Some of the best vegetable slicer brands as of 2015 include Paderno, Spiralizer and Benriner, according to Comparaboo. Vegetable slicers can be used to shred, chip and make straight cuts, and are used with a variety of fruits and vegetables.
The Paderno World Cuisine a4982779 Tri-Blade Plastic Spiral Vegetable Slicer is made of durable plastic and rated 4.5 stars out of a possible 5 by Amazon reviewers. The slicer includes three sets of blades for cutting ribbon, spiral and curly strands. It is easy to operate and requires minimal maintenance. Some Amazon reviewers complained that the slicer stains easily, although this can be resolved by cleaning it immediately after use to prevent natural dyes from setting.
The Sprilizer Envy Spiral Slicer Vegetable Cutter is rated 4.3 stars out of a possible 5 by Amazon reviewers. The special Japanese stainless steel blades do not rust and stay sharp. The slicer has built-in finger guards for comfort and safety, and is dishwasher safe and easy to clean. One Amazon reviewer however, complained about waste when using the slicer.
Finally, the Benriner Japanese Mandoline Slicer is rated 4.3 stars out of a possible 5 by Amazon reviewers. Its stainless steel blades are sharp, durable and easy to clean. The slicer comes with three different blades that can be adjusted for thickness. The model is particularly good for slicing firm vegetables such as radishes and carrots. One Amazon reviewer however, complained about the safety guard being uncomfortable to use.