We love KitchenAid stand mixers! If you are a large capacity baker, this heavy duty mixer is for you. Smaller sizes are available!
(Amazon Description):The KitchenAid (KSM8990NP) 8-Quart Stand Mixer is a large capacity baker's essential equipped to handle more than 8 pounds of dough for the perfect batch of cookies, bread, or crust in a single bowl.--- The bowl-lift design provides sturdy bowl support for stability for heavy ingredients or large batches. ---The lever smoothly raises the mixing bowl into position for efficient beater-to-bowl contact.--- The 10-speed slide control ranges from a very fast whip to a very slow stir and versatile power hub works with more than 12 available attachments to help you make anything and everything imaginable.--- Get professional results with the 1.3HP motor enabling your mixer to deliver consistent power to small and large loads with less heat build-up resulting in years of dependable mixing.--- The commercial mixer is NSF certified and includes Powerknead Spiral Dough Hook, Flat Beater, and Stainless Steel Wire Whip.