The classic KitchenAid has had a lovely makeover for 2021 – and we are loving it. This stand mixer, along with the Kitchenaid Artisan Blender, both have an all-new look in the colour that is named honey. This golden-orange hue is said to be a nod towards happier and sweeter times – the sweetness we experience when coming together with friends and family. What do we think? It's a lovely pop of colour to add to an otherwise neutral kitchen – we'll have one of each, please!
Related: Best stand mixers 2021 – the top food mixers for baking, whipping and kneading dough
These new coloured KitchenAid appliances are officially available to buy online. However, the stand mixer is already sold out (no surprise there), but the blender is still available to buy – just get in quick! Here's what else to know...
KitchenAid colour of the year 2021
KitchenAid's colour of the year for 2021 is Honey. Why honey? Warmer shades, similar to this honey colour, are seen by people as being mood-boosting, optimistic and charismatic – exactly the things we want to feel when in our kitchen, getting our bake on while in lockdown. Here's what's available...
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KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer in Honey
Onto the blender: do we really have to say much? This bestseller can be used for smoothies, dips, sauces, milkshakes and so much more – with five speed settings, as well as three pre-set recipe programmes and even a self-cleaning cycle. You can use this blender to smooth the hardest of ingredients from nuts to ice and even coconut. It comes in 12 colours in total, and included in the box you'll get a 1.4l ribbed glass jar – the perfect size for families. With a compact footprint due to its nature, this blender can still take centre stage in your kitchen, especially if you choose it in a striking colour. The new honey one, for instance...
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Related: Best blenders – the top models for making smoothies, soups and much more
Previous KitchenAid colours of the year...
We've popped some photos below of previous KitchenAid colours of the year, so we can have a look back over the years to see what was in fashion, when. Some bold decisions here...
2020 – Kyoto Glow
2019 – Misty Blue
2018 – Bird of Paradise
What do you think? Will KitchenAid's lovely new honey colour be making an appearance in your kitchen? We hope so!
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