KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment Review

Summary:

If you already own a KitchenAid Stand Mixer, you won’t need to buy a standalone ice cream maker that takes up space. KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment is great for the household chef if you want to experiment with an appliance you already have, but far too pricey if you simply want homemade ice cream.

KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment

 

Ice cream making is an art. This basically means, like any other art, you require a few equipment to aid in the process. The art of ice cream making is a special one because the equipment used accounts for a greater percentage of making a delicious and appealing ice cream and other desserts. KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment is a handy bowl that goes a long way to you writing a success story about your ice cream making. You don’t have to worry about the issue of fitting your mixer. It is made with expertise to fit a good number of KitcheAid stand mixers. All you need to do is freeze your bowl overnight and attach it to your mixer. There is no need to keeping a large manual of ice cream making as this ice cream maker attachment is easy to use with the popular ice cream mixer stands. It is recommended for use with the KitchenAid Stand mixer.

Specifications/ Features

KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment can produce up to 2 quarts of ice cream and other frozen desserts with a soft consistency. Unlike other bowls, this ice cream maker attachment is easy to maintain, requiring cleaning with soap and clean water. It also has dishwasher safe parts. Its total capacity is 2 liters and is made of mainly steel and plastic which for easier cleaning. The manufacturer warranty of 1 year ensures that you will be able to make your ice cream with great pleasure since it is a total replacement warranty. It has handles on the sides to make its handling easier.

DIMENSIONS & MORE INFO

  • 12″ x 9 1/2″ x 7″ high.
  • 2-Quarts cap.
  • 5 lb. 11 oz.
  • Made in USA.

Performance

KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment offers performance like no other. After a first time use, you will find the manual useless due to the ease of use and great performance. The only thing that takes much time is the prep, just like any other, but once this is accomplished, the attachment gives a sweet tasty and delicious ice cream with a time span of twenty minutes.

Pros of KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment

  • The pros of using KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment is certainly beneficial in a number of ways. Despite coming with a tasty and delicious end product, it is easy to use and clean after use
  • Additionally, it is the only ice cream maker attachment with safe dishwasher parts. The handles on the sides makes it safer and easier to handle. Furthermore, the KitchenAid attachment requires fewer recipes as compared to its counterparts. It also has a varied number of recipes for other types of frozen delicacies. The attachment can be used together with mixers which do not have a bowl-lift, though it may wobble on larger force of the mixer.
  • Apart from the ice cream recipe, this attachment has recipes for other types of frozen delicacies such as sherbet, gelato, frozen yogurt and sorbet.
  • Compatible with all KitchenAid stand mixers
  • Easy to Use, Easy to Clean
  • Make up to 2 quarts of fresh ice cream, sorbet, or gelato in 20-30 minutes

 

Cons

It is unfortunate that the KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment is not equipped with container or anything of the sort to store or carry the ice cream leftovers. The ice cream maker attachment is good for use with an appliance that is already in possession, as for those who simply want homemade ice cream, it can be expensive to achieve that You will also definitely need a KitchenAid stand mixer in order to use it

Consumer Reviews

KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment has received positive customer reviews in many online stores. For instance, in Amazon, the more than 2000 reviews were noted down. Out of these reviews up to 80% gave a five star rating. Other online stores also gave a positive review of the machine with a range of between three and five stars. The ease of use rating is four, design rating is three and a half, performance rating of three and a half, quality rating of three and a half, innovation rating of four and a half, and a feature rating of three.

Overall Reviews

The overall customer reviews of this product in many online stores was an average of four stars. KitchenAid ice cream maker attachment is very good and a must have for those who are in love with homemade foods and delicacies. The KitchenAid stand mixers are costly and so is the attachment. This is a true guarantee that when you invest your money on it, there are definitely no disappointments. The cost relates directly to the performance, giving you the best ice cream and frozen desserts you can ever imagine at little effort

Several recipes are provided in the Use & Care Guide that you can download here

If you already own a KitchenAid Stand Mixer, you won’t need to buy a standalone ice cream maker that takes up space. KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment is great for the household chef if you want to experiment with an appliance you already have, but far too pricey if you simply want homemade ice cream.