kitchenaid mixer attachments
kitchenaid mixer attachments
KitchenAid manufactures a variety of attachments for the kitchenaid mixer attachments. The attachment connector is exactly the same size on all models. In fact, any attachment ever made by KitchenAid will fit any model KitchenAid stand mixer because the size of the connector has never changed.
The attachments available include: food grinder, food slicer and shredder, citrus juicer, fruit and vegetable strainer, pasta rollers and cutters, ravioli maker, sausage stuffer, can opener and grain mill. With such a variety of attachments available, your KitchenAid mixer provides you with a single, multifunctional kitchen appliance that frees up valuable counter space.
16 different models of kitchenaid mixer attachments mixers more or less define the state-of-the-art for serious home cooks. This reduces to three bowl sizes: 4.5 qt. bowl, 5 qt. bowl, and 6 qt. bowl. Though each step-up in bowl size means a more powerful motor to the mixer, each has a removable front plug that allows for the attachment of various add-ons that extend the capabilities of the mixers even further. These attachments include: sausage maker, pasta maker, ravioli maker, juicer/extractor, and grating and slicing. Each makes a KitchenAid mixer more versatile, more powerful and easier to clean up than a food processor.
Roto Slicer with Shredder
The roto slicer and shredder is comprised of four blades in a plastic housing. The plastic housing connects to the front of an KitchenAid stand mixer model. The blades attach with a twist on capstan, which engages the mixer motor. The four blades are: fine grating, large grating, thin slices and thick slices. Any sufficiently firm/hard food substance can be used in this manner, creating mounds of shredded cheese or beautifully cut slices for serving presentation.
Pasta Roller Set
Attaching the pasta maker attachment makes a kitchenaid mixer attachments mixer a complete pasta making station. The dough is easily made using the dough hook. After minimal flattening of the dough, feeding through the roller sheet will further thin the dough to its desired width. By attaching the pasta tube blade, fine pastas, like spaghetti or angel hair, can be extruded. Wider noodles can be made using other blades, and ravioli can be assembled using the ravioli attachment.
The food grinder attachment grinds and mixes meat, vegetables and fruit. This attachment connects the rotating grinder to the motor of the mixer, which is in a plastic housing similar to the slicer/shredder. Ground dishes, such as meatloaf and sausage blends, can be easily made with the food grinder.
Fruit and Vegetable Strainer and Grinder
The most recent kitchenaid mixer attachments added to the KitchenAid line incorporates the juicing capabilities of their old juicer attachment with many of the functions of food grinding.