Food processor is the umbrella term of both kitchen mixers and food processors. Depending on the preparation you can choose from different kitchen machines. You use a food processor for kneading, kneading and mixing. So you choose a kitchen mixer when you start baking, and especially make dough and batter. A food processor comes in handy during cooking. You mix and chop simple hard ingredients such as nuts. In addition, other kitchen appliances such as blenders and blenders are often also seen as a food processor.