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Juicing with a Vitamix

My Vitamix will be 12 years old this December (2014).  It is still going strong after all these years, despite being in use a minimum of 3 times per day. We use our Vitamix for smoothies, soups, sauces and many other things. For a few years now I have been juicing, with a juicer. I was getting tired of the tedious cleaning required with a juicer. So one day I decided to try out the Vitamix for juicing. Since I have made nut milks, I used the nut milk bag I already had on hand. I just processed the veggies the same way I would a smoothie and strained it in the nut milk bag afterwards. I did add a bit of water to the Vitamix prior to blending.

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The best kitchen appliance….ever!

If you know me personally, you know all about my love of a certain kitchen appliance. For over ten years I have praised my Vitamix.  It is pretty much the only small appliance that maintains precious real estate on my small counter top area. It stays out on the counter mostly due to the fact that it gets used so many times a day, it is just easier to leave it out. It even goes on vacation with us!

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