REDMOND HM012 Turbo Compact Electric Hand Mixer, 6-Speed

Last updated date: August 5, 2020

DWYM Score
8.6

REDMOND HM012 Turbo Compact Electric Hand Mixer, 6-Speed

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In our analysis of 72 expert reviews, the REDMOND REDMOND Turbo Compact Electric Hand Mixer, 6-Speed placed 8th when we looked at the top 14 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note August 21, 2020:
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From The Manufacturer

Six Speed Settings and Turbo Button】: REDMOND electric hand mixer with 250W motor has 6 different speeds are all thumb operated, which can help you whisk, mix and knead, while the turbo of the hand mixer can help you to blend more quickly. One-button Eject Design】: Convenient and safe to disassemble or clean the stirrer of the electric manual stirrer when you want to switch other attachments. The hand mixer is convenient to operate with one hand, and easy to clean【Four Wider Stainless Steel Double Mixers】: The wider mixer and dough hooks are easy to clean and dishwasher-safe; the manual mixer works without harsh noises. The stainless steel attchements are perfect for whisking egg whites, creaming ingredients and for light cake mixtures or batters【Stainless Steel Surface and Flexible Cord Sleeve】: The hand mixer is made of stainless steel and plastic, which is more durable and equipped with an accessory rack for easier storage of accessories. The flexible cord sleeve and mul-ti hole heat dissipation design are more safe to use. And after using it, you can make the hand mixer stand on your desk【Ergonomic Design and Lighter Weight】: This hand mixer has gone through many safety tests and strives to improve the sense of design. Reduce the overweight of ordinary eggbeaters and reduce the burden when using. Make your use easier and happier

An Overview On Compact Hand Mixers

Stand mixers have their merits, but sometimes a counter-consuming behemoth is overkill. For quick jobs, tight quarters, or small hands, a compact hand mixer will perform the task nicely.

When shopping for a compact mixer, consider how you will likely use it. If you would like to have one on hand to whip up a cake mix or make some pancakes on occasion, a simple three-speed hand mixer will suffice. However, if you often find yourself whipping up everything from meringues to mashed potatoes, a mixer with multiple speeds and perhaps a power boost option will likely serve you better.

Attachments are another consideration. Many compact hand mixers simply include a set of beaters, which are excellent for basic mixing needs. On the other hand, you can find mixers that come with additional attachments, such as whisks and dough hooks. Again, your personal preferences will help you determine what is necessary.

Think about storage options, as well. If you have limited cabinet space in your kitchen, a compact hand mixer with its own case or with clips to hold the beaters will be easier to tuck away and to find when you need it.

Of course, the price of a compact mixer is also essential. Deciding on a budget before you begin shopping and then listing the features that matter most to you will help you make the best decision.

DWYM Fun Fact

Seventeenth-century European cooks mixed ingredients with wooden brushes, which at the time were bundles of birch twigs that had been soaked in a river to soften them until the bark peeled off easily. By the Victorian era, wire balloon whisks were widely used.

In 1884, inventor Willis Johnson patented the egg beater. The hand-cranked rotary beaters made mixing much less laborious.

An Ohio engineer invented the KitchenAid mixer; he registered the trademark in 1919.

The Compact Hand Mixer Buying Guide

  • Always turn off a hand mixer before inserting the beaters into a bowl containing ingredients to mix. Increase the speed one level at a time to avoid breaking the mixer, overbeating the batter, or making a mess of your kitchen.
  • Do not immerse a hand mixer in water. To clean it, remove the beater attachments and wash them as directed. Unplug the mixer to avoid electric shock and wipe carefully with a damp cloth where needed.
  • If your compact hand mixer includes multiple attachments, learn the functions of each to obtain the most value from them. For instance, beaters are best for mixing ingredients with a normal to dense consistency, such as batter or mashed potatoes. Dough hooks are best for kneading bread. A whisk attachment provides aeration to whip wet ingredients, such as eggs or cream.
  • Avoid messes when mixing by poking the beaters through a sheet of wax paper before inserting them into the mixer. The paper will contain splatters keeping you and your countertops clean. This is especially useful when your child wants to help in the kitchen.
  • Always supervise children using a hand mixer to avoid damage to the appliance as well as injury to the child.