Pie, ice cream sundaes and hot chocolate aren't complete without a big dollop of whipped cream. And while a can of the readymade stuff will work in a pinch — making your own whipped cream is so much better.
While you can use a whisk or an electric mixer to get the job done having a whipped cream dispenser does all the work for you — just put a nitrous oxide cartridge (sold separately) into the dispenser, fill with heavy cream, screw the top and you are in business. When your done with the... dispenser for the night you can just store it in the fridge for a few days because we are sure you'll find something to put it on.
And besides whipped cream you can uses this gadget for fluffy mousses, frothy sauces, and more.
So, what are you waiting for —here are the best whipped cream dispensers to bring your desserts to top chef status:
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Made to last, but still budget friendly, this dispenser will make plenty of whipped cream for family gatherings, parties and the neighborhood ice cream social, too. If you’re avoiding dairy, you can also use coconut milk in this dispenser. For best results, the coconut milk should be chilled before using.
This has a lightweight but sturdy aluminum body and three long-lasting professional grade stainless steel nozzles for dispensing pretty clouds of whipped cream with different designs onto ice... cream, cakes, pies, puddings and more.
The matte aluminum finish looks classic and provides a secure grip. The dispenser should be washed by hand.
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If you’re looking for a professional-quality cream whipper that will last for years, look no further. The head and body of this dispenser are made from high-quality stainless steel. There’s a removable stainless steel piston and a silicone seal with a quick-release tab so you can clean every little space quickly and easily.
Since stainless steel won’t stain, retain odors, or react with acidic foods, you can leave your lemon mousse mixture chilling in the container in the fridge with no worries... about oxidation or off-flavors.
This includes a decorator tip with stainless steel threads for secure attachment, and a cleaning brush. It is entirely dishwasher safe, but is easy to rinse clean and wash in warm soapy water. For professional use, it is NSF certified.
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This attractive black whipper does the job at an affordable price. It has an aluminum head and body with reinforced threads that make it more durable that similar low-cost options with plastic heads. Since aluminum is lighter than stainless steel, it’s easier to use for longer periods of time, and the lacquered finish will stay attractive for a long time.
This included three decorating tips and a cleaning brush for cleaning the tips. The container rinses clean easily and should only be hand... washed.
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Most cream whippers are designed for cold use, for making whipped cream, mousses or chilled frothy sauces. This whipper takes it a step further, since you can also use it for making warm froths and whips. Even if that’s something you don’t think you’ll need, it also ensures that the whipper is made to high quality standards. When you decide to make a warm foam to top your coffee, you’ll be ready.
This has a stainless steel bottle and head that are designed for professional use and are dishwasher... safe. The stainless steel is stain-resistant and nonreactive, so you can load it with acidic liquids and store it in the refrigerator with no worries about oxidation or off-flavors.
This includes three different stainless steel tips: a star, a straight tip and a tulip tip. It also includes a cleaning brush for the tips. The one pint whipper is the perfect size for most home uses, but this design is also available in half-pint and in quart sizes for smaller or larger batches.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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Bring your whipped cream flourishes to a new level with this commercial grade whipper that includes seven different tip styles. This is made from food-grade stainless steel that won’t stain or react with acidic foods, so your lime mousse can be stored in the refrigerator in the whipper without worries about oxidation or off flavors.
This includes six interchangeable colored silicone bands for a secure grip. If you’ve got more than one whipper, you can use the bands to color-code the containers,... so you know which one has the chocolate mousse, which has the lemon mousse, and which has the sweetened whipped cream.
The tips include three decorating nozzles for making fancy whipped cream designs and four injector nozzles for injecting whipped cream or mousse into pastries or cupcakes. A cleaning brush for the nozzles is also included. This should be hand washed.
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This cute little half-pint whipper takes less storage space than its larger cousins, but it still produces plenty of whipped cream for family desserts. If you’re serving more people, just refill, recharge and keep dispensing.
This is made from aluminum and includes three different decorating tips to make your desserts look pretty. Since aluminum is lightweight and this is half the size of the 1-pint models, it’s easier to hold than heavier whippers.
This should be hand washed with warm soapy... water.
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Just grab the handles and pull up and push down. The spinners inside spin rapidly to whip the cream. While you can whip cream with a hand mixer or stand mixer, they aren’t particularly efficient when you have a small amount. This whipper is ideal for those small amounts, when you need just enough whipped cream for one or two servings in one batch.
This isn’t a one-trick pony, though. It can be used to emulsify salad dressings, make mayonnaise, or whip drinks to a froth. Measurements on the side... are in ounces and milliliters, so you can measure ingredients right in the container.
The handles are a comfortable silicone that’s easy to grip. The base is removable and works as a lid for the container for storing your finished food. When it’s empty, it’s dishwasher safe, for easy cleaning.
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