My Review of the KitchenAid Professional 600 Stand Mixer

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Stand mixers prove to be really useful in a consistent mixing of large and small ingredients together and are really helpful for beating cake batter and other type of whisking activities. While there are a lot of Stand Mixer models out there, KitchenAid Professional 600 Stand Mixer is the best investment you could ever make.

At just $450, it is deemed a little expensive but worth the money as it can be used for both home and commercial purposes. It provides enough versatility to fit the needs of a beginner baker to a professional chef and is known to provide high efficiency even after years of use. We have reviewed this model to inform you about its various pros and cons and below is our verdict for this quality brand stand mixer model.

Overview of the Company

KitchenAid is the best stand mixer company with a large satisfied customer base and its name purports its long-lasting products which usually come in a sleek design making them look and feel great. Also known for its excellent performance, this is the brand to go for when deciding to buy a Stand Mixer for your home or commercial purposes.

Technical Info

Length of the mixer is about 15 inches and Width  around 11 inches and it’s 16.5 inches tall. Moving it around can be tough as it weighs around 25 lbs. It has a Die-cast zinc and aluminum housing to keep it rust free.

Features you should know about

  • Lift bowl design making it easier to fix the bowl and add ingredients to the mixture.
  • Powerful motor at 575 watt which provides highly efficient performance while mixing.
  • 10-speed settings to choose for numerous mixing tasks
  • Locks the bow securely in the lift arms which makes high speed beating and whisking very easy
  • 6-quart stainless steel bowl with an ergonomic handle for easy mixing of a huge amount of ingredients.
  • Planetary mixing actions that make certain that all the corners are touched while continuous rotations which ensures thorough mixing.
  • It comes with three common attachments: dough hook, flat beater and a wire whisk along with a plastic pouring shield.
  • Bowl is dishwasher-safe and hence easy to clean.
  • Its attachments can be manually cleaned with the help of a damp cloth.

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Pros

It’s easy to use as it comes with a user manual and perfect for large gathering due to is high power motor and 10 speed settings which make it capable of mixing a lot of ingredients in a single batch. Also it’s easy to clean and store and can brighten up your kitchen with it’s wide range of colors.

Cons

Not only will this mixer burn a hole in your pockets but it also tends to be a little noisy.  The beaters and dough hook need to be quickly cleaned and dried to maintain their coating plus the bowl-lift design becomes a little cumbersome some times.

Verdict:

This unit is compatible for both personal and commercial use, making it the best model for an amateur baker and a professional chef alike. With its high power mixer and numerous speed settings, it is perfect for most of the mixing activities and can help in baking of large quantities of cake in a single batch. Its metal coating and bowl-lift design ensure durability and ease of use and makes it the perfect choice for a lot of individuals.

 

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