The best coffeemakers of 2012 include single serve, four-cup, and 12-cup systems. Aficionados know that taste and convenience are important when choosing a coffeemaker. The latest machines include features such as an automatic shut-off, water filtration system, and programming capabilities. These five coffeemakers have something for everyone.
Hamilton Beach BrewStation Deluxe 12-Cup Coffeemaker
If convenience is a priority, consider the Hamilton Beach BrewStation Deluxe 12-Cup Coffeemaker. This automated coffeemaker has a one-touch dispensing system. With the press of a button, the machine will pour coffee directly into your cup. You do not have to contend with a carafe. The coffeemaker has an insulated tank that will keep your coffee fresh. It also includes a water filter and digital clock/timer. You can set it to turn off automatically. It will make regular, strong, flavored and iced coffee. You can purchase this coffeemaker from Hamilton Beach directly through their website. It retails for $79.99.
The Sharper Image Hot/Cold Coffeemaker
The Hot/Cold Coffeemaker from The Sharper Image is a fantastic machine for people looking to make an impression. This distinctive machine will make coffee, tea, chococino, espresso, and cappuccino. It uses NESCAFE Dolce Gusto single serve cups. The drip tray lowers to accommodate large coffee mugs. This lightweight machine has a circular shape. Its sleek appearance is perfect for business environments, and it is available for $199.99.
TASSIMO T65 Home Brewing System
The TASSIMO T65 Home Brewing System is one of the most advanced coffeemakers on the market. TASSIMO machines have bar code technology. When you insert a single serve cup into the machine, it contains a bar code to program the coffeemaker. It informs the machine about the temperature, time, and amount of water your drink will require. You can make tea, latte, hot chocolate, coffee, and other drinks using this coffeemaker. It also has noise reduction and energy saving features. A water filtration system keeps impurities out of your drink. It can be yours for $199.99.
Cuisinart Coffee Plus 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker
People who are always running late in the morning will appreciate the Coffee Plus 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker from Cuisinart. It offers coffee and a hot water system. You can program the coffeemaker to brew while you are getting ready for work. The pause function allows you to pour a cup before the machine finishes brewing. The hot water system works simultaneously with the coffeemaker. It has a separate tank from the coffee system. The $99.95 machine includes charcoal and gold tone filters.
Cuisinart Four-Cup Coffeemaker With Stainless Steel Carafe
Cuisinart’s Four-Cup Coffeemaker is the perfect coffeemaker for dorm rooms or small apartments. It has a simple drip brewing system. The automatic shut-off feature is great for people who forget to turn off their appliances before leaving for work. The stainless steel carafe is convenient and durable. The machine also features a pause function that allows you to stop brewing temporarily. Best of all, the machine is stylish and attractive. You can get it in red, black or pink for $29.99 at Belk.