Coffee Makers

6 Tips for Making Perfect Coffee at Home, According to a Barista

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What appliances, cookware, and tools do you love to use?

by drrayeye 5 months ago

Unlike commercial facilities, home kitchens can be personal as well as practical. Here are some things I love in mine: Small appliances: Vollrath mirage portable induction unit with elabor...

Safety of hot water in polypropylene Aeropress

by Hiracer 6 years ago

Aeropress is a popular tool for making coffee and quasi espresso. Since July 2014 it has been made out of polypropylene. There is at least one study that shows 90% of all plastics leach chemica...

Any small kitchen applicances NOT made in China?

by Deenso 12 years ago

I'm getting the feeling that this is a fruitless search, but I'm looking for a new 4-slice toaster. I examined the boxes of every brand on the shelves at Target this weekend and literally all of th...

Looking for combo coffee maker

by Skip2 12 months ago

I have an old Jura that finally give up after 15 years. I loved how it made single cups with crema. I am looking for a combo machine that makes both espresso and regular coffee, but the latter as s...

Looking to buy-Chef's Choice 695 Electric French Press

by Varjak 1 year ago

I hope it is okay to post this request here. I've also posted it in 'Coffee' I recently broke my Chef's Choice Electric French Press, and unfortunately, it is a model that's been discontinued. ...

Gaggia vs Jura

by eugenep 1 year ago

I've had my Gaggia for 2.5 years before it broke. I descaled and cleaned the brew group regularly. But the grinder or grind motor got jammed and I couldn't fix it. I bought it on Cooks Illustrated'...

Best Coffee Maker for two

by Naina 1 year ago

My husband and I have coffee roughly 4-5 times a week. It’s just the two of us. Before quarantine we used to have our coffee fix at work but now I’m starting to miss it. What coffee maker would you...

French Press Advice

by lizberg310 1 year ago

I want to get my husband one for father's day. Glass or stainless steel? Bodum or Frieling? What is the "best" french press? THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!

Moccamaster rust?

by bloodboy 1 year ago

I own the Moccamaster model 79114 and I noticed that it seems be rusting. Here is a picture of the part that seems to be rusting: https://imgur.com/a/6WjiQEi ^ see upper left corner Here is th...

Nespresso Capsule Alternatives?

by Steph_Kirby 2 years ago

Hi, I am looking for alternatives to the Nespresso capsules to use in my Nespresso mini machine. So far, I only know of Lavazza. Are there others available in Canada? I find the Nespresso pods...

Phil filter - Vietnamese coffee

by grant.cook 3 years ago

I was wondering if anyone knew of a Boston market that sold a phin filter for making Vietnamese coffee. I know I can pick one up on-line but I prefer to wander around physical stores.

Nespresso vs Iperesso - anybody have experience with both?

by marlinspike 3 years ago

I have a Gaggia classic and a Baratza grinder at home. At work the Starbucks is far but even if it weren't I hate Starbucks coffee (partly just because I don't like any dark roast). I need somethin...

The Cookware Small Talk Thread, v2.0

by kaleokahu 3 years ago

The Mods have locked up v1.0 at 337 posts. Let's start a new one, hmmm? I'll go first. There was a thread recently that swerved out of appliances and into manual tools, specifically the Aeropr...

More Electronics--This Time for Coffee

by kaleokahu 3 years ago

New on Kickstarter is the FrankOne, a 1-cup confefe-maker that does electronically what the AeroPress does manually. $40 pre-release, $70 retail.

Best Coffee for a Percolator?

by NoFixedAddress 13 years ago

I just purchased a lovely stainless steel Cusinart Coffee Percolator as a gift to MOI:) My question: in your opinion, what is the BEST coffee to use for this unit? Regular, Beans? I did hear ...

Breville BDC650BSS Grind & Brew Coffee Maker, Anyone Own One?

by zackly 3 years ago

https://www.amazon.com/Breville-BDC650BSS-Grind-Control-Silver/dp/B00VGGVQCI/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&linkCode=sl1&tag=lpc-grind-brew-20&linkId=5813a6e46609d5c61860bd2df3bb4d04 My third or fourth...

Induction for tiny cookware

by sliverstorm 3 years ago

I picked up an inexpensive induction burner to use with my tiny 1 cup GSI Espresso Maker, which is meant for backpacking but I have grown surprisingly fond of. When I use it on my regular stove, th...

Keurig and freshly ground coffee

by bxgirl 8 years ago

I have been buying a variety if k-cups for my Keurig, since I got the machine about 4 years ago. I have decided to try buying fresh coffee beans, and then having them ground at the store. What gr...

Coffee maker recommendation?

by FluffyKiwiFruit08 5 years ago

The last few regular drip coffee makers we had were complete garbage that lasted under a year despite not abusing them and following care instructions. Got fed up with them and bought a nice espres...