The Cuisinart Mini-prep is a great tool and surprisingly inexpensive. If you can't shell out for a full-sized food processor, consider spending $30- $40 for a Cuisinart mini-prep. I have an older version that is not quite as big as the new one. I use it all the time to chop garlic, shallots, onions ginger and herbs. I know, you can do all these things with a simple knife, but the mini-prep will save you lots of time. The work bowl is small enough that it is easy to wash, yet large enough to take on sizable chopping jobs in a matter of seconds.
[content_upgrade cu_id="15680"]Get our free cookbook: 15 Recipes That Will Make You Look Like A Star[content_upgrade_button]CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD NOW[/content_upgrade_button][/content_upgrade]