We love our Kitchen-Aid Mixer. Over the years we’ve been able to do so much with it besides using it for cooking. I’ve shared some of my best Kitchen-Aid hacks before, and now I’m sharing 7 more Kitchen-Aid Mixer hacks you never thought of.
7 Kitchen Aid Mixer Hacks You Never Thought Of
Sure your Kitchen Aid Mixer is excellent for mixing cake batter, but did you know it can do so much more than just sweet stuff? Your Kitchen Aid Mixer deserves a permanent spot on your counter because the truth is it can be used in many other practical ways. Look below at these 7 Kitchen Aid mixer hacks so you can use your mixer to the best of its abilities!
1. Create bath products.
There are so many amazing and all-natural body butter recipes out there, and your Kitchen Aid mixer is perfect for creating a batch. Make your own natural homemade beauty products using your mixer, and your products will come out at the perfect consistency. 7 Herbs to Grow for Homemade Bath and Body Products
2. Soften avocado.
Did you peel an avocado that isn’t quite ripe yet? Spoon the peeled avocado into the mixer along with a few drops of olive oil. The gentle kneading will help soften the avocado for use in salads, spreads, and other fresh recipes.
3. Don’t forget about breakfast!
Get the perfect pancake and waffle batter when you use your Kitchen Aid Mixer to mix it all up! Derrick loves to use our Kitchen-Aid mixer to get a perfect consistency and add in other flavorful items like fruit and candy to your mix. Get creative at breakfast time and see what kinds of batter you can get mixing!
4. Make perfect pudding.
Is your pudding turning out…flat? Get fluffy pudding every time when you use your mixer. The whip attachment will help it stay light and fluffing while mixing it to perfection. If you make your own whipped cream or meringue, your Kitchen Aid mixer can help you achieve that light and fluffy consistency that these treats are known for.
5. Mix salads.
Salads of all kinds can be mixed in your Kitchen Aid Mixer. The trick is setting your mixer on the lowest, slowest setting. It will gently toss the ingredients freeing your hands up for other meal prep tasks. Some ideal salads your Kitchen Aid mixer can help with include pasta salad, corn salad, tomato salads, bean salads, and even fresh green salads.
6. Make your own seasonings.
You can make your own seasonings and save so much cash. Make your own infused salts, seasoning salts, taco seasoning, and other seasoning recipes using your mixer. This way the dry ingredients get mixed evenly without a lot of exhausting stirring on your end.
7. Make the salt dough.
Salt dough is a fun craft for kids to make and it can be used to make handprint decorations, holiday ornaments, and so much more. You can make the salt dough using simple ingredients you most likely have on hand, and your Kitchen Aid mixer can do all of the heavy work for you! Head to the internet to find the perfect salt dough recipe and let your mixer get to work.
Are you ready to really hit the ground running with your Kitchen Aid mixer? Consider these 7 Kitchen Aid mixer hacks so you can really unleash the power it has to offer!