Top 3 Bullet Blenders UK
It might seem like smoothies and juices are the latest new-fangled health craze, but they’ve actually been around far longer than you might think. For example, did you know that the health food stores on the west coast of the United States have actually been selling smoothies ever since the 1930’s?
In fact, by the 1960’s smoothies were so popular in the states that they were sold by ice-cream vendors who wanted a healthier option to offer alongside their soft serve. As for the first ever blender, it was invented in 1922, apparently to help with the creation of malted milk drinks.
By 1936, another model had gone into production, this time with the slightly more terrifying name of “disintegrating mixer”. Nowadays, a blender is an essential for anybody looking to incorporate more fruit and veg into their diet, whether that’s a busy parent trying to get their kids to eat healthier, or a gym enthusiast looking for a way to quickly consume the nutrients and protein that they need.
Unsurprisingly, several options have sprung up on the market to cater for a variety of blender needs, but which is best? Let’s put these blenders under the microscope and get a better look at the unique features offered by each brand.
Nutri Ninja 1000W Blender with Auto-iQ – BL480UK, SIlver Review – Our Number 1
Nutri Ninja (VIEW PRICE HERE!) might be the new kid on the block as far as blenders go, but this is far from the beginning of their story. The owner of the brand, Euro-Pro, has actually been making home appliances for more than a century – first starting in Europe as the name suggests, then moving to Canada and finally settling in the US.
In fact, the company’s current CEO is the third generation of his family to take the reins proving that, despite its success, Euro-Pro is still a family business at heart. Today Nutri Ninja manufacture a wide range of kitchen appliances, from blenders and choppers to full kitchen systems and coffee bars.
Thanks to its implementation of Auto-iQ, the 1000W blender is one of their most popular models and is available in a variety of exciting colours. As for the product’s features, we’ll take a look at those now.
- It uses a powerful 1000 watt motor to ensure everything from leaves to ice blends easily.
- Contains Nutri Ninja’s Auto-iQ, which lets you create perfect blends with just one button.
- It has tailor-made Pro Extractor Blades to break down foods of any texture.
- It has two sip and seal lids, so you can take your juice or smoothie straight out with you.
- Includes a book of 30 smoothie recipes so you can get started right away.
- Uses all dishwasher safe parts for easy clean up.
The Nutri Ninja 1000W blender is a powerful and intuitive blender that can break down both tough vegetables and soft leafy greens, without leaving a gritty paste at the bottom that contains most of the valuable nutrients.
Features – 1000 watt motor – Auto-iQ – Pro Extractor Blades – 500ml and 650ml cups – Sip and
Seal lids – dishwasher safe parts – recipe book and user guide also included.
Pricing – High End
NutriBullet Graphite 600 Series 8-Piece Set Juicer Review -Number 2
NutriBullet is maybe the most famous name in blenders, and for good reason. Having successfully cornered the market in the past, the self-professed “creators of nutrient extraction” are still the favourite of health bloggers across the world, thanks to their sleek compact design and easy clean- up.
In addition, all their bases have the benefit of being compatible with any Nutribullet cup you currently own, no matter the model. NutriBullet currently have four main models, each tailored to a different lifestyle or fitness goal.
The original NutriBullet is marketed as the first step to a healthier lifestyle and, though not the largest or most powerful, is the most popular and accessible starting point for most buyers. It is also the only one that comes in a variety of colours, with red and blue available in addition to the original graphite.
- It has a 600 watt motor to shred through seeds, stems and leaves.
- It has a turbo extractor blade capable of speeds up to 20 thousand RPM.
- Includes a 680ml “tall cup” to help you get the most out of your fruit and veg.
- Includes a free Natural Healing Foods book to keep you informed and inspired.
- Includes a bonus Nutriblast Seed & Fruit Powermix to add to your smoothies or juices.
The original NutriBullet is an easy to use model that is perfect for those looking to get started with juicing or smoothie making. It allows for 5 servings of fruit and veg per cup, making it a great option for those looking to hit their daily health requirements without the fuss.
Features – 600 watt motor – 20 thousand RPM turbo extractor blade – 680ml tall cup– Bonus Seed
& Fruit Powermix – recipe book, user guide and Natural Healing Foods book also included.
Pricing – Affordable
Salter EK2002V2 NutriPro Super Charged Multi-Purpose Nutrient Extractor Blender Review – Number 3
Salter are a British company that have been designing everything from pressure cookers to cutlery for over 250 years. They offer a wide range of blenders, from on-the- go to 2-in- 1, and even manufacture more traditional hand blenders for those who haven’t got on the juice train yet.
With that said, their super charged multi-purpose nutrient extractor is maybe their most powerful model, as well as one of the most versatile. Available in both red and silver, this model is marketed as a direct rival to both Nutri Ninja and NutriBullet – and was awarded a Best Buy award over both brands.
- It has a 1200 watt motor to extract the most flavour out of leaves and fruits.
- It has a 15 x 15 x 21 cm base for easy and convenient storage.
- Includes a large 1 litre cup, allowing you to prep smoothies ahead of time.
- Includes 2 800ml cups with flip-top lids and safe storage lids, so you can take your smoothies with you or save them for later.
- It has a book packed with 50 healthy recipes to help you get started.
The Salter EK2002V2 NutriPro Super Charged is a powerful but surprisingly compact option, perfect for those with a busy or active lifestyle who require a larger amount of vegetables per portion. The larger size also makes it a great buy for those who meal prep, and often need to make their juices in advance.
Features – 1200 watt motor – small base for convenient storage – large 1 litre blending cup – 2
800ml cups with flip top lids and safe storage lids – healthy recipe book is also included.
Pricing – Mid Range
There is no doubt that in this case all three products have their benefits and are all great value for
money in their own right. However, in this case the overall winner has to be the Salter EK2002V2.
This model has the most powerful motor and largest cup, while managing to stay compact with an
easy to store base. It also has the most useful extras, such as the two travel cups with various lids, all
while managing to be cheaper than some of the other models on this list.