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Top Mixer Comparison: KitchenAid, Kenwood, Smeg, Cuisinart, & Bosch

By About Chef Austin Chef Austin


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Quality mixers can be pricey. If you're going to invest in a new mixer, you want one that will reliably execute all of the tasks you ask of it and do so for years. The Everything Kitchens kitchen team rigorously tested our top-selling mixers to find the perfect match for virtually every cooking style - some mixers are best at making doughs, others can be transformed into a multitude of multi-use appliances. We used literal stopwatches and figurative fine-tooth combs to thoroughly test each mixer and determine where each excels and where they could do better.

 

Our Testing Process

We tested the major functions of each mixer, using identical real-world recipes you can really make. As we tested every recipe on each mixer, we noted how well the mixer did and if there were any issues. The mixers came with similar tools and attachments, so we tested these standard mixer functions:

Whipping - How well does the wire whisk whip? Whipping results are dependent on the wire whisk, motor power, and position of the whip in relation to the bottom of the bowl. For this test, we whipped a quarter cup of egg whites and a half cup of egg whitesto a stiff peak and measured the results in time to see how long it took for the peaks to form.

Beating - Can the mixer's beater blade evenly incorporate all ingredients? We made five dozen of my Great Aunt Rose's chocolate chip cookies to test the effectiveness of each mixer's beater-blade design and ability to evenly mix multiple ingredients of various textures, densities and shapes.

Kneading - Can the mixer effectively knead a thick dough? A quality mixer should be able to handle the laborious work of kneading a dough, so we made to batches of a sticky, stretchy pizza dough in each mixer to see if their dough hooks could thoroughly mix the ingredients to create the gluten strands necessary for perfect pizzeria-style pizza dough.

Usability - We considered each mixer's overall user experience, build quality, and the accessories the manufacturers offer for their mixers.

 

Everything to consider when choosing the mixer that's perfect for you 

  • Maximum Batch Size  Will you typically use your mixer once in a while to make a single cake or a dozen cookies, or will you be putting together enough food to feed the entire family every week? Consider a mixer with larger-capacity mixing bowls if you intend to double or triple your favorite recipes
  • Knead to Know - Plan on regularly making bread? All of the mixers we tested have a dough hook, but we found that some mixers are better at kneading dough than others
  • Color & Look - From futuristic body designs to head-turning colors, today's mixers are real lookers. Take your time to choose one that matches your cooking style as well as your style of decorating
  • Dimensions -  If you're like most people, you'll want to display that gorgeous new mixer on your counter. Great idea! - Just make sure there's enough counter clearance to accommodate it because mixers can be rather large. If you plan to store your mixer when it's not in use, that's fine, too. There are several compact, lightweight mixers that easily fit into a cabinet
  • Attachment Options - Are you interested in moving beyond mixing, whipping, and kneading with your new mixer? Consider transforming your mixer into a multi-use appliance with attachments. Pasta rollers, meat grinders, and food processors are common mixer attachments

 

 So now, without further ado, here's Everything you need to know about our top-selling mixers:


SMEG Retro '50s Stand Mixer


 

Smeg Mixer 1950s

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Quick Specs: 600-Watt Motor | 5-Qt. Bowl | Weight: 26 lbs. | 1-Year Warranty |  Attachments Available 

Best For:
Releasing your 1950's spirit animal. Smeg makes a drop-dead gorgeous retro kitchen centerpiece that can whip up lemon meringue pies or sweet divinity in no time at all. The stylish, Italian-made Smeg performs whipping, mixing, and kneading tasks quite well, thanks to great engineering and a powerful 600W motor.


Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

★★★ ★★★★ ★★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Pros:

  • Italian Designer Piece - Beautiful retro 1950s design, solid build quality with a classic car feel
  • Powerhouse Motor - 600W motor makes easy work of kneading sticky and tough doughs
  • Like Driving an Italian Sports Car - Operating the Smeg mixer was a very pleasant experience, and the Smooth Start speed-control function makes buttery smooth transitions between speeds 

Cons: 

  • Knock, Knock - Mixer head can knock around when mixing chunkier cookie doughs and really thick bread doughs
  • Paying the Price - The Smeg mixer is pricier than comparable mixers
  • Is That All You've Got? The Smeg mixer lacks attachments which many other mixer brands offer

 

Chef Austin's Thoughts:

The Smeg Retros '50s Mixer is a beautiful piece of equipment, combining power and functionality with a gorgeous 1950s-style design. I had the most fun using this mixer in the test kitchen. Smeg's Smooth Start function, clearly labeled 10 variable mixing speeds, and push-button locking mechanism beautifully illustrate Smeg's attention to detail and technical design. The Smooth Start speed control is probably my favorite feature - when changing speeds, there were no heavy clunks and stops, it's more like pressing on the accelerator of your car. The pastel-blue tilt-head is made of die-cast aluminum, giving it a smooth, shiny "classic car" feel and makes the Smeg a centerpiece for your kitchen.

The Smeg passed all the tests we put it through except for whipping a 1/4-cup of egg whites. The wire whip needs to reach a bit lower into the bowl to effectively mix a 1/4-cup of anything, but it did whip 1/2-cup of egg whites just fine. The dough hook kneaded a perfectly stretchy pizza dough and mixed 5-dozen cookies in the large, stainless steel bowl with ease. The only other issue we experienced was some shake of the tilt-head while mixing chocolate chips into our cookie dough, but this is a common occurrence we noticed with all of our tilt-head mixers. After thorough testing, we have determined that the Smeg can perform all of your basic mixing tasks with few, if any, hiccups.


Watch Chef Austin's review video and see the full article: SMEG Retro '50s Stand Mixer Full Review

 


 KitchenAid Artisan


 

KitchenAid Artisan Mixer Review

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Quick Specs: 325-Watt Motor | 5-Qt. Bowl | Weight: 24 lbs. | 1-Year Warranty | 15+ Attachments Available

Best For:
True multi-taskers. The Artisan tilt-head stand mixer has an acceptable level of power for mixing, whipping, and kneading, and has numerous attachments from KitchenAid for everything from chopping to juicing. KitchenAid is the king of color choices, so there are plenty of options for perfectly matching your style and lifestyle.

 

Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

 ★  ★★★★  ★★★★  ★★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Pros:

  • The Kitchen Workhorse - Overall great performance in every area of whipping, kneading, and mixing 
  • Enduring Quality - You know the old saying 'If it ain't broke, don't fix it.' KitchenAid lives that creed. Their mixers are constructed of heavy-duty metal to last for years. Added bonus: A heavier mixer won't shake, rattle and roll during high-speed mixing
  • More Than Just a Mixer - KitchenAid offers a plethora of attachments to turn a mixer into a pasta roller, or an ice cream maker

Cons:

  • Not For The Pro - Less powerful motor compared to the KitchenAid Professional and other price-comparable mixers. Mixing larger quantities of batter or thicker doughs could be a challenge for the Artisan
  • Security Concerns - The Artisan's locking mechanism isn't as secure as the competition's
  • Obstructed Bowl Opening - The tilt-head can get in the way of adding ingredients while mixing, the pour shield can sometimes help with this issue
  • Clean the Bowl First - The stainless steel mixing bowl takes quite a bit of cleaning to remove all of the food safe mechanical polish from the factory


Chef Austin's Thoughts:

Say the word "mixer" and a lot of folks hear "KitchenAid." There's a good reason for that. KitchenAid has created a timeless design that hasn't been changed much in many years - because it works. The all-metal bodies, easy-locking tilt-heads, and their legendary durability define the reputation of KitchenAid mixers. The KitchenAid Artisan is a workhorse which makes you realize why everyone and their grandma has one in their kitchen. Whether you're making a meringue, a few dozen cookies, or a stretchy, springy pizza dough, the KitchenAid Artisan has the power to do it and does it well. The only thing the KitchenAid couldn't do was whip 1/4 cup of egg whites because the whip was just a little too far from the bottom of the bowl (keep reading, and you'll learn this seemed to be a recurring problem with almost all of the tilt-head mixers we tested). 

What I love most about the KitchenAid Artisan is that it is more than a mixer. The attachment hub on the front of the mixer can be loaded with many different attachments to convert the mixer into a grain mill, an ice cream maker, a vegetable spiralizer and more. And the attachment library always growing, KitchenAid is regularly releasing new attachments for their mixers and honestly, they have more attachments than any other brand of mixer on the market. If you're wanting to grind meat or chop vegetables, the Artisan can do that, but for a smoother experience, we recommend the KitchenAid Professional 600 with its more powerful 600W motor (reviewed below)compared to the Artisan's 325W motor.

The Artisan is the most popular KitchenAid mixer we sell, but that doesn't mean it's the right KitchenAid for you. We have mini mixers to massive professional mixers from KitchenAid, too. For an overview, check out our KitchenAid Mixer Chart to find the one that matches your kitchen and your lifestyle


Watch Chef Austin's review video and see the full article: KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer Full Review

 

 


KitchenAid Professional 600


 

Kitchen Aid Professional 600 Stand Mixer Comparison

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Quick Specs: 575-Watt Motor | 6-Qt. Bowl | Weight: 31 lbs. | 1-Year Warranty | More than 15 Attachments Available

Best For:
Power-users and multi-taskers who want a mixer with a lot of power to do larger jobs. The 600's bowl-lift is easier to operate than the Artisan's tilt-head, and like the Artisan, the 600 is compatible with a slew of KitchenAid attachments.

 

Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

 ★  ★★★★  ★★★★  ★★★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Pros:

  • Bigger & Better - Much better for bread dough compared to KitchenAid tilt-head models. The 600 has a larger dough hook than many competitors, so it kneads better when you make those big batches
  • The More, the Merrier - The 600 fills its larger mixing bowl with a larger paddle, whisk, and dough hook, making bigger cooking jobs much easier
  • Does More than Mix - The extremely versatile KitchenAid 600 is actually a multi-use appliance, with attachments to turn this mixer into a  meat grinder, spiralizer, or grain mill

Con:

  • Imposing Presence - The 600 is very tall and heavy. Check your counter clearance if you want to display this admittedly beautiful mixer
  • Big Tools Need Big Portions - Smaller batches do not mix well and are harder to make with large tools and the large bowl
  • Grab The Sponge - Mixing attachments are not dishwasher safe - hand wash only
  • Clean the Bowl First - The stainless steel mixing bowl takes quite a bit of cleaning to remove all of the food safe mechanical polish from the factory

 

Chef Austin's Thoughts:

The KitchenAid Professional 600 is the one you want for making large quantities of pretty much anything big. If you need to triple recipes, whip out a mountain range of meringues, or knead boatloads of bread dough, then the more powerful, larger-capacity, KitchenAid Pro 600 is the mixer for you. Making a parade of cookies for the holidays is easy with the 600's bowl-lift design. Instead of tilting the mixer head up and down to place or remove the mixing bowl, you simply load the bowl into the mixer's arms and raise or lower it with a lever. This makes it easier to add ingredients to the bowl. The 6-quart bowl is also larger than the 5-quart Artisan bowl. Translation: More cookies!

Naturally, KitchenAid has included larger attachments to fit the larger bowl. Speaking of those attachments, out of all the wire whisks we tested, the Pro 600 whip was the sturdiest, by far. But - the Professional 600 has the same issue as the  Artisan - it can't effectively whip a smaller amount (1/4 cup) of egg whites even with its bowl-lift design, but can whip 1/2 cup just fine.

And another note on those storied KitchenAid attachments: Like the Artisan, the 600 is compatible with so many of them, there's no reason to look at this mixer as simply a ... mixer. Be sure to double-check the compatibility; some attachments have smaller versions for the Artisan and larger ones that fit the larger bowl-lift mixers like the 600. Order accordingly. 

Still power hungry? KitchenAid has other bowl-lift mixers with motors that pack up to 1.3 HP (970W). For an overview of what KitchenAid products we offer, check out our KitchenAid Mixer Chart.


Watch Chef Austin's review video and see the full article: KitchenAid Professional 600 Mixer Full Review

 


Bosch Universal Mixer


 

Bosch Universal Mixer

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Quick Specs: 800-Watt Motor | 6.5-Qt. Bowl | Weight: 12.3 lbs. | 3 Year Motor/1 Year Product Warranty | 15+ Attachments Available

Best For:
Running a bakery out of your kitchen. The Bosch Universal Mixer has a whopping 800W motor that excels at powering through large quantities and is our top-pick mixer for making bread doughs. The huge uncovered mixing bowl is easy to add ingredients to and the suction-cup feet make this mixer secure to use. Like its rival KitchenAid, Bosch has a plethora of attachments to turn its mixers into multiple-use appliances.

 

Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

 ★★★★★  ★★★★★  ★★★★★  ★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Pros:

  • A Real Superpower - The Bosch Universal's 800W motor is powerful enough to mix up to 14 pounds of dough with ease
  • But Also a Real Lightweight - Weighing in at only 12.3 pounds, the Bosch is easy to move and store 
  • Stands Its Ground - The suction-cup feet anchor the mixer so it doesn't rock around while mixing
  • Fast and Efficient - The unique dual-tool design mixes, whips and kneads at lightning speed - much faster than any of its competition
  • Open-Bowl Design -  The bottom mounted motor means no tilt head covering the bowl. The open bowl makes it easy to add ingredients all the way to the top and the Bosch mixer can still evenly mix all of it. This allows you to make multiple loaves of bread or several batches of cookies at once
  • A Transformer in Disguise - Bosch has an array of attachments for its mixers that can turn it into anything from a meat grinder to a pasta roller

Cons:

  • A Bit of a Speed Racer - Expect the Bosch to race through its duties. The speed settings make large jumps in power. Speed 1 is the equivalent of Speed 4 on a KitchenAid
  • And a Bit Homely - The Bosch Universal isn't the prettiest appliance at the kitchen dance, and its included mixing bowl is plastic. (A stainless steel bowl is available, but it doesn't do much to gussy up the mixer's hum-drum looks)
  • Pushes around small amounts - Smaller amounts of bread dough can be pushed around by the dough hooks and not properly kneaded, but big batches have no issues

Chef Austin's Thoughts:

The Bosch Universal was the fastest of all the mixers we tested. The Bosch's powerful motor and dual-head tools design completed every test faster and more effectively than the competitors we tested. Bosch was also one of the only mixers to successfully whip 1/4-cup of egg whites; even with its large, 6.5-quart bowl, the Bosch Universal evenly mixed even the smallest amounts of ingredients.

Bosch does things a bit different compared to traditional tilt-head stand mixers. The first thing you’ll see is the motor is mounted on the bottom underneath the mixing bowl. The motor is intelligent enough to shift gears and add more power when it needs it.  800W is powerful enough to mix up to 12 loaves worth of dough with ease - in comparison the standard KitchenAid Artisan with a 325W motor and can only handle about 4-1/2 loaves of bread. 

Since the motor is mounted on the bottom, Bosch gives you an open bowl design - there’s no mixer head to get in the way. The fully accessible bowl makes it easy to add ingredients while mixing. You can also fill it all the way to the top and still mix evenly. The open-bowl design makes the Bosch unique among the mixers we tested. Bosch also incorporates a dual-tool design on their attachments, meaning two cookie paddles or two wire whips are spinning and working in tandem. Two tools working at the same time increases efficiency and decreases mixing time - that's how Bosch outperformed all the other mixers we tested.

The Bosch also knocked it out of the park when it came to kneading. We did an ultimate stress test on the Bosch by loading it with 14 pounds of bread dough ingredients to knead at once. The Bosch evenly incorporated all the ingredients even when loaded to the max - the entire team was impressed with this incredible feat. The kneading dough hook mimics a skilled baker’s hands as it folds, stretches, and tucks bread dough to create optimal gluten development. Although it can make bake-sale winning amounts of bread at once, we saw in our smaller pizza dough test that it does not knead as well as large batches. Adding the dough hook extender can help with this issue.

Handsome is as handsome does, so they say, and although the Bosch might not win any beauty contests, it does everything those pretty mixers do and does it better. Like KitchenAid, Bosch has numerous attachments available to make this a multi-purpose kitchen tool. Grind beef with the meat grinder, roll out freshly made pasta and more - the Bosch Universal doesn't lack in attachments and performance options.


Watch Chef Austin's review video and see the full article: Bosch Univeral Mixer Full Review




Cuisinart Precision Mixer SM-50


 

Cuisinart Stand Mixer

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Quick Specs: 500-Watt Motor | 5.5-Qt. Bowl |  Weight: 16.5 lbs. | 3-Year Warranty | Attachments Available

Best For:
Folks wanting a mixer that is lighter than a KitchenAid - say, more than 10 pounds lighter. Lightweight means easy to move and store. The Cuisinart Precision Mixer SM-50 has a nice built-in cord-storage feature as well so they won't be an eyesore if you are leaving it on the counter. 

 

Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

 ★★★  ★★★★  ★★★  ★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Pros:

  • Lightweight Tilt-Head Mixer - The Cuisinart SM-50 weighs a mere 16.5 pounds (around the weight of a small dog or really fat cat). The Cuisinart is almost 10 pounds less than the KitchenAid Artisan, so it's easy to move, lift and store
  • Easy Control Dial - The speed-control dial has a slick blue LED-illuminated ring when powered on and has a nice audible "click" when changing speeds

Cons:

  • No Smooth Moves - The Cuisinart displayed a tendency to unevenly mix and knead doughs even after adjusting the tool clearance
  • Too 'Hands-On' - We had to manually adjust the height of the tilt-head throughout testing before it could fully mix anything
  • Can't Stand Still -  Lightweight design allows the mixer head to shake around when mixing at medium to high speeds


Chef Austin's Thoughts: 

If you're only going to use your mixer from time to time, the Cuisinart could be a good choice. As expensive as a KitchenAid Artisan, it may be better to invest in one of these, unless mixer weight is the main consideration. Since this compact mixer weighs less than 20 pounds, it's easy to lift and maneuver. However, the lighter-than-average weight does come with some trade-offs. The mixer tilt-head shakes as the motor spins at speeds 6 and above because it doesn't have enough weight to anchor it in place. Some squeaking from the motor was also heard during testing. The squeaking didn't affect the mixer's performance, but along with the shaking at higher speeds, it made this mixer feel like a lesser quality than the other mixers tested.

We also noticed the attachments did not mix ingredients evenly, left behind streaks of un-mixed ingredients and dough balls the mixer couldn't fully knead. The too-tall bowl design made it hard to add ingredients without using the decidedly user-unfriendly pour shield. On the upside, this was one of only two mixers we tested which could mix the 1/4-cup of egg whites (The caveat is we did have to manually adjust the height of tilt-head, which came with zero documentation on how to do). Another nice touch is the speed-control dial clicks at intervals and features a nice, slow start feature so you don't blast flour all over the counter by selecting too high of a speed to start. The locking mechanism is easy to push and release and felt safe. 


Check out Chef Austin's full review: Cuisinart Stand Mixer Mixer SM-50 Full Review

 


Kenwood Chef Major Titanium


 

Kenwood Chef Major Titanium

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Best For:
People needing to save space in the kitchen but who don't want to compromise power or quality. Kenwood's Chef Major Titanium Mixer will easily fit in the cabinet when you're done mixing thanks to its small size. The Chef Titanium is really a space saver when you can get attachments to turn this mixer into a full-sized blender, food processor, and even pasta roller.

 

Test Results

¼ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

½ Cup Egg White Whipping Test

5 Dozen Cookie Dough Mixing Test

1.5 lbs Pizza Dough Knead Test

 ★★★  ★★★★  ★★★★  ★★★★

1(worst) - 5★★★★★(best)

Quick Specs: 750-Watt Motor | 5-Qt. Bowl | Warranty: 1 year complete, 3 years motor | Weight: 29 lbs. | 7 Attachments Available 

Pros:

  • Small but Mighty - The Chef Major Titanium is a petite 13.5" tall yet packs a 750W motor under the hood for plenty of mixing power
  • Smooth Moves - The speed dial smoothly transitions from speed to speed, and includes a pulse button to quickly mix in that last little bit
  • Full Lockdown - The locking mechanism on the Kenwood Chef Major Titanium was the strongest we tested. When locked, it felt like there was no chance of it opening until the user unlocked it
  • Brawny & Brainy - The wire whip, dough hook, and paddle mixing tools are made of heavy-duty stainless steel. And this is a clever twist, so to speak - instead of raising or lowering the entire tilt-head to position the attachment at the proper height, you simply move the attachment itself to reach the bottom of the bowl. Smart!

Cons:

  • Grab the Aspirin -  Properly installing this mixer's splash guard gave us all headaches 
  • Obstructed Bowl Opening - The tilt-head can get in the way of adding in ingredients while mixing, the pour shield can sometimes help with this issue

Chef Austin's Thoughts:

Kenwood might not be the first name that comes to mind when it comes to mixers, but they deliver an excellent mixing machine in a compact package. Although it has the smallest profile of the mixers we tested, it has a large, squat 5-quart stainless steel mixing bowl. Kenwood's included mixing tools (K-beater, dough hook, and whisk) are made of heavy-duty stainless steel and definitely felt the sturdiest of all tested. We really liked the way Kenwood engineered something so seemingly minor as adjusting the height of the mixing tool. On the Kenwood Chef Major mixer, it's the mixing tool itself that you maneuver to the right height, not the entire tilt-head. This is great because you have to adjust the tool only once and not the entire clunky tilt-head every time you swap attachments.

The die-cast aluminum body makes the mixer look aesthetically pleasing and smooth control knob made using the Kenwood mixer a pleasant experience. Switching speeds is like turning up the volume on a stereo -  a gradual, harmonious transition with no clunks or stops between speeds. This lets you hit the exact mixing speed required for the recipe. However, during our tests, this lightweight mixer shook at higher speeds, most likely because its base isn't heavy enough to stabilize the mixer. We also had issues with the pour shield. The installation has to be exact for it to stay on and you have to put on the shield before you can install an attachment. Our heads throbbed...

Like all manufacturers represented in our test, Kenwood offers attachments to make their mixers double as a multi-tool. The Chef Major Titanium ranked second in terms of power, so I wish Kenwood offered more attachments to take full advantage of the motor.  Other than that, the Kenwood Chef Major Titanium was a nice overall user experience.


Watch Chef Austin's review video and see the full article: Kenwood Chef Titanium Mixer Review

 


Chef Austin's Top Picks


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Best Workhorse: Bosch Universal Mixer

The Bosch Universal excelled at every test we ran it through. It whipped a very small amount (1/4 cup) of egg whites and powered through 12 lbs. of bread dough. If you're a serious home baker, the Bosch can give you professional results and QUICKLY! Bosch's powerful motor (the most powerful tested) completed every test faster than its competition. The huge open-top mixing bowl is ideal for adding ingredients and for kneading large batches of dough.

Best All-Around Mixer: KitchenAid Artisan

For all-around performance, quality, and versatility, the KitchenAid Artisan is the winner here. The Artisan feels like a quality mixer with its hefty metal build and it performed near every test just fine. The expandability with the numerous attachments really makes KitchenAid stand apart from the competition. Your KitchenAid is more than a mixer when you can turn it into a pasta roller, ice cream machine, and even vegetable spiralizer.

Chef Austin's Favorite: Smeg Retro '50s Stand Mixer

The designer Smeg from Italy is of top-notch quality and has an unforgettable retro design to make this mixer the centerpiece of your kitchen. Expect an incredible user experience; this smartly engineered mixer is a joy to operate and adjusting the Smooth Start speed control feels like pressing the pedal of a Ferrari. It may not have as many attachments as the competition, but it was my favorite stand mixer to use.

  

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About Chef Austin

About the Author: 

Chef Austin Merath is Everything Kitchen's Culinary Wizard, Kitchen-Gadget Reviewer, and New-Product Tester. He studied under chefs in College of the Ozarks' Culinary Program. It's his job to make sure you choose the kitchen tools that are right for you by testing the best we have to offer. When not cooking, Austin is tinkering with computers or exploring the Ozarks with his wife Amy. Click here for his full bio.