Coffee touches your soul and for many people (ME), it is the most important meal of the day. A good coffee maker DOES make a difference in the quality of the coffee. Planning to buy a new coffee machine for your home or office? Today we have listed some of the best coffee machines that are available for purchase.
Here are our top picks for coffee machines. Read. Buy. Enjoy.
10. Personal Coffee Maker by Black and Decker ($17.99)
This is a personal coffee maker and brews directly into the given mug. Permanent filter. Shuts off automatically and easy to clean. This brews only 1 cup and takes little space. The filter can be cleaned easily and is ideal for people who drink alone. It takes around 3-5 minutes for brewing. Inexpensive and brews right into the travel mug.
9. Aicok Coffee Maker ($46.99)
Aicok has designed one of the most compact single serving coffee maker. Light in weight and great for travel. The process starts with a single button and shuts off automatically. This coffee maker has been specially designed for the K-cups. Mug and the K-cup are not included in this package. You simply pour in water, place k-cup inside and turn the locking mechanism. You press the power button and after 3 minutes, you have your cup of delicious coffee. The more the water the more time it takes to heat it up. Instructions are clearly printed and very easy to use.
8. Zojirushi Coffee Maker ($154.00)
This is a 10-cup coffee maker and keeps coffee warm for hours. The water tank is removable, and you can quickly fill it. It has an automated cleaning cycle and thumb activated pouring.
“I can honestly say it’s one of the finest cups of coffee I have had that wasn’t made by a barista.” – Amazon customer review
It has large bright buttons and comes with a guide. It also has battery backup for clock and brew timer. It uses standard basket filters, and they pop right out for easy cleaning. Coffee tastes clean and fresh even after hours. It’s well- insulated and well-designed. Clean – up require seconds and brew time is pretty fast. It doesn’t come with a permanent basket so you’ll have to use paper filters.
Easy to use. Good Coffee.
7. BUNN Coffee Brewer ($116.99)
This brews around 4-10 cups in 3 minutes. The insulated thermal vacuum keeps the coffee warm for upto 2 hours. The Spray head has been designed such that it ensures complete flavour extraction. There might be a little problem with the heating element. But the coffee tastes good and it is very fast. By 2 – 2.5 minutes you are done. It doesn’t steam while brewing. It warms water itself but it requires BUNN filters and occasional cleaning.
“Easily the best coffee maker that I have ever used.” – Amazon
6. Keurig K15 Coffee Maker ($79.99)
KEURIG includes a recipe notebook and comes in 11 different colors. Stylish and sleek coffee comes pouring out in 45 seconds to 2 minutes. It doesn’t have a reservoir so you will have to add fresh water for each cup. The taste is great and it is convenient and efficient. Great for travellers and college students.
5. BUNN Coffee Brewer ($94.34)
BUNN brews about 4 – 10 cups in under 2 minutes. The new spray head extracts flavour fantastically even. Internal hot water tank keeps water heated to the optimal temperature of brewing. The taste is great with no hassle in making. This one is ideal for people who drink a lot i.e around 4-5 cups a day. There is a hot water reservoir too. When you pour in cold water, hot water from the reservoir comes out. Great durability. Simple and fast.
4. Mr. Coffee Thermal Coffee Maker ($63.56)
It has a removable reservoir for easy filling. It also filters water to remove chlorine up to 97%. There is a freshness timer that keeps tabs on the freshness of the coffee. Grab-a-cup stops the brewing cycle for a quick cup. It also has a 2-hour built-in shut off timer which shuts the machine off after 2 hours. Cleaning cycle tell you when you have to clean to retain the taste of coffee. This is a thermal coffee maker hence you don’t have to worry about your house getting on fire or burnt coffee. You can take your coffee pot and take wherever you want.
Incredibly fast and coffee stays warm and drinkable even after hours.
3. Cuisinart SS-700 Single Serve Brewing System (from $118.51 – $229.00)
The water reservoir is very large i.e around 80 ounce. It comes with 5 cup sizes, including iced beverage setting and removable drip tray for tall travel mugs. It features a programmable blue backlit LCD with digital clock, auto on/off and adjustable temperature. Comes with filters and instruction book.
It is quiet and reliable. Has a rinse button and auto ON/OFF. It clearly tells you whether the coffee is ready or not. It has options of more cups and a hot water button which dispenses hot water in you mug (which might have bits of coffee if you use it for coffee making regularly. It has blue flashing LED that tells that the water level is low.
The coffee machine has great flavor and performs impressively.
2. Keurig K55 Coffee Maker ($119.99)
It has a 48 oz water reservoir that allows you to brew several cups of coffee. Simple button controls. You can program your brewer to turn off automatically. Comes with carbon filters and removable drip trays. It heats up fast and you get your steaming hot mug in less than a minute.
“The taste of every K-cup I’ve brewed has been flawless and the taste is awesome.” – Amazon
Quiet and fast.
1. Presto Coffee Maker ($44.83)
Brews rich tasting coffee in one minute/cup. Makes 2-12 cups and has a traditional appearance. Users reviewed this by appreciating the flavor of coffee it brews. You can put in not so good beans but coffee comes out fine. It has a traditional design with a spout.
“I am a coffee drinker and have been for decades. I have tried most systems out there-French Press, Filters of all kinds, stovetop espresso pots, etc. Of all of those, French Press makes pretty good coffee. But this Presto percolator extracts more flavor than any of them to my taste.” – Amazon
Let us know in comments which machines have you been using or are intending to buy!