One of the most trusted brands in premium blending appliances, Vitamix has been delivering unmatched performance to professionals and home cooks since 1937. The Professional 500 features a pulse function and preprogrammed blend settings that put hundreds of recipes at your fingertips, whether you're blending, pureeing, chopping or mixing. Thanks to the machine's 2-peak-horsepower motor, the laser-cut stainless-steel blades rotate at 240 MPH for commercial-grade power and speed. A fingerprint-resistant stainless-steel finish offers sleek style that complements the look of modern kitchens. Three pre-programmed settings for smoothies, frozen desserts and soups and an auto-shutoff feature allow you to start the unit and walk away while blending. 2-peak-horsepower motor provides the power and speed to mix ingredients completely and evenly. Extremely versatile machine can friction-cook hot soup and sauces from cold ingredients and whip up ice cream, sorbet and frozen drinks in seconds. Also great for making fresh, wholesome juices and nut butters, grinding grains into flour, emulsifying dressings and creating salsas, dips and spreads. Pulse function can be used at any speed and offers total control over texture and thickness. Variable speed operation is controlled with the turn of a dial. One-piece precision-crafted stainless-steel blade stays sharp through rugged daily use. Brushed stainless-steel finish resists smudging and fingerprints. Metal-to-metal connection between container and base prevents stripping or wear. Lightweight 64-oz.-cap. copolyester container is BPA-free and shatterproof for safety. Two-piece lid has removable plug for adding ingredients while in use and lid vents for releasing steam when processing hot ingredients. Includes patented tamper tool, cookbook and instructional DVD. Hand built and rigorously tested by the family-owned company at its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.
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