Magic Bullet, "as seen on tv"
- TVWatcher Jun 11, 2006 12:52 AM
Has anyone tried the "Magic Bullet"? Thumbs up or down? I sort of liked the idea of having individual glasses to make smoothies/frozen drinks in.
It is the perfect appliance for making protein drinks.
I am not sure it would be great for guacamole, though.
It should be good for smoothies, and yes, the individual cups are very convenient.
I read a blog written by a fellow who just had gastric bypass surgery and therefore needs pureed foods for a while - he says "it works...barely. If I get a little healthier, I'll be able to stir faster than it can. Still, it's handy to have around. ... I don't recommend the machine for most kitchen uses but it serves my purpose."
re: Ida Red
It's an overpriced blender hawked on late-night infomercials. According to their website, you get two of them for only 100 bucks... plus 40 dollars shipping and handling. For that kind of money, you could get yourself a Braun Multiquick stick blender which comes with plenty of attachments, and have money left over to go out for a nice dinner.
Cooks Illustrated basically..."hated it" if you want the review..post an email address, and I'll forward it...