Hotpoint KM040AX0 Kitchen Machine review
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- Kitchen machine
The first stand mixer from Hotpoint, the Kitchen Machine KM040AX0 is capable of whipping, stirring, mixing and beating - all of the basic necessities required by the everyday home baker. But is this sleek-looking stand mixer a smooth operator in the kitchen?
- Pros and cons
- Is it good at mixing, whisking and whipping?
- Is it good at kneading dough?
- Is there anything I should watch out for?
- Is there anything else I need to know?
- Should I buy it?
- TypeKitchen machine
- Height36 cm
- Width32 cm
- Depth43 cm
- Additional InfoWe introduced new stand mixer tests in 2018 to better assess performance and to better record additional features. This stand mixer has been tested to the old test programme, and as such the results aren't directly comparable with those tested from 2018 onwards.
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