S

    I mainly use mine for smoothies- which I see you are not a fan of. Mine came w/ two different blades, and one of them works as a coffee / spice grinder. The blade has held up well, but it did eventually crack the particular plastic cup I used specifically for that purpose.
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  • SlickSlick Posts: 382
    Bought a similar device to take on vacation! Sole purpose was Margeritas, Daquiries, etc.

    Since I'm diabetic, I have not had the luxery of such drinks, but a friend turned me on to Baja Bob's.

    http://www.bajabob.com/

    All sugar free, made with Splenda, and excellent!
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  • chrisnjennchrisnjenn Posts: 534
    We make a lot of different things in our blender. Over the years we have gone through---no telling how many. Three years ago I decided enough was enough and bought one of the best blenders in the world, the Vita-Mix. Outstanding, high quality blender that is very multifunctional. 7 year warranty also. Worth every cent in my opinion. One of my favorite kitchen devices.
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  • BacchusBacchus Posts: 6,019
    Yea Pesto is on my short list LC. I havent made it in about a year. Will get some shrimp too, for either pizza or pasta. Man I love that stuff.
    I might try the chocolate mousse from their website.
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  • B & CB & C Posts: 217
    Pancake, Waffle, or Funnel Cake Batter?
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  • Spring HenSpring Hen Posts: 1,493
    funny....
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