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A question about a recipe: Coconut Butter + Vanilla Bean Coconut Butter Cups

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I have a question about the recipe "Coconut Butter + Vanilla Bean Coconut Butter Cups" from Ashley McLaughlin. Can I use my Vitamix or is it best to to use a food processor?

asked by MQAvatar almost 4 years ago
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pierino

pierino is a trusted source on General Cooking and Tough Love.

added almost 4 years ago

I haven't read the recipe, but for something "creamy" the Vitamix is way better than a food processor. Even a good stick blender would likely be better.

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added almost 4 years ago

Although my Vitamix is much more powerful than my food processor, I use the food processor for all my nut butters. I lose lots of the recipe in my Vitamix because it doesn't come apart. The food processor's blades come off & I can use my spatula to scrape it all out. Very difficult in the Vitamix.

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pierino

pierino is a trusted source on General Cooking and Tough Love.

added almost 4 years ago

The Vitamix is virtually self cleaning. Just a small amount of liquid detergent, fill halfway with water, clamp on the lid and crank it up to high. Anything thats left to be cleaned will be mostly on the outside.

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added almost 4 years ago

And the vitamix aerates everything.