Offering the perfect blend of power and affordability, this blender was developed in partnership with Harley Pasternak, a New York Times bestselling author, celebrity trainer and nutritionist to Hollywood stars. Powered by a 1500-watt, 2-HP motor that produces 30,000 rpms, the Power Blender is fitted with an 8-blade system that can blend, crush, emulsify, chop, purée and liquefy whole fruits and vegetables, ice, frozen fruits and nuts. Ideal for making your morning smoothie, fresh hummus at snack time, or hot soup for dinner, the 2L Vortex Jar is large enough to serve the whole family. Comes with a bonus recipe book to help boost your healthy lifestyle. Smoothie Cup not included.