The Oster BLSTPB-WBL Smoothie Maker is an individual sized blender as well as a sports bottle all combined into one. It is designed in a manner to fit the user’s fast-paced and active lifestyle. With convenient and fast one touch blending; a person can create his or her favorite protein shakes, smoothies and many more to be enjoyed on the run, at home or in the office.
The Oster Blend blender is a powerful way of starting the day, as its 250-watt motor will pulverize ice and frozen fruit to blend the smoothie of one’s choice. A less mess is made since the user will be blending directly into a bottle, meaning there will be less to clean up. Its drinking lid is equipped with a carry hook that makes it easy for the user to take it with them as they carry on with their day. The stylish BPA-free plastic sports bottle weighing 20 ounces fits in the majority of car cup holders and is dishwasher safe. The blender is easy to store, given that its base is small enough to be kept on the counter each day.
The easy to use Oster Blend allows the owner to personalize the contents of his or her blended beverages while also controlling their ingredients. All one has to do is simply fill the sport bottle with ingredients from their favorite recipe, start blending and go about their day. Once the user has enjoyed their protein shake or smoothie, they can reuse their sport bottle in the course of the day to stay hydrated with beverages such as water.
There are several things that users find appealing about the Oster blender. One of them is that it is cheap, going for less than $40. In addition, it works amazingly well provided the user adds crushed ice cubes from the refrigerator’s ice dispenser as opposed to the giant half moon cubes. If whole cubes have to be added, it will work best if someone adds a little more liquid than usual and the give the sport bottle a mini shake blend.
Another benefit of the blender is that it is lightweight and has a small footprint. This is ideal for a small kitchen or someone having limited mobility and is unable to lift a large glass jar on a full-size blender. To activate the blades, one has to twist the bottle but is easily done with little resistance. The blender would be a perfect gift for health nuts. While some people can make blended coffee drinks with it, others will make protein shakes. In addition, it is ideal for dormitory rooms, as its wide range of bright colors ensures there is a shade that a student would like.
To get better results, it is advisable to add ingredients in reverse of regular blenders. They can be added in order of liquid, fruit, powder and then ice so as to attain the smoothest blending. In addition, the ingredients should be kept somewhere below the fill line.