2020 has been a less than ideal year in a number of ways. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many yearly occurrences have been radically altered. But one thing that does not need to be altered is the spirit of gift-giving this holiday season. The holiday season is fast approaching which means you should be completing your gift lists by now. If you are looking for a gift for someone who lives and breathes coffee, but doesn’t want to go through the effort of making it manually every time they want a cup, a compact coffee maker is definitely something you should consider. These miniature coffee makers don’t have all the features offered by bigger, fancier ones, but they can get the job done when needed. Not only that, but you can carry them around and place them wherever you want, be it your kitchen, your office or even your bedroom. We bring you the 10 best Compact Coffee Makers that you can buy off Amazon this holiday season.
10. Primula Burke Deluxe Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker
Starting off the list, we have the Primula Burke Deluxe Cold Brew Iced Coffee Maker. This is an iced coffee maker that comes in 5 different color options that allow you to make smooth and delicious cold brew coffee at home. You can also make iced tea and infused beverages using this coffee maker and there is no compromise on quality as well.
9. NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Coffee Machine
Next up, we have the NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto Coffee Machine. This is an automatic capsule coffee machine, designed to satisfy your single cup coffee needs without taking up too much space, be it black coffee or specialty coffee. NESCAFE offers capsules of 15 different flavors ranging from Espresso to Americano to Cappuccino.
8. BLACK+DECKER Single Serve Coffeemaker, CM618
Eighth on this list is the BLACK+DECKER Single Serve Coffeemaker, CM618. Black+Decker is a household name in the world of kitchen appliances and their single-serve coffee maker is another quality product. It comes with a travel mug and has a design that is highly suitable for small spaces such as kitchen tops, apartments, and dorm rooms.
7. Nespresso ENV120W Vertuo Next Coffee and Espresso Maker
Seventh on this list is the Nespresso ENV120W Vertuo Next Coffee and Espresso Maker. The Nespresso coffee makers can be bought in 5 different versions, each of which is capable of brewing high-quality coffee using capsule-specific brewing with barcode reading resulting in a silky crema atop the coffee as well.
6. OXO BREW Compact Cold Brew Coffee Maker
Next, we have the OXO BREW Compact Cold Brew Coffee Maker. This compact coffee maker allows you to brew low acid coffee concentrate that can be used to prepare both hot and cold coffee without taking up too much space on your countertop and inside your refrigerator. It can hold up to 16oz of coffee concentrate at one time.
5. Zojirushi EC-DAC50 Zutto 5-Cup Drip Coffeemaker
Next, we have the Zojirushi EC-DAC50 Zutto 5-Cup Drip Coffeemaker. This drop coffee maker can make up to 5 cups of coffee at the same time and has features such as a filter cone, a concealed and removable water reservoir and an automatic keep warm function to preserve the quality of coffee during the brewing process.
4. Keurig K-Mini Plus Coffee Maker
Fourth on this list, we have Keurig K-Mini Plus Coffee Maker. The Keurig K-Mini can be bought in 5 different colors and will look good on any countertop due to its minimalist design. It is the smallest coffee maker made by Keurig and can be carried around easily to prepare beverages anywhere you want.
3. Cuisinart DCC-450BK 4-Cup Coffeemaker
The Cuisinart DCC-450BK 4-Cup Coffeemaker takes third-place on our list of the 10 best Compact Coffee Makers. The DCC-450BK coffee maker by Cuisinart can make up to 4 cups of coffee at the same time as the name suggests and has a nifty little brew-pause feature that allows you to enjoy a cup of coffee before the brewing feature has even finished completely.
2. Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker
In second place, we have the Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker. This is the cheaper, standard version of the K-Mini Coffee Maker by Keurig and features the same compact design and color options. It lacks certain features that the Plus version has such as the removable water reservoir and chrome accents on the drip tray but is a great product in its own right.
1. Hamilton Beach Scoop Single Serve Coffee Maker
And finally, we have the Hamilton Beach Scoop Single Serve Coffee Maker. This compact coffee maker allows you to brew your own ground coffee with a single-serve filter and can brew a single cup in less than 90 seconds. Quick and compact, it is the ideal product for coffee-lovers who need a quick cup of coffee every now and then without having to do too much effort.
So that rounds up our list of the 10 best Compact Coffee Makers. We hope that it helped you in making a choice for yourself. Stay tuned for more.