9 of the Best Coffee Makers You Can Buy Right Now
Whether you want easy, customizable, portable, or industrial size, there's a perfect coffee maker for you.
Whether you're fond of the occasional hot cup or physically cannot start the day without it, coffee is perhaps secondary to only water when it comes to many an American's liquid intake. And while you almost certainly have a favorite coffee shop or three, there's nothing like knowing you can brew up a perfect cup or pot of coffee whenever you want (or need), with the power of a great, easy to use coffee maker.
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Whatever your particular needs, be they extra high capacity, customizable parameters, or compact size you can take with you anywhere, there's a great coffee maker out there for you. Without further ado, here are the nine best coffee makers you can buy right now:
Amazon's #1 best seller in coffee machines holds that spot for a reason, it's a great piece of equipment with no frills for an excellent price.
Mr. Coffee 12-Cup Coffee Maker, $17 (originally $25) at amazon.com
Hamilton Beach 2-Way Brewer Coffee Maker, Single-Serve with 12-Cup Carafe, $55 at amazon.com
If you're looking to upgrade, this Cuisinart model boasts a permanent coffee filter, adjustable heating plate, and plenty of programmability.
Cuisinart 14-Cup Glass Carafe Programmable Coffeemaker, $73 (originally $185) at amazon.com
Sometimes you just need coffee in under a minute, and this Keurig is an ideal single-serve model for home or work. It even has an iced coffee setting, and an automated hot water option for oatmeal or soups.
Keurig K-Elite Single Serve K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker, Iced Coffee Capability, $130 (originally $170) at amazon.com
On the other hand, it's also great to dive into the world of fully customizable, digitally-controlled machines, and if the phrase "pre-soak option" already has you jonesing for a cup, this Behmor is for you.
Behmor Brazen Plus Temperature Control Coffee Maker, $130 at amazon.com
But maybe you want some integrated milk frothing, in which case the Aeroccino equipped Nespresso may be the easiest way to get it.
Nespresso Vertuo Evoluo Coffee and Espresso Machine with Aeroccino by De'Longhi, $188 (originally $200) at amazon.com
If you're willing to spend, though, this microprocessor-controlled brewer is one of the best drip coffee makers around.
OXO On Barista Brain 9 Cup Coffee Maker, $200 at amazon.com
This industrial classic is ideal for anyone who frequently needs to make and serve a ton of coffee on a regular basis.
BUNN 12-Cup Commercial Coffee Brewer, $271 at amazon.com
And finally, if you find yourself having to make your coffee on the go, this portable option is available in a variety of colors that will suit any coffee machine-toting clothing style.
AdirChef Grab N' Go Personal Coffee Maker with Travel Mug, $24 at amazon.com