March 6th, at 7: I had centrifugal juices: April 18th, at 5: Argus Le comes with large number of accessories including brush, filters, pulp cups, bowl, pusher etc. I have no idea about the what where and why of juicer machines in Nigeria, that is far outside my reach!! It shows that argus le is committed about its after sales services. So it does juice the greatest range of fruits and vegetables, including the thin stuff like wheatgrass and even herbs.
I am glad you brought up these points because they are a source of confusion for those new to juicing or buying their first juice extractor. The high speed of the Breville Juice Fountain and all centrifugal based juice extractors does create heat that will kill some nutrition.
However, juice is so nutritious that even with some nutrients destroyed there is still a plethora of nutrients left over. So the juice created by these machines is still very beneficial, no doubt about it.
However, as you stated the Breville and all centrifugal juicers cannot juice wheatgrass, the mechanism used and the speed that they juice at cannot extract the juice from something as thin as wheatgrass. They can extract some juice from some thicker leaves like that of kale, spinach, etc, but are not so effective at this. These centrifugal machines are best used for solid items like apples, carrots etc.
If you want to juice all sorts of fruits and vegetables, including leafy greens, wheatgrass and even herbs then a masticating or triturating juice extractor is the way to go.
So they do produce more nutritious juice. They are a level up from centrifugal machines. Wheatgrass is not by any means essential to a diet, you can get a wonderful range of antioxidants and other nutrients by juicing a variety of fruits and veggies.
Thank you for your quick and informative reply. I am amazed at how many choices there are when it comes to juicers. I can explain in detail the anatomy of the human ear, and the differences between a defense and a , but I am awash in confusion when it comes to the complexities of the juicer market.
You provide a tremendous service for all of us trying to live a healthier lifestyle through juicing. Thank you again for taking your time to provide this service. I watched a youtube. That fact and your comments have me rethinking my choice for a juicer.
Can the masticating and triturating machines deal easily with beets and carrots and ginger and things like that? I would prefer to make an investment in something that would be quiet, easy to clean, and as inclusive of the many varieties of fruits and vegetables as possible.
Any suggestions would be helpful. Yep, the Breville is noisy, a little bit like kick starting a motorcycle, but it is super fast. It is a great way to wake the kids up. It is a great machine, and uses magnets and ionizing technology to bring more alkalinity to the juice, which reduces oxidation and increases the shelf-life of the juice. While this and other triturating machines juice beets, carrots, and ginger effectively, producing higher juice yields and nutritional value than both masticating and centrifugal juicer machines, it is harder work to use the triturating machines.
You need to use a bit of muscle to push the tougher vegetables into the twin gears, a little less force is needed for masticating juicers, and less still for centrifugal machines.
The Green power Kempo comes with a fruit attachment, for juicing softer fruits, which it does fine. You can also make nut butters, baby food, healthy sorbets and pasta with it too. So it does juice the greatest range of fruits and vegetables, including the thin stuff like wheatgrass and even herbs. The noise level is considerably less than that of the centrifugal machines. I also find the triturating machines easier to clean than the centrifugal machines since there are no serrated edges.
The metal filter baskets in centrifugal machines also need a bit of a scrub. Triturating machines wash down easier. I just want to thank you again for all your help with my education about juicers. I decided to buy the Omega VRT, and used it for the first time tonight.
It worked very well. My only hope now is to get used to the taste of the juice. Yes, I am a grown man, and yes, I did use the word yuck. But I will continue to try different combinations until I find some that I like. I suppose juicing a jelly donut kind of defeats the purpose right? Anyway, thanks again for your help. You guys rock like a beet! I really like those top-loading masticating juicers.
Glad you like it. Wow, what a well done page—loved the you tube feeds also. I feel ready to make the plunge now. I have a Juiceman, and love the juice. I love the quiet of the slow speed, love how much more juice you get etc. My Juiceman is a very good little machine, it was a fair price and seems pretty solid. I saw on one you tube that I can make muffins and crackers…Not sure I want to open up that old addiction.
Could you guys start a pulp page??? Hi, I was just reading through the recommendations on juicers, and honestly this is the best juicing website I have come across. My boyfriend and I are looking into getting our first juicer, slowly making the transition into eating organics,ect.
He seems pretty set on getting a Jack Lalanne juicer saw the infomercial will this work well as a starting out juicer? After reading the reviews I really wanted a masticating one, but it is a little out of the price range. Hello, I am also considering the Jay Kornich juicer. Has anyone had any experience with this product?
Hello,not used to juicing but decided since it helps me consume more fruits than I can chew. Where can I buy the best juice extractor that can juice cane sugar as well. Are these Juicers mentioned available here in Nigeria since i have not seen them around?
The ones I saw were different. I have no idea about the what where and why of juicer machines in Nigeria, that is far outside my reach!! Is a masticator the way to go? Hello, new to the juicing world and have wanted to buy a juicer for a while now. The only question I have to ask Darren is this, how do you feel about the new Nutribullet?
I just need an honest opinion about that product. At the moment im leaning towards the breville but the guy on tv keeps telling me to buy his product haha. Appreciate your timely reply. I have never used the nutribullet but it looks pretty neat and very powerful. However, technically it is a blender and not a juice extractor, and I am not as familiar with blenders. Hello Darren, It has been so great to find out you blog about juice maker. I am new to juice maker world.
I want to buy one to make juice for my family instead of buying commercial juice with preservative. Does one and two gears make MUCH different in juice quality? If my bugget ranging from huron, omega to Green Power, which is the best buy and with which model? Sorry for the late response! It is such a great idea to make the change from store-bought juice to fresh juice. To be honest with you, whether you buy the Omega, Hurom, or Green Power you are going to get awesome quality juice that provides excellent health benefits.
However, if you do want to get little more juice and nutrition from your fruits and veggies, then the Green Power goes the extra mile because it is a triturating juicer, and the Hurom and Green Power are masticating juicers. So yep, the twin gears do make a difference — not a massive difference, but definitely a difference. If so, which one. The nutribullet looks like a neat little device, but you cannot really make a comparison with the machines reviewed on this page.
The infomercial hypes up the nutribullet to be some other amazing thing different to a blender, but that is just marketing, it is a blender, and not one of the best blenders at that. For more info about blending vs juicing check out our page — http: Citrus fruits can be juiced in centrifugal, masticating and triturating juicers so it is not necessary to get a separate citrus juice extractor if you are getting one of these other units.
Mail will not be published required. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Even though there are many juice extractors on the market to choose from, it is good to know that there are only three basic types — 1 Centrifugal Juicers 2 Masticating Juicers single gear juicers 3 Triturating Juicers twin gear juicers Centrifugal Juice Extractors Centrifugal Juice extractors are made with powerful high-speed motors that make juicing quick and easy.
What are the Health Benefits of Green Juice? June 3rd, at 8: July 9th, at August 6th, at August 8th, at 1: If you plan to juice mostly vegetables leafy greens, herbs, wheatgrass, and root veggies on a daily basis then you need a reliable, high-performing masticating-style single-gear or twin-gear juice extractor. Here are some high-quality vegetable juicers that juice vegetables and greens well.
Green Star and Green Star Elite juice extractors are undoubtedly the best household juicers regarding nutrient content, storage life, and extraction efficiency. Green star juice machines are twin-gear units equipped with advanced features like bioceramic and magnetic technologies for increased extraction efficiency of nutrients.
Samson Juicers aka Oscar Vitalmax Juicer. Two models are available: Samson juicers are excellent for juicing vegetables, leafy greens and wheatgrass. It has other functions besides juicing pasta, nut butter, baby food, fruit sorbet making , making the Lexen Electric Healthy a great economy kitchen appliance. Juice vegetables that you like the most and not just sweet carrots or beets. Include green leaves spinach, lettuce, wheatgrass, celery stalk and leaves, parsley for chlorophyll intake.
Let your taste buds get used to the fresh, natural taste of pleasant tasting veggie juices first then experiment with harsh tasting greens like kale and cabbage. Juice a few apples together with a medium celery root, some stalks and leaves and a few sticks of carrots. Apple is a neutral fruit that you can use together with vegetables and other fruits when making juices.
Provided the juice is stored as outlined above, then the juice will last for up to 48 hours. Additional Tips and Advice. Mail will not be published required. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. It is very important that juice is stored in an air-tight container. Filling the container to the brim is best, this will reduce any excess air in the vessel. Alternatively there are tools that pump the excess air out of containers. Keep the juice refrigerated. This keeps the juice cool and in the dark, 2 important factors for preserving fresh-made juice.