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Old 12-06-2010, 08:25 AM   #1
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Too good to be true

Has anyone tried the Thermomix?


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Old 12-06-2010, 08:43 AM   #2
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your post is the first I've heard of it. Seriously, I like to cook. I like to use a knife, to kneed dough, to saute etc. I have a kitchen full of great stuff. I don't want a "machine" to program to do it. However, some people will love it.

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Old 12-06-2010, 09:29 AM   #3
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I googles it and have no use for anything like that.
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Old 12-06-2010, 03:22 PM   #4
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does it also fold laundry and dust furniture? I'll take three!
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Old 12-06-2010, 07:59 PM   #5
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"The $1400 Thermomix"

All I needed to know about this gadget
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Old 12-12-2010, 09:04 PM   #6
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Yup, and not even available in the USA. Wonder why.

Snaring the Elusive Thermomix - WSJ.com

Thanks just the same, but for that kind of money I'd honestly rather cut my veggies and knead my dough by hand.
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Old 12-12-2010, 11:54 PM   #7
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i wish i had a friend that had one so i could play with it and see how it works.

i wouldn't really feel like learning whole new ways of making tnt dishes unless it made their preparation unbelievable easier, for that kind of price.
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Old 12-13-2010, 08:25 AM   #8
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It sounds too good to be true and it takes the fun out of prep and time spent cooking with those you love and/or enjoy cooking with. Neat find though...I hadn't heard of it before!!
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Old 12-13-2010, 08:47 AM   #9
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Excuse me, maybe I'm dense but what exactly does this thing do?
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Old 12-13-2010, 03:38 PM   #10
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What does it do,why takes your money laughs all the way to the bank!!

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