09/13/2012 09:03 am ET

Cooking With A Cordless Power Drill (VIDEO)

Wait ... what? That's exactly what we were thinking when we saw this video for the first time. But once you get past the initial trepidation, it's actually ingenious. Forget about all those kitchen appliances covering your countertops, like the blender and food processor (and maybe even dishwasher?).

Use your cordless power drill to beat up a cake batter, whip up cream or egg whites, shred cheese, grind pepper and more. (We're a little iffy on the sponge attachment though -- it looks it might get just a little messy.)

So what are you waiting for? Watch the video above and get a drill.

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