For just $40, the new Hamilton Beach Stay or Go Blender may not be fast, but it sure makes smoothies designed for portability.
This blender comes with lots of ways to mix things up, including two travel jars and a grinding cup.
The Stay or Go uses a small but conventionally-shaped 32-ounce mixing jar.
You can grind food in either travel jars or grinding cup.
Pile smoothie ingredients into the travel jar, blend, then go.
These mouth-shaped openings make for quick smoothie slurping.
Sadly, the blade assembly is small and driven by a weak motor.
The simple controls let you pulse or blend continuously.
It didn't manage to mix pancake batter completely.
Shredding a whole 8-ounce block of cheddar didn't work out too well.
Yes, this blender created some tasty whipped cream.
Sorry but almond flour, not butter, is what you can create.
If you're willing to help mix or chop before blending, making pesto is possible.
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