If you’re anything like us, your KitchenAid stand mixer is one of your most used kitchen appliances when it comes to baking. But did you know your stand mixer can do so much more than whip together batters and doughs? There are tons of attachment tools and accessories that can seriously upgrade your kitchen game: from meat grinders to juicers, the options are endless.
To help you ensure you’re buying the right equipment to pair with your stand mixer, we’ve whipped together a list of the 10 best KitchenAid attachments and accessories you can purchase now.
KitchenAid Slicer and Shredder
Whether you’re shredding or slicing your favourite cheese, use this attachment to cut the time in half. It also works on vegetables and cucumbers if you’re feeling extra lazy.
KitchenAid Glass Bowl
One of the most frustrating things about pouring out of a mixing bowl is loose batter dripping down the side. You won’t have to worry with this glass bowl, as it makes pouring super easy. Plus, it has cup measurements etched into the side of the bowl. It’s basically a giant measuring cup!
KitchenAid Ice Shaver
Make summer so much sweeter with this ice shaver attachment. Whether you’re looking to make snow cones, top a beverage or fill a jug, this attachment will be your new bestie in those warmer months.
KitchenAid Flex Edge Beater
If you’re anything like us, you don’t like to let anything go to waste! That’s why this silicone edged attachment is the perfect tool to scrape up that excess batter or sticky frosting.
KitchenAid Pasta Maker
If you’re in the mood for lasagna or just a simple spaghetti, this attachment will make cutting pasta an effortless dream. We love this tool because it comes in a variety of cutting styles to fit any pasta lover’s fantasy.
Believe it or not, although stand mixers are quite heavy, they have the potential of being knocked over and breaking! We love this durable mat as it keeps the stand mixer steady, even when mixing might get a little chaotic.
KitchenAid Food Grinder
If you’re looking to save money on ground beef and sausages, this attachment might be your best buy. The KitchenAid food grinder compresses and mashes meats like a dream, making it incredibly simple to portion out meat for meal prepping.
KitchenAid Grain Mill
Who wouldn’t want to make their own flour? While it is on the pricier side, this attachment makes baking at home all the more worthwhile. Skip the processed additives in some grocery store flour brands and opt for a more organic approach with this attachment.
KitchenAid Citrus Juicer
We love a good juicer, but they can often be very expensive. This juicing attachment, on the other hand, is not! Able to quickly juice all types of citrus fruits, this juicer easily saves you time, money and food waste.
KitchenAid Pouring Shield
The KitchenAid pouring shield is a classic attachment tool. We love this attachment due to its ability to keep any excess flour or batter in the bowl, instead of on our apron. Plus, the open tunnel allows for adding ingredients with ease.