A Powerful Blender
- Vitamix A3500: $599.95
What makes the Vitamix blender worth its hefty price tag is its reliability. Vitamix is the high-end blender brand least likely to encounter problems by the fourth year of ownership, and owners reported significantly fewer problems than with other brands, according to Consumer Reports. It’s also extremely versatile — it can be used to make smoothies, soups, dips, spreads and frozen desserts.