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Apr 6th '14, 15:15 PM  
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Does anyone own a juicer?

I've been dying to get one for years but they are incredibly expensive. Now that spring is here I keep thinking about all the lovely veggies that I can run through a juicer. Does anyone here have one? Do you use it enough to get your money's worth from it?
Apr 7th '14, 17:22 PM  
Stephen Reed
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I think a blender is a better option IMHO. Drinking your calories is not always the best of plans anyhow, but with a blender, at least you keep all the fibre too, which slows gut emptying and helps with colon health etc
Apr 7th '14, 19:21 PM  
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I own a juicer which I bought for around £90 which was a reduced price. I haven't used it nearly enough to make it worthwhile though!
Apr 7th '14, 20:01 PM  
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think its one of those things that you think is a good thing to buy at the time but use for the first week and then get bored of it lol. anyway fresh fruit is expensive especially to get a glassful
Apr 7th '14, 22:23 PM  
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I've recently ordered the JML rapido

I'm a bit of a sucker for kitchen gadgets and really wanted the Kenwood SB266 smoothie maker (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Kenwood-0WSB.../dp/B0014IOB3E) but the rapido looks like it will have more use.... fingers crossed!

Jun 9th '14, 04:03 AM  
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I don’t own a juicer and I’ve never considered buying one. I have been using my regular blender to make smoothies and shakes for years. There are also a lot more nutritional benefits associated with blending.
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