This heavy-duty die-cast blender from BLACK+DECKER boasts 450-watts of Cyclonic Power Through operation remains a breeze thanks to ten varying speed settings plus pulse and the multi-level stainless steel blades. Combine that with the 5-cup, 42-oz. glass blending jar with Perfect Pour spout to deliver the goods (like smoothies, shakes and salsas!). And dishwasher-safe removable parts include a multitasking lid, which actually doubles as a 1-oz. measuring cup for added convenience, making this 2011 die-cast powerhouse (and you) a true mix master.