The list author says: "These items are highly recommended additions to your raw food kitchen. They will make your life easier and also make preparing nutritious and delicious food a snap! These are the best values as well."
"A nice, basic ice cream maker for making raw almond, cashew, hazelnut, brazil nut ice creams and any fruit sorbet. Perfect size for feeding a family of 4-6. Get a bigger one if you plan to make more."
"A Vita-Mix is the basic tool of every raw foodists kitchen. You can find them less expensive than this, but don't skimp and get a less-powerful or reliable brand. Vita-Mix is even made in the U.S.A. -- a rarity these days."