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REVIEW The Oster Planetary stand mixer is one of the smaller units we reviewed, but it still stood out for its powerful kneading and 12-speed control.
REVIEW The KitchenAid Classic Plus mixer performs as well, if not better, than mixers with more powerful motors, larger bowls and more features.
REVIEW The Cuisinart Precision Master 5.5-Quart Stand Mixer is a kitchen workhorse that can blend, whip and knead with the best mixers on the market.
Review The Espressione Café Minuetto is a streamlined stainless-steel espresso maker that accepts both coffee pods and ground coffee.
Review The Gaggia Classic is a sturdy and durable espresso machine. It also benefits from a large water reservoir and quality components.
Review The DeLonghi EC-685 makes tasty coffee and froths milk well, making it ideal for barista-style coffee at home.
Review The Nespresso CitiZ&milk is a great espresso machine that makes two cup sizes and froths milk.
Review The Vacmaster VBV1210 is a large, powerful shop vacuum that handled itself well in all our tests. The amount of debris or water it can hold is significant, and it cleaned the entire area without an extra pass.
The KitchenAid Artisan Tilt-Head Stand Mixer gives you everything you want in a mixer – a powerful motor, big stainless-steel bowl and solid results.
Review The Ozeri Pro II Digital Kitchen Scale stands out from other food scales we reviewed for several reasons, chief among them that it earned perfect scores in our accuracy and consistency tests.
Review The MIRA Digital Kitchen Scale is a medium-size digital food scale that is a great choice for home cooks.
Review The Ozeri Epicurean Digital Kitchen Scale is one of the most stylish – it has a thick, arched base and an elegant glass weighing platform.
Review The WeighMax Digital Kitchen Scale comes with a bowl attachment. However, that is one of its few exceptional features. It has one of the lowest weight capacities of any food scale we reviewed.
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