Everyone wants a cold drink and to be able to suck on ice cubes (not too big). Do you sometimes find yourself with lukewarm drinks for your guests before the fun starts because you run out of ice cubes? You have decided to get an ice crusher to remedy this kind of situation. But you don’t know which model to choose?
Don’t panic, I have a solution.
I love cold drinks with crushed ice. You might want to check out this Icebreaker that cracks your ice cubes with a few cranks.
I thought of making a buying guide followed by a comparison of some of the best models of ice crusher to help you find the one that is right for you.
What will you learn?
Top 5 best ice crushers
So here are the 5 ice cream crushers that are worth considering for home. These are clearly the best available.
1. Bar@drinkstuff Ice Crusher white plastic
The Bar @ drinkstuff Ice Crusher in white plastic has an elegant square design. Suitable for home use when making cocktails or refrigerated fruit display platters. Ice crushing is done manually. Washing is done by hand.
This is a basic manual ice crusher for troubleshooting only. It is clearly not recommended for regular use and its crushing capacity is limited.
- Manual ice crusher
- White plastic
- Metal teeth for crushing ice cubes
- Simple to use
- Ideal for home use
2.Bar Craft Ice Crusher Rotary Action Acrylic
The Bar Craft ice crusher stores crushed ice in a tank. ideal for a cocktail party with friends! It couldn’t be easier to make crushed ice in no time with this designer and practical ice crusher. Place ice in the container, close the crusher and activate the crank.
The crushed ice obtained is ideal for refreshing your fruity and colorful cocktails. The ice crusher is a tool that you will also use throughout the summer to make refreshing flavored crushed ice.
- ENJOY CRISP, COOL COCKTAILS: this manual ice crusher machine crunches through ice chunks to create glasses full of frosty goodness
- SIMPLE AND EASY: no expensive batteries or bulky gizmos here - just turn the handle and its stainless steel blades do the hard work
- BIG IDEAS: use it to make snow-cool cocktails like moscow mules or mojitos, or create iced desserts, or present fresh seafood
- IDEAL FOR HOME BARS: watch the ice collect in its clear acrylic container, then use the scoop to serve drinks with a dash of 'wow'
- USEFUL INFO: measures 15.5 x 13.5 x 28 cm (6 Inch x 5½ Inch x 11 Inch); comes gift boxed with a 12 month guarantee
3. VonShef manual crushed ice machine
The VonShef Ice Crusher crushes, grinds and slices ice into crushed ice for your drinks and cocktails. It grinds manually. No need for batteries or electricity.
It comes with an ice cube tray and an extra spoon to take crushed ice easily. The design is quite successful and brings a touch of elegance to your kitchen or your bar. The feet are non-slip for easy and efficient use when pounding.
4. Lacor 69310 electric grinder
The Lacor 69310 is a 100W electric ice crusher. It has a capacity of 0.50 liters (500 grams of ice) which is good. The ice is well crushed as expected. The grinder is noisy but it doesn’t last long.
It has an on / off switch, that’s about all you need to know. he does the job.
- Stainless Steel Blade.
- Perfect For Use In Home, Kitchen And Hotel Or Restaurant.
- Made From High Quality Material.
- Made In Spain.
- Measures 20.5 cm length by 18 cm width by 46.5 cm height
5. OneConcept Icebreaker /ice crusher
The oneConcept Icebreaker is a top ice crusher. this is the one we recommend if you want a quality electric one.
- EASY TO USE: Gone are the days of painstakingly crushing ice cubes to obtain crushed ice. Now it’s automatic with the Icebreakers Ice Mill. Install the filling funnel, pour in ice cubes and turn on the appliance.
- QUICK PREPARATION: the 3.5 l (3.5 kg of ice) capacity collector quickly fills with perfectly crushed small pieces of ice. The OneConcept Ice Crusher can prepare up to 15kg of crushed ice in an hour without producing ‘snow’.
- SAFETY: with such power it is natural that the Ice Crusher is equipped with two safety switches. So it only starts if the drip tray is properly engaged and you have activated the rocker switch on the front of the appliance.
- PRACTICAL: four suction feet hold the ice crusher in place and prevent unwanted slippage on the bar counter. Cleaning itself is made easy: run hot water through the Ice Crusher.
- INOX design: With its aesthetically appealing high-quality brushed stainless steel housing, the oneConcepts Icebreaker Ice Crusher cuts a fine figure from the outside and underlines its ice-crushing vocation with its matching look.
So? Have you made your choice? If you are still unsure, click here to view customer reviews of our favorite ice crusher.