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Dec 22, 2007 03:05 PM

favorite magic bullet recipe?

I just received a magic bullet as a gift and actually like it. i have a small kitchen, so it makes making delicious fruit smoothies much easier than lugging the blender out of the cabinet.

does anyone else have one? do you use it? what's your favorite recipe/thing to make?

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  1. I don't have one but just sent Magic Bullet to my oldest son for Christmas, who just moved to San Diego...he is a certified personal trainer...will be very interested to see the results here...dtud, what is the recipe booklet like? Does it have any recipes you can use to get started?

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    1. re: Val

      it had a lot of recipes - but they all seemed kind of bland. you can, of course, jazz it up with your own ingredients - i was just curious to see if anyone had a knock out recipe for it.

      it really chops through the food - so like another poster said, if you want to keep consistency - this is not the thing. but it makes smoothies, sauces, pureed soups easily.

      1. re: speyerer

        It is a type of blender that requires less "fuss" if you will than the usual blender. Someone at work told me about it being easier to clean and use, especially for the non-kitchen type of person which sounded perfect for my son. Here's the link to it just in case you want to read about it:

        1. re: Val

          Take a look on this site and on Amazon for reviews of Magic Bullet. The general concensus is that it's okay for purees, but lousy for salsas and things like that.

          1. re: ariellasdaddy

            My main reason for sending it to him was for smoothies...thank you, though, for your comment, I'll look at that!

      2. Bean Dip
        1/2 can of bean dip
        handful of onions
        cheese (as much as you want)
        2 spoonfuls of salsa

        Blend all ingredients and heat for 30 seconds in the microwave!
        ENJOY!! :)

        1. I use it for smoothies mostly, but also for some sauces, but, only things that can be completely smooth because it purees really quickly.

          1. I don't have the exact recipe, but my old roommate used to make hummus in his, and it always came out great.