Category Archives: Home Coffee Maker

Renting Commercial Coffeemakers for In-home Use

You can find the appropriate coffeemaker for your needs, right here at Follow the blog header today! For many coffee aficionados, having restaurant-quality coffee at home is simply unrealistic. For one, commercial coffeemakers are relatively expensive; some machines cost …

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Uses for Coffee Filters

Well, some of these may be useful: 1.     Cover bowls or dishes when cooking in the  microwave. Coffee filters make excellent covers. 2.    Clean windows, mirrors, and chrome…  Coffee filters are lint-free so they’ll leave windows sparkling. 3.    Protect China …

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The Best Coffee Maker for Your Needs

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Brewing Temperatures for Bunn Home Brewers

Please note the following post on Bunn’s web site about the brewing temperature for Bunn home brewers: We have lots of customers who want a home brewer that brews at the correct temperature. Coffee should be brewed at 195 …

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Coffeemaker Temperature Smackdown – Krups vs. Cuisinart

According to the Specialty Coffee Association (SCAA) and National Coffee Association (NCA), the ideal temperature for brewing coffee is 195- 205. Most home coffee brewers brew at temperature well below that. Here’s how 2 pretty good brewers compare: Comparison Chart …

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Phthalates (Plasticizers) in Coffeemakers

Ever wonder why coffee maker instructions warn you to run a batch of hot water through your new coffee maker before brewing your first pot of coffee? Consumer Reports did a study on water run through the home coffee brewers …

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Article on the Best Coffee Makers

Ran across this article by The Coffee Detective. I agree with him for the most part, the main difference being that I would include Chemex and AeroPress brewers along with the French Press as the best for brewing coffee at …

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Consumer Digest Lists Krups and Zojirushi as Best Buys

In the August 1, 2008, issue, Consumer Digest listed the Krups FME-2 as the best Economy model coffee brewer, and the Zojirushi Fresh Brew as the best Mid-Range model coffee brewer. Here’s what they said about the Krups FME-2: “This …

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Review of AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Brewer

A quote right on the outside of the box says “The best coffee maker I’ve ever owned.” So, if that’s the standard that the AeroPress is setting, then, that’s the question this review must address. The AeroPress comes in a …

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Aeropress Added to Product Line

CoffeeMakersEtc is proud to announce that we have added the Aeropress Coffee and Espresso Brewer to our home model product line. The Aeropress was invented by Alan Adler, the same guy who invented the Aerobie flying ring. Numerous reviews by …

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