The SoupExpress 3-Speed Blender is a multi-purpose kitchen appliance. With the four-blade cutting system, you can easily make bread crumbs, chop nuts and dice vegetables. Blending smoothies and making sauce is easy using this black and stainless steel blender. In addition, the BPA-free blender has three cook settings. Make tasty homemade soup in a snap using this handy appliance. The temperature controls correspond to different degrees of stove heat, allowing you to simmer, saute and boil. The SoupExpress 3-Speed Blender is great for kitchenettes, offices and other places where access to a stove is limited. There are innumerable combinations of ingredients and techniques to create many types of foods with this blender. This blender and soup maker also has a timer.