Meet the Braun Multiquick 7 Hand Blender : a handy tool that lets you chop, whisk, blend, mash, and do a whole lot more. You can control the blending speed with one hand and make custom blends with less effort. The blender has stainless steel blades, a bell-shaped blending shaft, 20-oz plastic beaker, stainless steel whisk, masher attachment and food processor attachment.
This video shows the blender in action. Costs under $120 at this time.