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4/13/15 1:21 P

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Thanks for the head's up about SideChef. I'm downloading it now!


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4/13/15 12:31 P

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I emoticon my Ninja!

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4/3/15 12:56 A

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love my Nutri Ninja

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4/1/15 4:51 P

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I have used the Kitchen Aid, Cuisinart and Ninja. Neither lasted very long or did a good job. In the fall we purchased a Blendtec and I am so happy with it. It is noisy but works exceptionally well.



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I have the NutriNinja and it works great! Tall cups for filling breakfasts. Powerful enough to smooth out kale for green smoothies. Blends in about 30 seconds. Good price (85.00). Only downfall is that it is loud, but it's a blender so it's to be expected. :)



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3/2/15 11:17 P

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i mean... i have a magic bullet that i bought at BB&B for a good price. if your recipes are pretty simple it's fine. for those of us on a budget its good. i use it alot for shakes, smoothies and saucues. i just started cooking with the SideChef app, which is totally awesome. recommend it to all the SParkPeople. its very magic bullet friendly

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2/16/15 9:19 P

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Ninja! I had a standard blender. Kid and I make dessert smoothies - frozen fruit with vanilla yogurt. The other blender I had wouldn't get through the frozen fruit. I got the kitchen something package - has two single-serve bottles, a tall blender container, and a food processor replacement container that can be used for making dough, or for chopping.

We use this much more often than I anticipated.

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Before Christmas I bought the Nutribullet RX and LOVE IT. It pulverizes anything you put in it. I tell people it's like a 7-11 slurpee its that smooth. I also love the fact that you can make piping hot soup with just veggies and broth. There are days where I don't have a lot of time to make lunch so I'll just throw some roasted veggies from the night before and some chicken broth in my Nutribullet RX and it makes hot soup in 7 minutes!! It has a 2.3 horsepower engine and a 93% nutrient extraction rate. I had a Ninja (can't remember what kind) but to me it just had to many parts to clean. I gave it to my girlfriend and bought the Nutribullet RX and am so glad I have it. The only thing you need to remember with any bullet is to make sure that the blade/lid is tightly screwed onto the cup other wise it will leak and burn out your motor. The new Nutribullet RX comes with a tool that tightens/untightens the blade onto or off the cup. It is a huge help plus it comes with an owners manual & recipe book with tones of smoothie & soup recipes and more.. I make smoothies and soup in it daily.



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1/26/15 1:38 P

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My hubs bought my Ninja and I love it, I use it everyday. From my smoothies, to making cakes and other sauces or just about anything. I would recommend it to everyone.

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My mom bought the NutriBullet for juicing and smoothies but ended up getting the Ninja to replace it (and gave me the NutriBullet). She prefers the Ninja for that type of thing. She said it was bigger so she could do more at once and worked better for what she was going for.

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10/6/14 4:51 P

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I got to see the new Ninja demo'd last month at the International Food Blogger's Conference in Seattle, and it was pretty amazing!

Looks to have a much greater capacity than the Bullet, as well as a "smart" technology that regulated the speed and duration of each pulse based on the resistance against the blades (3 sets) and the blend level chose.

I'm hoping to get one soon to demo. If so, I'll post a review.

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I agree, I doubt the magic bullet is large enough to make dough. I have a ninja, and I love it, but I don't use it to make dough. I make my dough by hand. I do have a kitchenaid, but I enjoy kneading dough. I prefer the ninja to the magic bullet, because it is more versatile. The ninja comes with cup containers for smoothies, but you can also make salad dressings, and puree soups. I feel like you would have to do a lot of batches in the magic bullet for soup.

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10/5/14 2:36 P

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I think the Magic Bullet is much too small to make dough. I'm not sure about the Ninja.


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10/3/14 3:02 A

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I have the Magic Bullet, however never tried to make like pizza dough, and such breads, I really want a easy way to do this. Big machines will not work as counter space is limited. Am I missing something, should I try the bullet, see if I can make my breads, and pizza dough, with this small machine or invest in something bigger.. Thanks for the information. emoticon

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In my opinion neither. I LOVE my Kitchen-aid Blender. It can do everything a bullet or ninja can do, but imo better. I received one as a gift 10 years ago as a birthday gift and it has never failed me once, I use it for smoothies--smooth smoothies, crushing ice, as a food processor, making bread crumbs......so many things! I love that thing! And I use it daily!
Good luck on finding what you love...it makes all the difference in the world. I also suggest watching reviews on YouTube to help you find what you want!

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I've had a Magic bullet for years but it recently "burned out" because my kids left it running. I've been debating about the Nutribullet (just a bigger fancier Magic Bullet it looks to be) or just another Magic Bullet. I'll have to research the Ninja now before I make a decision. the Magic Bullet was good to me for many years (and I got it for free on freecycle!) and it's cheaper.



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We have owned a Ninja for about 3 years. It is a quality machine that does a good job. We seldom use it for smoothies because it is big, hard to clean and store. We bought a Magic Bullet a few weeks ago and it does a very good job of breaking down fibrous material like swiss chard and flax seed. I believe better than the Ninja. The Bullet sits unobtrusively on the cupboard and a quick rinse after use is all it takes. We have not owned it long enough to evaluate it's quality. Also the Bullet is easier to take with us when we travel. Hope this helps.



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Which model of the Ninja are most of you talking about? There are quite a few....will someone recommend a specific model please....say around $100-140? Thanks very much!

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We have the Ninja and right now I mainly use it for smoothies for the kids. Gotta find some new ideas here on SparkPeople. What I like about the Ninja, though, is that it's easy to fit in one of my upper cabinets.

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Thanks for the information.. I would love to get a Ninja but, maybe the bullet would be more budget friendly.

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Really like the Magic Bullet for convenience but hands down for quantity ingredients it would have to be the Vitamix!



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love it, ninja is 5 machines in one

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making yummy soups with my ninja!



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I use my Magic Bullet everyday! Love it! I had a Ninja, but returned it. I like that my Bullet can sit unobtrusively on my counter in it's own little corner. I guess it's just a matter of preference
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I love my Ninja! I had a Magic Bullet a few years ago, and the quality is terrible on those. The blades and motor aren't strong enough to produce thicker smoothies, or do what the Ninja can do as far as food processing. Ninja wins hands down for the best quality blender out there, short of a juicer.



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Our Magic Bullet broke about 3 years ago and we've been getting by with the blender. I finally got a new one for Christmas by buying one for my partner :). She loves it, as do I. I considered the Ninja, but the bullet costs less and does everything we need it to do.

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I got a Ninja for Christmas, but last night my husband asked me if I would want to consider returning it. I have no idea where it was bought, but the issue is that we already have a food processor and a blender- not as good quality as the Ninja, but we have extremely limited storage space and can't accommodate one more appliance. I'm trying to decide what I want to do.

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I have both, but use the Magic Bullet more.

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I love my Ninja!



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I have had great luck using the Nutribullet. It does an amzing job of blending up all superfood into a great healthy, green smoothie. I have tried the Vitamix and am not a fan.

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Thanks for all the info!

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I had a Magic Bullet and replaced it with a Ninja. Personally I don't see much difference between the two but I like the Ninja I have now better. It has just one set of blender blades that seems to do all so I don't have to fuss with deciding which one to use.

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Hi I have montel Williams healthmaster and I love it. I have had it a year and a half with no problems. In addition to using it as a juicer, you can also make hot soups and even ice cream. It is big and a little loud but its def worth the price. I got it thru easy pay on qvc. I was going to purchase the nutribullet for work but the reviews were horrible. I guess I will be getting another healthmaster! Good luck :)

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But does the Ninja pulverize seeds, such as strawberry and raspberry seeds? I have the NutriBullet and although I like it for the money, I find that it does not at all pulverize seeds and the texture is a little yukky and hard to get used to. I didn't want to spend the money on a Vitamix, but if the end result is much better, it's probably worth it. Or if the Ninja is a happy medium I might consider that. Please let me know. Thanks!

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Am so glad to have found this thread. I am homebound for 6 weeks recovering from surgery and am unable to go out to look at the different options.

All I've been able to do is to research online and catch the infomertials. Even so, I want to make an informed decision and not waste money.

I noticed that there is no mention of Montel William's Helathmaster - has anyone tried it?

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I don't have a Nutribullet but did try it, it too is a little loud & people like it because its compact, they can blend it & take the cup with them. I have the Ninja its easy to clean & not as noisy. In fact Ninja is one of the top rated blenders.
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I've been trying to decide between a Ninja & Nutribullet. I have a Vitamix, which is great, but it is SO loud.

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Someone on amazon sells parts for the ninja KS1100 here:
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So far the magic bullet seems to work best for me. I've tried the ninja but it didn't give me the results I needed.

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I have a Ninja, a Magic Bullet, and a Blendtec. The Blendtec was the recent addition, and it does make much smoother smoothies than the Ninja, although the Ninja was a huge upgrade from my regular blender previously. You get what you pay for, and for the money you pay, they both do what I wanted them to do. If you don't mind chewing the raspberry seeds in your smoothie, the Ninja is fine, and can tackle ice -- cheaper blenders would break. A Blendtec or a Vita-mix pulverizes everything into a consistently smooth liquid (if you want it to). Now that I have a Blendtec, I will be giving away or selling my Ninja. The size of each is perfect for a family. When I make a smoothie, my whole family gets some.

I consider my Magic Bullet a different kind of appliance. It takes up little room on the countertop and can be used instead of an egg beater, cheese grater, coffee grinder, etc. If I make a smoothie with it, it is just one glass --- just enough for me. I intend to keep my Magic Bullet for times when I don't want to use the big blender caraffe. Hope this makes sense.

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I'm a Ninja girl, I love it & use it for everything. great product and would recommend it to all.

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I love my magic bullet also, have been using it for a while also... one draw back is that they don't last very long... I think we're on our 4th emoticon

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I bought a Ninja Pro System 1100 from QVC a couple months ago as the TSV and it works great. Several reviewers have said they prefer it to the VitaMix - which is nearly double the cost.. My previous experience was with Waring and Osterizer blenders - very different. I also own an older Champion juicer and this is more powerful.

I have used it nearly every day for smoothies and it does the trick and is easy to clean. The basic recipe is a handful of spinach, ice cubes, soy protein powder, a banana or frozen berries, flax seed, and some tepid liquid - water or soy milk. You can also add nuts or peanut butter (about 1 Tbsp)

I drink the entire batch along with a handful of various vitamins and supplements: A combo of essential Viamins & Minerals, then different ones different days including Vit B-6, B-12, C, D, Kelp, Selenium, hair & nail formula. )At night I take extra calcium, manganese, magnesium,
5-HTTP, melatonin.) This holds me through the entire morning at work; if not I'll eat a bran muffin or a piece of double fiber whole wheat toast wtih a little butter. It also seems to keep me fueled for a very full day of work at a stressful job with lots of deadlines.

I do not have a Magic Bullet although some folks at work do, and the batches it makes are smaller. That might be a plus for portion control however the motor is 2 HP on the Ninja.
I also plan to make whole wheat bread and other dough recipes with this equipment. Paid under $200 for it and I see there is already a new infomercial out for a "better" one.

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I stumbled upon the Ninja a few months back and bought it for my son, he loves smoothies and it does a great job. I recently bought the Ninja Master that comes with a pitcher and a smaller container like a food processor. I love the fact the blades are on two levels and it seems to get everything chopped/mixed so much better. I also like that you can just lift the blades out of the pitcher and use the pitcher as a pitcher.

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We've had the Magic Bullet for years and it is plenty powerful enough for a milk shake or iced coffee.
Today I received the MagicBullet® NutriBullet™ whch is a lot larger and more powerful and breaks down anything you put in it, from fruits and vegetables to nuts and seeds and mixes it in a really nice and creamy emulsion. A HUGE difference.
I will still use the Magic Bullet for my milk shakes and iced coffees, but for the fruit and vegetable NutriBlasts™ I absolutely LOVE the NutriBullet™

PS - I bought it from WalMart @ $100




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I recently bought the ninja 11 pro..And i love it i found this thread trying to figure out if would have been better off with the nutra bullet.. I recently broke my jaw in 3 places and have it wired shut now so everything I eat is thru a straw. Because I am limited in what I eat I wanted to be sure I could blend anything.. Mostly I make fruit smoothies and Soups..I love the Ninja and from what I've read here tells me i made a good choice. From watching the nutra bullet commercials I think the bullet is probably faster in how long it take to make a very smooth smoothie.. But I just let the ninja run for 10mins while I'm doing other things..I think (know) im now im eating way healthier than i ever have before breaking my jaw.

I wish I could try the bullet for my self It looks like it is very good and bring the stuff ontop back down to the blades or the way the contents flow cyclonically in the jug. My Ninja is very easy took clean and it come with 2 jugs tho I fink the bigger jug works better because it has more blades.

One complaint I have is that the lids for each jug arenot interchangeable so if anything happened to one of the lids that jug would unnecessarily become usless..

I saw a hamilton beach blender that also makes heat and if it blends as well as the ninja i think that feature would be worth the extra 50$ as when makeing soups I have to then pour it into a pot or microwave bowl to heat it up..

Not haveing a bullet to me the bullet doesnt look as neat turning it upside dow to blend meand you would have to undo everything to add any forgotten ingrediants..that to me is a downfall as i often add water/milk/honey as i go and for liquids you can pour them rrite in the pitcher without even takeing the lid off ...just pop open the corner pouring spout..This is hand for not addin too much liquid initially You just add a little as you go inorder to gain the desired consistancy...doing this with the bullet doesnt look so easy.. also for fine chopping it is bet to start with very little liquid and keep adding till your happy..

I use honey for a sweetner in all my smoothies thus avoiding any processed sugar.. I put two brazil nut in everything I make inorder to make sure i eat them and with the ninja you never even know they are there I use raw garlic as well because i love it..

From what I can tell after reading here and writeing this post the ninja is the better machine thou i wish it could heat my soups too.

Tonight I had a can of chicken noodle soup and added 4 frozen carrots 2 garlic cloves 1/2 a frozen green pepper some spinach swiss chard 1 brazil nut ground pepper If i had a tomatoe I would normally put that in too. :P

The other nite my wife was fring up a pork snitchen type thing that smelt so good frying I threw one in the ninja with a can of mushroom soup and it was delicious..When you jaw is wired shut youll try anything in the blender..


This thread name remind me the the indiana jonesmovie where the fancy swod wieldind NINJA come up to indy sliceing thru the air and indy pulls out his pistol and put a BULLET in him.

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1/14/13 3:54 P

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I have bought the Ninja Master Prep Professorial. Its easy to clean, setup is easy & its quiet, which I did buy at a great price @ either Sams or Costco. I do recommend a replacement meal for diabetics. Go to www.fit4fun.bodybyvi.com



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I have an accounting office (myself and 1 employee) and am working much of the time. My evening meal especially can be very late or non-existant. Yet because I eat on the go (and mostly bad food) I don't get proper nutrition. Did I mention I'm diabetic? OK - so I know I need to take control of myself and make the time to eat better. I am hoping that there is an appliance (I just saw the NutriBullet infomercial) that can help me. I will want to use fruits with seeds, whey protein mix, crush ice, and make smoothies mostly. I will not need any kind of dough mixer. I am not afraid of price and I can always return it if I don't like it. There is a lot of good info and smart people on this thread, and I could use some help making my decision. I really just want to buy the right thing first. Maybe pie-in-the-sky, but I can always hope. Thanks to all those who respond to my plea.

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We have a Ninja and we love it. we make dough, smoothies, and soups. you do need to strain some smoothies our shop recipes to find what you like and the consistency you like. We don't mind the pulp it seems to be more filling. Blending longer helps too.

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I got a Nutribullet and I admit - I love it! I can usually eat 2 servings of veggies a day no problem, but it's the same ones constantly and I get bored. With the Nutribullet, I can make smoothies with some of the more exotic (and healthier) fruits and veggies. And if I don't really like the taste of a particular type of veggie (kale comes to mind), I put a little less of that in, more the the stuff I do like and I can't tell the difference! Now I'm also drinking 3 servings of fruits/veggies with just one shake, add that to the healthy snacks I eat at work, and I'm immediately up to 5 servings a day (instead of 2).

My whole family came down with a horrid cold over the holidays and I am convinced that drinking the fruit smoothies that we made with the Nutribullet helped us recover from the cold much, much faster.



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I have a NutriBullet. I love it. My sister got it for me because I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer and she and my son are addimit about eating or drinking fruits and vegetables. I didn't eat veggies or fruits before not much anyway so I do now. I take it to work with me and make my drinks there. You do have to add a little water with it but they are so delicious and healthy. You just put the fruits and/or veggies in add about 1/2 cup water and blend. It takes bout 30 seconds to get your drink. And it is very tasty.

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I tried the ninja and it didn't emulsify the food the way that I liked. I had the magic bullet as well. But because of the kind of smoothies I make and the size i require, the magic bullet didn't do well either. I loved it for things like dressings or some soups, but I would go with my Vitamix.

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I have both the ninja and the nutri bullet (not the magic bullet). I got the Nutri Bullet first. and I loved it. I can blend anything and make any kind of smoothie I want. I got the ninja for my husband and I made the same kind of smoothie I've made on my magic bullet a billion times and it was terrible. there were pomegranate seeds all through my smootie. The Ninja did make a great acai bowl and it chopped my bellpeppers and onions to mush. So if I had to pick, I'd go with the Nutri Bullet. I love the way I can make any kind of smoothie without worrying about if I need to sift out seeds.

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Hmmm...Not so sure what this says about my life, but I LOVE my Ninja. Never thought I would profess such thoughts about an appliance but, alas and alack, I do. I use it two or three times a day. Mine is the one that comes with two individual sized cups (16oz maybe) and one larger (40-ish oz) and three blades. Mine was under $100 - like maybe $60ish +, but it works beautifully. If I were not perfectly happy with this machine, I would seriously consider the Nutribullet that is shown on the infomercial. They look much the same except mine does the pulse business and does not work without you pushing on it: the other seems to run continuously. I think the Nutriblender has a bit more powerful motor...500ish vs 650. I have noticed that the Ninja does not seem to deal with little seeds as in raspberries etc. but maybe I just don't let it go long enough.

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