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The 10 Best kitchen mixers

From a good all-rounder to the kitchen equivalent of a power drill, these mixers will have you blending, whipping, chopping and slicing like a pro...

1. Kenwood Chef Major Titanium KMM020

£715.70, amazon.co.uk

The kitchen equivalent of a power drill, boasting a 6.7-litre bowl, four power outlets, and more than 20 optional attachments.

2. KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer

£429.95, johnlewis.com

With a 10-speed motor and a 4.8-litre stainless-steel bowl, this should tackle all your culinary requirements from cake mixes to cream.

3. Magimix Le Mini Plus Food Processor

£178.40, amazon.co.uk

A mini-me of a food processor that is useful for singles or small families – and compact spaces conducive to city lifestyles.

4. Morphy Richards 48993 Folding Food Mixer

£50.01, amazon.co.uk

This bargain buy has a 300W motor, six mixing speeds, and a 3.5-litre mixing bowl, plus a wire whisk, beaters, spatula and dough hooks.

5. Sage Scrape Mixer Pro

£299.99, lakeland.co.uk

The techy Kinetix blade system crushes, chops and aerates your mix while the shatterproof 1.5-litre jug is made from Triton – the material used in aircraft windows.

6. Bodum Bistro Electric Stand Mixer

£186.70, amazon.co.uk

This is compact and powerful and has a seven-speed motor, removable splashguard, funnel attachment, and 4.7-litre mixing bowl.

7. Kenwood KMX84 500 Watt Kmix Stand Mixer

£349, very.co.uk

A versatile little number with a 500W motor and 5-litre bowl. It also boasts a special fold function that leaves no unstirred pockets.

8. Bosch MUM46A1GB Food Mixer

£149.96 asda.com

A good all-rounder that juices, blends, whips, chops and slices, in addition to mixing heavy-duty dough up to 2.7kg.

9. Breville SHM2 380W Food Mixer

£46.50, tesco.com/direct

A super-cheap mixer that comes with all the usual attachments, offers a 2-litre capacity, 10 variable speeds, and a push-button beater ejection.

10. Dualit Stand Mixer

£275, amazon.co.uk

If you're a fan of the toasters, you'll love the brand's foray into food mixing, complete with a 1,000W motor, instant pause, count-up/-down timer, and a recipe book.