Milling the meat now becomes much simpler with meat grinder, but not everyone knows how to buy the best meat grinder. This article will give you in detail the way to choose the meat grinder. Please read my reviews to find the best meat grinder for your family.
Currently, there are many types of meat grinders on the market, which help the housewives to be assured that their family will have good meals for a few minutes but make sure the safety. So what type of meat grinder should you select? A single-functional meat grinder or a multi-functional mill with milling meat function?
The market now includes 3 categories of meat grinder, they are: manual meat grinder, versatile mill has milling meat function, desktop or handheld electric meat grinder. Each category will have functions, usage and specific advantages and disadvantages, so when buying you should carefully explore the types of meat grinder to choose for yourselves the most suitable one for your needs.
- Manual meat grinder: This is a meat grinder that has to be gripped in the table to grind. This machine used for the demand of milling meat that is not too large. This machine is right for you if you do not regularly milling the meat or if your budget is tight, because its price is very cheap and it does not consume electricity. However, you should also know that the quality of the ground meat from this machine is not usually fine and you will lose a lot of strength; in case you have to grind a lot of meat, it will be very tired.
- Versatile mill has milling meat function: This is a type of mill can mill many kind of foods such as fruits, vegetables and so on, among them there is meat. This machine use milling engine inside and this is the most important parts of it. This is a versatile machine so using is quite intricate and there are many parts you have to learn thoroughly before use. If your wallet is relatively comfortable, you can choose this versatile mill so that you will not need to spend money to buy another blender and your kitchen will be neat and more convenient a lot.
In recent time, according to the demand of users, many kinds of blender are also equipped with a specific meat milling mortar. The blades and mortars are specially constructed to serve only the milling meat, thus, it will help the meat be milled easily and help you easily adjust the tenderness of meat. With different blades, it will help you create different milled meat dishes which suit each demand such as: maybe muddy milled meat, or finely milled meat, with different milled meat shape and size. You will not have to take hours to mince meat, or use the popular older models in the kitchen which have only one grind mode.
- Specific electric meat grinder (desktop or hand-held): This is the kind of meat grinder used for those who need to use regularly. This machine can be used to grind large amount of meat to serve specific needs of the cook. It has a high capacity, use good type of motor, there are more special features and of course the cost of this machine is much higher than other types. This machine is often more appropriate for you if you use it for restaurant, café.
Nowadays, daily life is getting busier, the time as well as the space of each family were shrinking. So, hand-held grinder product line has been considered very much by the housewives. The advantages of it are large milling capacity, compact, easy to clean and store, but very handy when using. You can grind anywhere, even at home kitchen or in the tours away from home.
Unlike industrial meat grinder, home meat grinders are often compact and easy to use, they can grind the foods such as meat, fish, and vegetables; grind the spices such as garlic, chili, and pepper. Depending on your needs, you can choose a category with appropriate functions. If you like hot dogs, you should choose a machine that has making sausage function. Most of meat grinders now offer this function; it is simply a funnel to put ground meat into a sausage bag. In addition, you should also pay attention to the machine’s reverse function because during the milling meat, it is sure that one day the machine will get stuck. For the manual meat grinder, you will easily handle by turning counterclockwise. As for electric meat grinder, you should consider purchasing a machine with reverse function. Without this function, handling the machine that gets stuck is extremely difficult and you mostly have to open all machine.
You should know that the higher the capacity of meat grinder is, the finer the ground foods are. Home meat grinder usually has a capacity of 400W or more, but you should choose a meat grinder with a capacity of 1000W or more to get the good and effective mill in order to mill the food finely and quickly.
The design of the machine generally includes food container bowl with grinding blades (usually double blades), the lid and the stand. You should choose a container bowl made from high-class plastic that secure the safety for health, or made from glass. The stand should be firmly attached to the mill so that when milling, it is not inclined, too. You should also choose to buy the meat grinder with the blade constructed from stainless steel, the equipment and accessories easy to use and assembly. As when you use the meat grinder, you must shake and mix the materials; you also have to clean it regularly. Therefore, one machine that has a simple design is better than one machine that has complex structure.
You ought to select a meat grinder from big brands with reputation; good quality and genuine warranty to help you be assured that using process will safe and effective.