The Top Rated Juice Extractors Of 2012

Best Overall: The Breville Juice Fountain Elite 800 JEXL

There is little argument among those in the know that if you want a juicer that can stand up to even the most difficult juicing situations it is the Breville Juice Fountain Elite 800 JEXL. Want to throw in a whole apple? No problem. The Juice Fountain’s three-inch shoot makes putting whole fruits in a breeze. Want to juice hard foods such as beets and carrots? A powerful, two-speed motor lends Breville the torque to juice even the hardest foods. These are just a few of the reasons that Consumer Search named Breville the best overall juice extractor and gave it 4.8 stars. Amazon reviewers—340 in all—gave the Juice Fountain Elite it an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

You can buy the Breville Juice Fountain Elite 800 at Amazon for about $300.

Best Small Juicer: Breville BJE200XL 700-Watt Compact Juice Fountain

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In the category of best small juicer, Breville wins it again. The Juice Fountain Elite’s little brother, the Breville BJE200XL 700-Watt Compact Juice Fountain, features the full-size juice extractor’s same three-inch shoot, so you can still toss in full fruits and vegetables. Its Cyclonic Juicing System operates at 14,000 RPMs to squeeze every last drop of juice out of your fruits and veggies. Plus, it produces results up to 10 times faster than other juices with 30 percent more yield. And, as compared to Breville’s larger version, you’ll save counter space. Consumer Search awarded it the title of best small juice extractor and Chefs reviewers gave it five stars.

It can be purchased at Amazon for about $100, where 348 reviewers gave it an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Cheatsheet: The Top Rated Kitchen Products Of 2011

Below is a compilation of the top rated kitchen products of 2011, based on the most credible reviews available.

To compile this list we consulted the following review sites: Consumer Reports,, Real Simple, Money Magazine, Sweet Maria’s and Coffee Geek.

Small Appliances

Coffee And Tea

Major Appliances



Water Filters

Kitchen Gadgets