Listed below are the top KitchenAidattachment options to compliment your stand mixer. Check out their expected functions, find some surprising ones, and get helpful recipes for using your new tool.
Classic mixer attachments like a meat grinder, pasta roller, and vegetable chopper are most commonly made by third-party companies. For example, if you frequently make tomato sauce, the Kitchen Fruit & Vegetable Strainer Set with Food Grinder Attachment would be a quick purchase.
Another great option for bakers and chocolate makers is the Kitchen Precise Heat Mixing Bowl. The special mixer bowl precisely heats so you can melt chocolate and keep it warm and liquid for as long as you need.
The Vegetable Sheet Cutter Attachment is described as a tool to “reinvent classic meals and inspire your culinary creativity.” This handy tool can produce thin sheets of fruits and vegetables like zucchini, apples, cucumbers, and more.
Chris-Rachael Os eland describes using the Vegetable Sheet Cutter as a personal chef. Kitchen Fun Fact: While the Veggie Sheet Cutter attachment was in testing and development with the Kitchen product team, they we were able to get an “unofficial record” of a 14-foot-long apple sheet.
Made in Italy, this mixer attachment may be designed to create authentic fresh pasta, but home cooks have also found other uses for it. Amanda Blum of Oregon told me a nostalgic story about how her “mother and Nana used to make replace by hand.
At some point my mother automated the process using the Kitchen Pasta Roller, and we never had broken ones anymore. ), the Fresh Prep Shredder/Slicer takes the hand work out of the task with an attachment that helps you easily slice or shred veggies and other foods.
Amy Allan had glowing reviews and memories from the Fresh Prep Shredder/Slicer Attachment. Online reviews of the Metal Food Grinder mention the attachment is able to process a whopping 15 pounds of venison.
And author Emily Brad says she uses the grinder in her own innovative way since it “can be used to make delicious Russian anthill cakes.” The workhorse stand mixer pairs up with this ice cream attachment to make cold treats a cinch.
Keep the attachment in the freezer for at least 24 hours, and you'll be ready to create up to two quarts of a variety of cold treats like ice cream, gelato, and sorbets. That simply means it chews things up first to give you smoother juices and sauces while keeping as many nutrients as possible intact.
It goes beyond being a simple baking tool; it helps measure ingredients precisely by weight but also features hands-free sifting. It saves time and keeps your hands free for other baking prep.
This attachment is great when integrating dry goods or creating mixes like your own self-rising flour. Use the scale directly attached to your stand mixer or on the counter for additional ingredient weighing options.
No cake or cupcake is complete without the perfect frosting, and if you have a Kitchen stand mixer at home, you can put it to use to create some of the most delicious icings. This attachment works as a wonderful replacement for Kitchen traditional flat beater by reducing mixing time by 50%.
We are impressed with the overall performance of the Flex Edge beater that does a great job for faster ingredient incorporation. As an efficient and versatile baking tool, it helps in mixing up eggs and sugar to a wonderfully fluffy and forth perfection.
Measures 6.20 × 1.40 × 6.10 inches Weighs 3.96 ounces Food grade die-cast aluminum Whit ford Teflon coating Outer edge wrapped silicone rubber Dishwasher safe Most users find this a perfect addition to their kitchen baking tools and an apt attachment for their Kitchen Stand Mixer.
Some people have pointed out how much this tool mixes all the ingredients and eliminates the need to stop in between to scrape the sides and the bottom of the bowl. If you are the kind who does a lot of baking and enjoys frosting and icing up the cakes and cookies then you must own the Flex Edge Beater.
It’s hands down one of the best attachments that make the job quicker by liberating you from the need to stop and scrape the sides manually. This Flex Edge Beater from the house of Genome is designed to fit several models of Kitchen Tilt-Head Stand Mixer.
Most users have mentioned that this attachment fits perfectly with their Kitchen and does a great job at making their baking simpler. It is compatible with most Kitchen stand mixers and lets you mix without having to stop to take out the ingredients stuck to the sides or bottom.
With the help of this attached that is metal coated and comes with silicone flex edge, you can easily mix, whip, and beat desired ingredients for your favorite treats. The flex edge beater features a flexible sweeper that makes sure that any part of the batter does not go unturned.
Most people are happy that this attachment reduces the scraping time beneath the blade, hence you don’t need to stop often. The KFEW6L Flex Edge Beater brings about an improvement in the motor effort of Kitchen Stand mixers and minimizes the time spent in mixing ingredients for baking.
Here’s our last in the list, a Flex Edge Beater made from food-grade, high-density plastic material, silicone rim, and paint that is suitable for frosting. People are also happy that the product is dishwasher safe, making it easier to clean in less time.
If you don’t want to compromise while getting a frosting attachment or accessory for your Kitchen Stand Mixer, we suggest that you get this Flex Edge Beater. It not only securely fits the KitchenAidMixer 6 Quart Bowl-Lift Stand Mixer but also decreases the time you spend baking your favorite delicacies.
The frosting is fluffy and thick, and it’s used to coat the outer side while the icing is thinner and glossier. It’s a bit heavy, which is burdensome because we keep it in a lower cabinet beside the oven, but I wouldn’t change it for a thing.
There are some times when a handheld mixer doesn’t do the trick (like when making buttercream icing). It occurred to me the other day while I was using my mixer that, although I have a general sense of which mixer attachment to use depending on what I’m mixing, I had no idea why.
This nifty little KitchenAidmixerattachment helps you get the next ingredient into the bowl without having to lift the top. If fits directly on top of the bowl and secures in place so you don’t have to worry about it moving while adding ingredients.
The Kitchen flat beater is a multi-purpose attachment that is meant to be used for mixing heavier mixtures, like frostings and cake batter. The biggest benefit to this is obviously NOT having to hand whisk your heavy cream or egg whites.
This is the same thing you could do by hand, but this saves you a ton of work (and a little sanity). This corkscrew, although it’s REALLY COOL looking, only works with specific Kitchen aid mixers.
Make sure you don’t buy Kitchen attachments for the wrong standing mixer. It’s a Kitchen beater with a scraper on the side, which minimizes time spent stopping mixing to scrape the bowl with a spatula.
Honestly, how much time do you spend trying to scrap the sides of your bowl during a mixing project? This KitchhenAid sifter and scale attachment allows you to add dry goods directly to the mix while measuring and sifting for you.
With this handy attachment, you can make up to 2 quarts of ice cream, sorbet or gelato in about 30 minutes. I would have never thought in a million years my Kitchenaidmixer would have the ability to make this sweet frozen deliciousness.
I love the concept of this and plan on making it an addition to my arsenal very soon. There’s all the information I learned about some standard and extra attachments out there for the Kitchen standing mixer.
Flat beater- various batters (brownie, cake), cookie dough If you want a great and original recipe for blueberry buttercream icing that you can make using your Kitchen Attachments, check this one out.
From cookies to mashed potatoes, your KitchenAidmixer is capable of producing a huge range of home-baked goods. There're countless attachments available when you buy a Kitchen, which is one of the reasons it takes the top spot in our best stand mixers guide.
Even if you got the bestKitchenAid deal possible, owning a KitchenAidmixer without checking out the extra attachments you can buy alongside it means you may not be making the most of your mixer, and therefore not getting the most for your money. The average KitchenAidmixer comes with a Flat Edge Beater, a Wire Whip, and a Dough Hook.
The KitchenAidmixer manual is immensely helpful and contains countless brilliant recipes custom-made for use in a stand mixer. This means to integrate your ingredients without the need to add air to your batter and, surprise, whenever your recipe calls for you to beat your mixture, you’ll need the flat edge beater.
(Image credit: Kitchen)First beating and now whipping, this baking thing is sounding a little aggressive. That’s not all you can do with your wire whip though, you can also use this mixer with finer mixes such as pancake batters and fillings for quiches.
(Image credit: Kitchen)We’ve covered the flat edge beater, wire whip, and dough hook so far, but what about the other Kitchen attachments on offer? For example, the food grinder attachment is great for more than just meat for homemade burgers or lasagna.