The Elite Mini Processor is the perfect little helper for smaller food preparation such as home-made baby food. Compact in size and with a dual blade sharp on one side for chopping and puréeing and blunt on the other for grinding. The dual blade also features the new Cuisinart BladeLock technology where the blade locks into the base, so you don't have to worry about the blade falling out when you pour. The Cuisinart Mini Processor is a 'must have' for every kitchen. Use the chopping function for garlic onions spices and herbs. The grind function is great for chocolate nuts peppercorns and coffee beans. The Mini Processor also allows you to prepare sauces, dips and drinks and is suitable for both hot and cold food. The top of the lid has two holes which you can drizzle oil through. The Cuisinart Mini-Prep Plus has a patented reversible motor and is extremely easy to clean as all removable parts are dishwasher safe. It's compact design makes it easy to store and easy to use.