The KitchenAid 5KFP1644 4.0-litre food processor is the perfect kitchen companion for anyone looking to carry out a variety of food preparation tasks quickly and easily. Capable of performing a huge range of functions, it can chop, slice, knead, shred and puree ingredients to produce many different delicious foods consistently.
The 5KFP1644 is a powerful processor capable of quickly slicing, grating or mixing ingredients in a range of scenarios. To perform such a variety of tasks its 650-watt motor can be set to work at different speed levels, outputting more or less power to suit the situation.
In total there are 3 modes; Low, High and Pulse. The Low mode causes the motor to turn at around 700 rotations per minute (RPM) and is recommended for standard processing tasks. The High mode instead outputs up to 1600 RPM and is best used in combination with the slicing and grating discs. Finally, the Pulse mode is best for rough chopping or finishing a mixture.
In order to achieve its wide range of functions, the 5KFP1644 utilises an impressively diverse selection of accessories. These include a:
Through this incredible range of accessories and attachments, the 5KFP1644 can produce a huge variety of results. This includes, but is not limited to grated cheeses, sliced vegetables or fruits, finely pureed dips, french fries, meringues and doughs.
For complete peace of mind, KitchenAid has built the 5KFP1644 from a selection of high-quality BPA free plastics. As a result, it is completely food safe and will not release any chemicals when exposed to high heat levels.
Additionally, certain key processing parts such as the multi-purpose blades and the included grating and slicing discs are made of stainless steel. This ensures they can handle plenty of use without significant performance loss from wear and tear.
Lastly, the 5KFP1644 has been designed by KitchenAid to look very sleek and elegant in a kitchen. Considering its general utility, it is best when always on hand, and therefore benefits from being attractive and compact enough to keep on a countertop.