"As far as citrus juicers go, the CJ650W is well worth considering, especially for the price."
The BLACK+DECKER CJ650W Citrus Juicer is about as elegant as you can get when it comes to selecting a citrus juicer to buy. The sleek and modest CJ650W is a ‘what you see is what you get’ type of kitchen appliance, with no hidden controls and no hidden faults. It’s an electric citrus juicer with a 32 oz maximum capacity and comes with a price tag of between just $20 and $60. This is an extremely cheap citrus juicer when you consider what you get; freshly squeezed citrus juice with minimal effort required from you. While it may not look like much, big things come in small sizes.
When it comes to appearance, Black & Decker CJ650W has taken on the less is more approach with the design. Although quite simplistic, the overall style of this citrus juicer is smooth, sophisticated and uncomplicated. This citrus juicer is available in a white finish and will be difficult to look out of place in any kitchen theme, primarily because of its compact size. The Black & Decker CJ650W weighs just 1.75 pounds and measures 5 x 8 x 9.5 inches, so it’s undoubtedly one of the smallest electric citrus juicers on the market. One of the benefits of this juicer’s design, is that it comes with a storage cover, keeping the juicer nice and clean so it’s ready to be used straight out of storage. This light-weight juicer can be stored away easily which makes it ideal if you don’t require it to be on the countertop all the time.
As a citrus juicer, this isn’t going to have the functions and capabilities of more technically advanced juicers, but those aren’t the reasons customers buy citrus juicers. The beauty of citrus juicers is that they are easy to use and provide you with fresh juice in minutes, with minimal preparation. All you have to do with the Black & Decker CJ650W is cut your chosen citrus fruits in half, press the halves onto the pressure-activated cone and the juicer does all the hard work for you. The juicing process is over quickly and efficiently, and if you want to get the most juice extracted from the fruit, the CJ650W comes with a self-reversing cone which changes the direction the juice is extracted to get the most out of it.
The Black & Decker CJ650W juicer also comes with adjustable pulp control, so you can customize the type of juice you want with the simple pull of a lever. You can choose the amount of pulp you want in your juice drink, and any flesh that is leftover remains in the strainer, so you can use it for other things such as baking a cake if you wish. This makes this citrus juicer versatile, as the pulp can be used for other recipes if you so desire. The other fantastic feature this high-quality juicer has, is a dual-purpose cone, quickly adjusting to accommodate larger citrus fruits like grapefruits, oranges and smaller citrus fruits like lemons and limes. This shows off the CJ650W’s versatility further and makes it a great addition to your kitchen.
Ease of Use
As well as being adaptable, this juicer from BLACK+DECKER is exceptionally easy to use, so you won’t be deterred by lots of technical gadgets which is great if you want a juicer that’s straightforward and comfortable to process. The CJ650W comes with easy-to-read measurements on the side of the container so you can clearly see the quantity of juice you’re making. This is especially useful if you require a certain amount for a recipe or other drinks. Also, this juicer also has a drip-free pouring spout, so you can pour the juice into a glass of your choice without making a mess everywhere. This is hugely beneficial as it also minimizes the amount of clean-up there is to do afterwards, not that there’s a lot of clean-up required with this top-quality juicer!
The container that the freshly squeezed juice pours into also acts a pitcher, including a comfortable handle and spout. This minimizes the effort required to making your juice drinks, as you don’t have to faff around with pouring the juice from one container into another. This is excellent thinking from BLACK+DECKER and adds to the citrus-juice making experience, making it as quick and easy as possible. This pitcher has a maximum capacity of 32 oz, which will make plenty of juice in one go. Furthermore, the CJ650W is very easy to clean, especially as all the parts are removable and dishwasher-safe. This certainly puts this juicer up there in terms of ease of cleaning as even the most expensive juicers don’t come with dishwasher-safe components. With quick and easy clean-up, safe storage and great tasting juice, what more could you want from a citrus juicer?
Overall, the CJ650W juicer from BLACK+DECKER is extremely cheap to buy, exceptionally simple to function and delivers excellent quality juice in minutes. This is certainly one of the more straightforward citrus juicers available to purchase, but with electric power and uncomplicated controls, this inexpensive juicer delivers. It’s an excellent choice for someone looking to make small batches of juice for immediate use and is also a great accessory for smaller kitchens as it can be easily stored away. This juicer comes with a 2-year limited warranty so you know if something does go wrong with it, the fault will be corrected. As far as citrus juicers go, the CJ650W is well worth considering, especially for the price. Simple, stylish and effortless to use.