“Just wondering if anyone has a Thermomix and what do they think of it? Any regrets? Does it save you time? I have just been to a demo and it looks like a great time saver and less dirty dishes but I can’t really afford one. I’d wish you could try before you buy to see if you use it as much as you think you would. If I save I might be able to get one in a few years. So is it worth saving for? Would love to hear peoples thoughts on this.”

Posted by Lynn, 28/05/2013

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  • I’ve heard a few bad things about the Thermomix, they have a tendency to explode. But I think the manufacturers were working on improving that


  • I always wanted one but not after all the incidents!


  • I’ve noticed some people selling their thermies after upgrading. Maybe keep an eye out for those sales posts. Target also had a similar version without the price tag. Think it was around $300 – you could always look at that option if you’re not able to part with the big bucks for an official one. If you have a friend who has one, see if they will let you borrow it for the week to see if you would actually use it and if you like it.


  • Yes! Really interesting reading the comments on this!


  • Definitely worth the money. We have had ours for over 2 years now and couldn’t imagine being without it !!


  • everyone seem to have one these days and they all rave about it. haven’t been to a demo and have no money for it either


  • If you are looking to save money on your weekly food bill I would definitely recommend one. They are absolutely great and you can whip up snacks in a matter of minutes. Custard takes 7 minutes for example. The food is amazing, it cooks to perfection and really is simple to use. I guess its just hard getting the $2K together to purchase one!


  • yeah i was wondering the same thing. you can do so much in them though


  • Looks like I might have to buy that Target copy Thermomix :-)


  • I don’t know but I’d like to win one and find out lol!!


  • there are cheaper brands that probably work just as good.


  • No idea but I hope other mums can give you the answers you need.


  • A friend of mine felt the same way as you, she bought the Belini copy from target, about $400 and loves it


  • I haven’t got one and after gong too a demo I decided it was definitely not for us. Having said that some of my friends adore theirs. Go to a demo and taste samples to help you decide.


  • I’ve noticed other companies are making similar products for cheaper


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