The KitchenAid Artisan mixer is a fundamental piece in your kitchen. With its 325 watts of power, kneading, whipping cream or whipping until stiff is child's play. You'll be surprised how quick and easy it is to whip up cookie dough. This model comes with: a plate mixer to make everything from meatloaf to different types of dough; a balloon whisk for whipping egg whites, mayonnaise and similar things; and a hook for kneading and mixing various yeast doughs, and a splash-proof lid. All three have a solid structure and a simple and safe way to secure it to the mixer hook with a twist, it also has a 4.7 liter stainless steel bowl and 10 speeds, easily mix, knead and beat your favorite ingredients. For even more versatility, the adapter is designed to use the motor's power to operate optional accessories (sold separately), from food choppers to pasta makers and more.