electrolux assistent mixer

Electrolux Assistent Instructional Video

Electrolux Assistent Instructional Video

I wish this video had been available when I was doing research on a new mixer. I am so glad I got the Electrolux Assistant, but this would have sealed the deal much sooner. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMB4CVG5fLs

Oatmeal Bread with Cranberries & Pecans

Oatmeal Bread with Cranberries & Pecans

One of the main reasons I researched and purchased a new mixer was to make bread on a weekly basis. As noted in previous posts, my KitchenAid Pro 600 was not up to the task. I have been using the Electrolux Assistent weekly since February and couldn't be happier. Not...

The Search for a New Mixer: Part 4

Taking the Plunge Most of my research took place in early January. While I was tempted to take the money I had saved and make the purchase, I decided to wait until after my birthday. Although, unlikely to get it as a gift, I didn't want to spoil anyone's surprise. I...

The Search for a New Mixer, Part 3

The Search for a New Mixer, Part 3

As I searched for reviews of stand mixers for making bread dough, both the Bosch Universal and the Magic Mill/Electrolux (now Ankarsrum) mixers rose to the top of the list. The Bosch was less expensive (approximately $360), but also not as attractive. I hate to admit...

The Search for a New Mixer, Part 2

Researching Stand Mixers As I mentioned in my earlier post, after almost killing my beloved KitchenAid twice, I started looking for a mixer that could more easily handle bread dough. I started doing some Google searches on stand mixers folks recommended for this task....

Happy Vegan Pizza Day

Happy Vegan Pizza Day

So apparently there is a new holiday. It's Vegan Pizza Day and it takes place today, January 29th. It has been a while since I have made pizza and I have a new mixer I wanted to try out, so it seemed a perfect day to celebrate. Having Daiya on hand to be the cheese...