Summary: Bought this to replace a cuisinart immersion blender I bought about a year earlier. The other one was okay, but not as functional, or as comfortable to hold. The victorinox performs flawlessly, and having the thinner stem on the motor is a great improvement over other immersion/wand blenders, which...
Summary: LOVE! LOVE! LOVE! I bought this for my partner this past Christmas , who, upon opening the gift sobbed with happiness about how he had wanted a Bamix since he was 8 years old. He is now 33. Now I know what all those tears were about..
Summary: Straight out of the box (after washing and sterilizing), this thing is fabulous. Made a potato base soup and it was blended so smooth within minutes, and quite notably quiet at the job! It has a very comfortable hand grip, not too heavy, and very easy to clean.
Summary: I really like this stick blender. I use it to make Fermented Mayonnaise in my Probiotic Jar. It is the whisk blade that works so well, and when my cheap chinese stick blender with this special whisk blade broke that I decided to purchase a Bamix.
Summary: I don't love it. But my wife does. I got this for her for Christmas to replace a Bamix she's had for 30 plus years. The bearings on that one seized up and it made her very sad because it was one of her favorite and most useful kitchen tools. I hope the new replacement lasts anothe 30 years.