This Cuisinart SM-50TQ stand mixer is an amazing product of fine quality and fantastic design. The entire machine is made of metal, is heavy duty and is very robust.
The look is chic and the size is very comfortable to carry. “Robbin’s egg” color is very gorgeous and unique. Not much do you get to see these kinds of color combinations or choices. In the front of the stand mixer is a Cuisinart label in a chrome finish which also acts as a cap that covers the attachment hole. It is a multi tasking machine.
The engine is very quiet and smooth. It does not make so much noise that will disturb you and your house members. With a strong 500 –watt motor power you can take so much use out of it. Not only for your house baking but can be so useful for small businesses. It can easily mix big lobes of dough from tough to light in one batch so there are no customers waiting in line for long.
The high power is also to help you in your cooking with baking. You can not only mix but also grind you meat because of the extra optional attachments available. Just attach then on the front of the lever of the stand mixer and you are good to go.
On the side you will have a 12 speed dial, which will also inform/guide you about the correct speed to use depending on the mixtures. We all know how much extra attention our food needs to come out just the way we want so that much attention it needs in speed also otherwise, one will be better than the other but you will want all you dishes to come out the perfect. A dough hook should be used from 3-5, all purpose mixing 1-8 and whipping wish could be anywhere from 1- 12.
It starts slow before it goes to the desired speed but it does that to prevent any splashing around it is called soft sped technology so don’t rush in turning your speed dial to high you might get yourself in some messy trouble. It is a best stand mixer for heavy dough. The kneading and whisking time that this best heavy duty stand mixer will need is half then other normal stand mixers. It handles the dough beautifully without any dry ingredients left on the bottom. It has a Die-cast metal construction.
Cuisinart has 12.75x20.00x17.50 inches dimension. It is comparably very storage safe size then many of the stand mixers because stand mixers are always very big and large to fit the storage area but Cuisinart keep things handy.
It is quite heavy but very understandable as that is all because of the work it has to put in it. So you will never complain after the results come out of this finest stand mixer.
It comes with 4 attachments including a splash guard to stop the splashes going around. You also get a 5.5 quart mixing bowl with a handle made of steel. It is large enough to make a bunch of big bread lobes at once. There is twist locking mechanism which prevents the bowl from moving around.
The splash guard comes in 2 pieces; an actual splash guard and the pour spout. You can only install it one way. You want to place the u –shape hole in the middle towards the machine and then you twist it to place the pour spout. The plastic itself doesn’t feel that strong but for the use it is meant for it will do fine. Try avoiding dropping it on any ceramic or hardwood floor.
The mixers with time and technology are upgrading day by day and now only in one sand mixer you get so many attachment options that will leave you amazed. Cuisinart stand mixer also comes with multi tasking options. Once you will remove the label you will have a lever to twist and tighten the extra attachments extruder to it. The cap works with a magnet as soon as you leave the cap near the mixer it will quickly attach to its right place. They sell an ice cream maker which can attach to the lever. Additionally, you can purchase a variety of attachments for the unit: a pasta roller and cutter, pasta extruder, meat grinder, frozen dessert maker, and spiralizer. All of these will help to upgrade your cooking as well.
Back of the machine is a tilt back lever, just press and move the stand mixer head backward to fit the bowl easily. This also helps a lot in cleaning the mixer after baking or cooking. Now you won’t remove the beaters to add any ingredients into your batter just tilt the head back you are good to go.
This is one of the best machines for the price according to many reviews. So many have their Cuisinart stand mixer from ages and ages and have no complaint. Hence it is very durable as well, you can in a way say it is a onetime small investment.
If you want non-Chinese seller product you must buy this mixer.