Do you need to cut fruits or vegetables thinly and evenly but cant get the desired results with an ordinary kitchen knife.
A mandoline is the perfect gadget giving you the ability to slice a variety of thickness’s, dice, julienne and even cube.
Easy to use and a fast clean-up, comfortable hand guard that grips food securely and a convenient height adjustments are all important features in a mandoline slicer.
Below is a selection of the best mandoline food slicers.
OXO Good Grips Hand Held Mandoline Slicer
This hand held is mandaline from the OXO Good Grips range and allows you to make perfect even slices.
You use the soft knob on the side to adjust it for slices in 3 levels of thickness.
A food holder protects your hands from the stainless steel blade and also covers the blades when not in use.
The clear surface shows the accumulating slices below and it can be used on a cutting board, a plate or you can hook it over a bowl.
It has a non slip handle and can be cleaned in a dishwasher.
Selkin Borner V1 V® Slicer (White)
The V1 Authentic V Slicer hand held mandoline from Selkin Borner is still recognised as one of the best mandolins available.
It slices, dices, chips and chops using either the plain insert (thick/thin), 3.5mm insert (fine strips) and a 10 mm insert (for chips).
The vegetable safety holder keeps your fingers safe and also ensures you have no waste.
Simple to use, easy to clean and a V1 storage box is available to purchase separately.
Oxo Good Grips Chefs Mandoline Slicer, White
This top quality chefs mandoline slicer from the Oxo Good Grips range has a textured stainless steel runway that prevents food from sticking.
Straight and wavy blades can be set to any slice thickness using a soft dial.
The curved body leaves plenty of space underneath for the sliced food to accumulate.
A soft handle is set lower than the body to ensure a comfortable grip, it also keeps your hand out of the way when in use.
For comfort the food holder has a soft top and all blades are safely covered when not in use.
The non slip feet keep it stable and secure on your worktop.
The body and holder are dishwasher safe but the blades are hand wash only.
Kimmos Stainless Steel Professional Mandoline Slicer 7 in 1 Set
This compact stainless steel professional mandoline slicer from Kimmos has 7 different stainless steel blades for a variety of slicing, grating and shredding options.
The easy turn soft dial allows you to select the slice thickness or thin or thick julienne strips.
The non-skid folding stand gives firm stability on your worktop.
There is a safety holding guard to keep your fingers safe when slicing.
The 7 blades included are a cucumber blade, a coarse grater blade, a fine grater blade, a julienne blade (4mm), a julienne blade (7mm), a julienne blade (10mm) and a potato blade which are kept securely protected in portable container.
Andrew James Electric Mandolin Fruit And Vegetable Slicer
This electric mandoline slicer from Andrew James is the safest and most efficient way to slice your fruit and vegetables.
The slicer does all the hard work without your fingers ever getting close to the sharp blades.
You get 3 different and clearly labelled blades for varying thickness, a handy ice shaver, a grater and a french fry attachment.
Put your food in the chute, press the button and push lightly with the food pusher.
The food is dispensed into the removable collection tray for your convenience.
Easy to clean with all parts being dishwasher safe.