Many people use their blenders to create frozen drinks like smoothies and shakes. Unfortunately, standard blenders make it a little difficult to create the right portions for a frozen beverage and once you actually make the drink, you then have to find a to-go cup to pour it into. The Oster Simple Blend 100 takes the guesswork out of single-serve beverages and you can make them right in a handy to-go cup. This device is the perfect solution for people who are constantly on-the-go, especially for those who want to take their beverages with them. It may not be the fanciest option available but it gets the job done and it is very easy and convenient to use. Additionally, it comes with a number of useful features and accessories that make it a versatile multi-purpose kitchen appliance that anyone would be lucky to have.
The Oster Simple Blend 100 Blender is a great multi-purpose blender for the modern kitchen. This device comes with a powerful 700-watt motor that offers 450 watts and 10 pre-programed speeds plus a pulse option. It features an all-metal drive that is incredibly durable, allowing you to create as many as 10,000 smoothies over its lifetime. The blades are stainless steel with 4 points to ensure powerful chopping and blending precision.
In addition to being equipped with an all-metal drive and a powerful motor, this Oster blender also comes with two blending cups. The first is a BPA-free 6-cup jar with a tight-fitting lid. This container is designed for whipping up multiple servings of soups, sauces, dips, and frozen beverages. It also comes with a single-serving cup that can be used to bring beverages to-go. Simply pop the cup onto the metal housing and blend away. It is that easy! You will also be glad to know that it’s backed by a 3-year satisfaction guarantee as well as a 10-year limited warranty on the all-metal drive.
As powerful and versatile as this device is, you might expect it to be very expensive but it is actually quote affordable. It sells for around $30 and it comes with all of the accessories you need to make your favorite recipes. As an added bonus, you will also receive the Oster Helpful Tips Manual which includes several simple recipes. What more could you ask for?
Additional features are listed below:
- Powerful 700-watt motor with 450 watts and 10 speeds
- Stainless steel blades designed for chopping, grinding and pureeing
- Multiple speed settings including a pulse feature
- Large 6-cup BPA-free jar as well as to-go cup
- Backed by 10-year Metal Drive limited warranty and 3 year satisfaction guarantee
If you are looking for a versatile option that allows you to make multi-serving or single serving beverages all with one appliance, this Oster model is a great option. It’s particularly designed for blending smoothies and shakes, so it offers a number of features that are beneficial toward that purpose.
Additional pros include the following:
- Offers a wide range of speeds including a pulse feature for maximum control
- Comes with two BPA-free jars – one 6-cup and one to-go cup
- All-metal drive is incredibly durable, can blend up to 10,000 smoothies
Overall, this Oster offers some great features and accessories. Like all products, however, it does have a few pitfalls. This blender in particular might be better served with a more powerful motor for ice, and the container could be designed with a better pouring spout to prevent spillage during pouring.
Additional cons include the following:
- May not crush ice evenly without the addition of liquid
- Pour spout could be designed better – easy to spill during pouring
- Blending container might leak if you don’t reassemble it properly after washing