The food processor may be a cook's best friend. This tool has so many uses it covers meal preparation for each time of the day: breakfast, lunch, snack, and dinner. MIX! decided to highlight the food processor because this gadget can cut down meal preparation time, and that's just what every college student wants.
Use your food processor this winter for pureeing soups and sauces. You can have homemade spaghetti sauce in no time. Snacks are vital to the survival of the student, so pull out your food processor and make some delicious salsa or chip dip. Food processors usually come with multiple blades for different cuts. So try one of the blades for slicing or dicing vegetables for a side dish, salad, or topping. Or you can try the shredding blade for shredding cheese. You'll love how quickly it gets the job done!
You can find a plethora of food processor recipes for each meal of the day and even more complicated things like bread or pie crust. In all cases, a food processor speeds up the preparation process and helps contain the mess.