The Ace Multi-Use Cooking and Beverage Blender is designed with 8 Smart One-Touch programs. With the Ace, preparing your favorite Smoothie, Purée, Frozen Dessert, Soy, Rice, Nut/Oat Milks, and Soup are as easy as pressing a button! Create homemade, Almond, Nut, Oat, Rice and Soy Beverages along with butters. Not only can you create unique beverages, you can prepare hot soups, purée vegetables and baby food all in one-pitcher. The Ace features 3 manual blending speeds, 4 cold blending programs, and 4 hot blending programs. Cold blending programs are ideal for Smoothies and Frozen Desserts. Whereas, hot blending programs provides you the ability to cook fresh ingredients combining boiling and blending for one-pitcher meals. The premium-glass pitcher is highly resistant to changes in temperature. During the cooking process, the display will provide you with real-time cooking temperatures (Fahrenheit or Celsius) so you can check on the cooking progress at a glance. A powerful and quiet motor with a speed of 23,000 RPM allows you to crush, blend and pulverize the toughest ingredients in seconds. The Pulse / Clean permits you to break up large chunks of food or thoroughly clean the blender. Free Recipe App with Blender Recipes: www.instantpot.com/app8 Smart Built-in Programs: Smoothie, Purée, Ice Cream, Crushed Ice, Soy Milk, Rice Milk, Almond, Nut/Oat Milk, and Soup. 3 Manual Blending Speeds: Low, Medium and High, blender will beep 3 times and begin blending at the selected speed. 4 Cold Blending Programs: Smoothies, Ice Cream, Crushed Ice, and Almond (Nut)/Oat Milk. 4 Hot Blending Programs: Purée, Soy Milk, Rice Milk and Soup, with the ability to toggle between 2 options for purée, rice milk and soup. Pitcher: Premium-quality 60 ounce (1.75 Liters) glass pitcher which includes a concealed heating element and 8 machine ground stainless steel blades. Accessories include: Food tamper, 150mL / 5oz measuring cup, cleaning brush with bristles, and a food-safe strainer bag with drawstring. The strainer bag is made with lint-free material and machine washable.