When you have the right instruments making crushed ice is excellent and simple to you. Just grab the ice cube from the freeze and throw it into the blender or food processor such as- Ninja or Vitamix blender or food processor then crush away. crushed ice will cool a drink quickly and get a drink watery quickly. So it is perfect for smoothie and cocktails, it helps to achieve fine consistency. Besides, serving cocktail drinks over crushed ice is an easy way to dress up a drink.
1. Pour a few pieces of ice cube into the blender or food processor:
2. Blend the ice until you have crushed ice of the desired size:
3. Put the ice into the strainer to drain the excess water:
Some of the ice will melt due to the high temperature of the motor. So it pours into the strainer then you get only crushed ice. If you don’t have a strainer, then cover the top of the blender or food processor to block the ice.
4. Use the crushed ice immediately or store it for later:
Q: Does ice cube sharpen blender blade?
Q. Will ice break my blender?
Q. What is the best way to crush ice?
Q. Does crush ice make my drink colder?
Q. Why is crushed ice so good?
Q. If I have not a blender, how can I crush ice manually?
Q. How do I blend ice smoothly?
To blend the ice smoothly, add ice slowly for example — add few ice cubes at a time, press the pulse button and blend it at high speeds. After that, add remaining ice cubes and blend it at high speeds. Then, the crushed ice will be smooth or fine in texture.