KitchenAid stand mixers are always are go to recommendations when it comes to suggesting the best stand mixers for professional bakers.
However, it’s not just because they offer you the best-in-class value for money, a sturdy build and a ton of brand value.
Kitchenaid has put in the research and development into positioning their stand mixers as a truly versatile kitchen appliance.Apart from mixing cookie dough, Kitchenaid stand mixers can help you achieve a lot of things like peeling, shredding, grinding and even make pasta.
The stand mixers can be used for various purposes by using attachments, and they have designed specialty attachments for every purpose. This versatility makes Kitchenaid stand mixers one of the most sought-after products on the market.
Most of these attachments work with all Kitchenaid mixer models, so you don’t have to worry a lot about compatibility.
Let’s go through all of the popular attachments one by one and see how they can help you get things done.
KitchenAid KSM1APC Spiralizer Attachment with Peel, Core, and Slice
This $65 attachment turns your favorite stand mixer into a vegetable peeler and slicer. Just like any other attachment, it connects directly to the hub.
KitchenAid KFE5T Flex Edge Beater for Tilt-Head Stand Mixers
This isn’t a hub attachment, and it won’t add any new superpowers to your stand mixer. However, it does make daily jobs like kneading flour way more efficient as the thick rubber edge scrapes off the sides of the bowl.
KitchenAid KGSSA Food Grinder, Shredder, and Sausage Stuffer
Why buy a new grinder when you can simply get this attachment and save on both space and money.
The food grinder attachment is ideal for grinding meats. The extra shredder attachment makes it easy to slice and shred both vegetables and cheese.
KitchenAid KSMPRA 3 Piece Pasta Roller & Cutter Attachment Set
Love Past? Well, then you’re going to love this attachment. One of the hardest things about making pasta is getting an even thickness.
If like me, you hate rolling pasta, then this is the right attachment for you. The Pasta roller gives you evenly rolled pasta every single time. No expensive machinery, no hours of effort trying to get it right.
KitchenAid Gourmet Pasta Press Attachment
Another attachment that compliments the pasta roller. This pasta press works for any kind of pasta that you’ll like to make. You can pick from six different variations: spaghetti, bucatini, rigatoni, fusilli, large macaroni and small macaroni. With the built-in wire, you can cut the pasta at your desired length. It also comes equipped with a pusher to help you get the most out of your dough.
KitchenAid KICA0WH 2 Quart Ice Cream Maker
Who wants Ice Cream? The Ice Cream maker is my favorite attachment ever. For just $48, you can have your favorite ice cream whenever you want.
KitchenAid KSM1CBT Precise Heat Mixing Bowl
The fanciest Kitchenaid attachment out there, the precise heat mixing bowl allows you maintain a steady temperature throughout the mixing process. This is ideal for making yogurt, bread proofing and tempering perfect chocolate.