Best Mixer

Decorating By bcamp09 Updated 2 Jun 2011 , 9:50pm by zespri

bcamp09 Posted 2 Jun 2011 , 7:47pm
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Hello, I am new to all of this and I am giving baking a try here, I just find all the cool birthday and specialty cakes so interesting, besides the fact I want to make something really cool for my kids' birthdays. Anyways I was wondering what is the best, most affordable mixer to get? Also for people who are first starting off in this and know nothing but cooking what do you recommend?

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dmo4ab Posted 2 Jun 2011 , 9:13pm
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I've never really used anything but a Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer (just the basic model). I love it and I think I will cry if it ever breaks!

DeniseNH Posted 2 Jun 2011 , 9:47pm
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I've been in business for 16 years and my Kitchen Aid only failed once, then was fixed with a $1.90 pair of brushes (in the motor) and it just keeps on humming. Love it.

zespri Posted 2 Jun 2011 , 9:50pm
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The old school Kitchen Aids have a great reputation, they just keep going and going. However now that they are no longer made by Hobart, a lot of people are unhappy with them, they seem to be much poorer quality. Cuisinart seem to be a more reliable choice nowadays. Or a lot of people like Viking.

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