Whip up purées or soups.
Hand-held blenders are convenient, cleaning is easier and they take up less room in your cupboard. Which topped our test?
With a hand-held you can put the blender directly into your soup pot and puree the cooked ingredients. If you go for a model with a processing attachment you can also chop, grind and process hard foods – great for making curry pastes and chopping nuts.
Some models have extra features: