As for power, this blender has it - food processing is very quick as is blending and reasonably efficient in terms of consistency and smooth results. Controls are easy to understand.
The manual is an essential read for using this blender system the way it is intended to be used and the recipe book is very inspiring!
`Powerful: 1100 watt motor for blending perfect smoothies
`64-ounce BPA-Free Tritan(r) Jar, 5-cup food processor with slicing/shredding disk and a chopping blade, Two 20-oz blend'n go cups
`Control: Combination of manual settings for precise control as well as pre-programmed settings so it can do the thinking for you
`Reversing: Blades alternate forward & backward; drawing food & frozen ingredients into the blade giving perfect results time after time
`7 year warranty backs up the durability and quality; recipes to inspire creativity in the kitchen
The Oster® Versa® 1100 Series Performance Blender would make for a great Christmas gift this year, if I didn't already have one, I would ask for one! You can find it on sale over on Amazon.com.
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