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Old 12-05-2008, 06:24 PM   #1
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I was wondering if anyone is using the KitchenAid chopper or a similar type of chopper??

I have seen this several times and am wondering if it would make my life easier in the kitchen!!

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Old 12-05-2008, 07:46 PM   #2
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Some people may swear by them, but with mine the food never got chopped properly and I put it out in the garage for the next yard sale.

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Old 12-05-2008, 08:09 PM   #3
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I have a chopper that I use. It is great for mincing garlic or jalapenos. I also use it for chopping nuts. For those purposes it does a great job, especially since I have little patience with doing those tasks in the kitchen. But if you asked me could I live without a chopper, I would have to say yes.
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Old 12-05-2008, 08:12 PM   #4
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Had to Google what a KitchenAid "chopper" is. Having seen what it is, I can do most of what it does with my trusty sharp knife. Easier clean up and nothing bulky to store.
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Old 12-05-2008, 10:12 PM   #5
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Thank you!!
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Old 12-06-2008, 03:44 PM   #6
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Although I usually just use my knife, my KA food chopper really comes in handy sometimes when I have more than I care to do by hand, but not enough to pull out my food processor.
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Old 12-09-2008, 08:48 PM   #7
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I have the Zyliss version, and use it occasionally. Great for chopping onions for chili dogs.

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