As the name implies, meat grinders grind meat for dishes like burgers, meatloaves, sausages and others. However, meat grinders can be very expensive so if you want to buy one for your home, you have a lot of things to consider such as power, price, efficiency and size.
Here are some of the good choices you can check out if you want to buy your very own meat grinder.
Note: This list is in no particular order.
This compact meat grinder promises to help you grind generous quantities of meat within a short span of time thanks to its 2.5” head.
This meat grinder is powered with a ½ HP or 350-watt motor, supporting the claim of the company that this can grind meats in a short period of time, around 4 to 6 pounds per minute.
It has a #8 size grinder head made of rugged die cast aluminum for guaranteed dependability and durability. It includes 3 stainless steel grinding plates for your preferred grinds, a grinding knife, stuffing funnel and wrench so you can disassemble this product when you want to clean it.
Can you go an extra mile and purchase a heavy duty meat grinder for your home? If you can, get one of the best known brands like Weston, which offers 08-1201-W Commercial Electric Meat Grinder.
A heavy duty grinder, it can grind in huge quantities in a short span of time thanks to its 560W motor. It comes with full accessories you may want for your meat grinder and you can also disassemble it easily for cleaning.
Although known for their televisions, refrigerators and other big appliances, Panasonic actually makes meat grinders too! This meat grinder has a heavy duty design with stainless steel parts.
It also has three interchangeable cutting plates depending on how you want your meat to be chopped, minced or ground.
You even get a sausage and kibble attachment with this meat grinder and its 180w motor is protected with a circuit breaker that would protect your machine in case of power failure.
Do not let the size of this meat grinder fool you because this meat grinder has a 380-watt motor which can grind up to 2.9 lbs. per minute into sausages, spreads, appetizers or purees.
It is made of aluminum housing, making it durable and good for any season. This also has a metal auger, feeding tube and die-cast hopper that can handle five pounds’ worth of meat.
This grinder also has sausage tube attachments included when you purchase and interchangeable steel plating. You can even make sure that your meat is fully ground and it also has a reverse button to prevent clogging.
Although it is not from a known brand, this meat grinder is quite powerful thanks to its 550 watts motor and is capable of quick grinding in a short period of time.
The entire system is made of aluminum, making it durable for long-time use. It has a feed-screw shaft which is sealed with a rubber seal to prevent the motor from being affected by liquid and it also has a reverse function to prevent jamming.
You also get a free food tray, 2 iron cutting disks and kibble attachments if you want to make sausages with your meat grinder.
Omcan has been in the field of kitchen gadget making for the past 40 years and their meat grinders are among the best in the market. SM-G50 Electric Meat Grinder is an investment you should consider as it is fit for in-home use thanks to its 375 watt, 0.5HP motor.
It is made of anodized aluminum and you can reverse the grinding process if there is a problem or if something is clogged in the system while you are grinding. You will also get the usual accessories in this system if you purchase this machine.
Want to invest in a heavy duty but home-use meat grinder? Try out TSM Products 64012 No. 12 Electric Meat Grinder. This meat grinder has a 735 watt, 1 horsepower motor, making it capable of grinding 330 lbs of meat per hour without hassle.
It is made of stainless steel, making it long lasting and easy to clean. This system also has a 5/16-inch plate and ¼-inch plate with hub, depending on how you want your meat grounded.
If you are looking for a cheap but heavy duty meat grinder Nesco FG-180 500-Watt Food Grinder is something you should look at. It has a 500W motor which makes it easy to grind tons of meats for you in a few moments.
It also has a corrosion-resistant stainless steel construction, making it easy to clean up and operate. You can even change the grinding options of this grinder depending on what you want.
You also get the usual accessories with this product such as a food pusher, stuffing and grinding plates.
Want a meat grinder that can pretty much do all the recipes you can think of without spending too much on the machine? Weston has that for you and for this model; it includes a shredder/slicer attachment that would help you cut down things like cheese, garlic, and vegetables.
The 200W motor would help you grind faster than ever before. It is also very small, making it a very good machine to have if you are not really a heavy user of meat grinders. It also comes with three grinding blades and a meat tray.