6 Food Processors That Chop Veggies Better Than a Professional Chef
You don't need to be the next Gordon Ramsay to slice and dice like a pro—these food processors will do it for you.
Cuisinart Mini Prep Plus Food Processor
With over 3,000 positive reviews, this Cuisinart food processor has made its way onto Amazon's best seller list—and we aren't surprised. Compact and functional, it finely chops veggies with the touch of a button. Its secret: a patented stainless steel blade that reverses to deliver high-speed results. Plus, its 3-cup plastic bowl is easy to clean. Just toss it in the dishwasher and it'll be ready for the next round.
To buy: $39 (usually $75); amazon.comSHOP THIS MINI FOOD PROCESSOR NOW
Magic Bullet Veggie Bullet Electric Spiralizer and Food Processor
You may have heard of the Magic Bullet blender, but did you know this top-selling kitchen brand has a food processor, too? Featuring three pre-set functions, it slices, spiralizes, and shreds produce in a flash. (It can even handle meat and cheese.) You also get more bang for your buck, as this bundle includes the Bullet itself, several dishwasher-safe attachments, and a cookbook to inspire healthy meals.
To buy: $190; macys.comSHOP THIS MAGIC BULLET FOOD PROCESSOR NOW
Ninja Master Prep
From dicing up healthy greens to mixing fruity drinks, the Ninja Master Prep set is a must-have for entertaining. Its interchangeable motorhead quickly switches from blending to processing so you can create frozen margaritas in the pitcher, and then use the two-cup processor to mix creamy guacamole. Featuring an anti-spill splashguard and easy-flip pour spout, you'll be able to seamlessly transfer your concoctions to the table. After you're done, detach its parts, run them through the dishwasher, and go enjoy the party!
To buy: $35 (usually $40); walmart.comSHOP THIS NINJA FOOD PROCESSOR
Hamilton Beach Stack & Snap Food Processor
The Hamilton Beach Stack & Snap Food processor is great if you're making a meal that requires heavy prep work. With a 12-cup capacity and three speed settings, it can slice and dice in no time, getting family dinners on the table that much faster. While other processors take time to put together due to complicated locking mechanisms, this food processor assembles in seconds thanks to its three parts that stack and snap (just like the name says) together seamlessly.
To buy: $70 (usually $78); overstock.comSHOP THIS HAMILTON BEACH FOOD PROCESSOR
Dash Electric Mandoline
Another food processor that makes prep work extremely easy—and safe—is the Dash Electric Mandoline. The simple machine comes with seven different blades including different sizes like thick and thin, and styles like julienne and cubed, so it meets all your slicing needs. You won't need to worry about a cutting board either, as the sliced strips fall directly into the plastic bowl, keeping your countertops clean.
To buy: $80 (usually $100); amazon.comSHOP THIS DASH FOOD PROCESSOR NOW
KitchenAid 3.5-Cup Mini Food Processor
Another compact option, this KitchenAid food processor offers three different functions including chopping, pureeing, and pulsing, making it a must-have prep tool. The stainless steel blades can slice through thick veggies, fruits, and even a few types of cheese. Plus, it's available in 12 beautiful colors; opt for a sleek black model or a pretty ice blue to add a pop color to your countertop.
To buy: $50; bedbathandbeyond.comSHOP THIS KITCHENAID FOOD PROCESSOR NOW