Overachieving kitchen appliancesÂ are really good. The new Cuisinart PowerBlend Duet Blender/Food Processor has the ability and the power to do 2 things in one time. it has interchangeable work vessels and it is capable of a variety of tasks. If you run it in food processor mode, then you can slice, shred or chop. You are also able to exchange the 3-cup food processor work bowl for the 56-oz. glass blender jar brings even more prepping abilities to the countertop. The standard blender features that include: Pulse, Stir, Mix, Puree, Chop and Crush Ice. With its nice features this multitasking appliance is quite useful.