This blender works very well when it works, but I've had two that have broken within a year of purchase. They seem to be solidly made and the attachments are great, but after the second one blew I've given up on Kenwood. And they didn't have to work hard, both were only used to puree steamed veggies. YC sent a replacement within the warranty period so no problems there, but I won't get another onRead more
I would not recommend this product to a friend.