My favorite coffee maker!
by Linda Brewer
(Nashville, TN. US)
I write a Healthy Foods column for Examiner.com and get to review many wonderful food items and cooking gadgets.
If you still have a gift card or a little Christmas money left in your pocket and are looking for a cool new coffee pot, this is just the thing for you.
I was sent the Cuisinart Coffee Plus™ 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker with Hot Water System to try out, and I can tell you in all honesty and from personal experience that this system rocks big time.
Beginning with the ascetics of the appliance, it is quite a looker. Sleek and well designed in black and silver, this little beauty sits nice and flat against the back of your counter, unobtrusively awaiting your caffeine demands, like a good little coffee butler should.
This coffee-O-bot has all the bells and whistles with 24 hour programmability, control of your carafe temperature, a caffeine addict appreciated Brew Pause (pause and pour) and best of all – the uber-handy Hot Water System.
You may wonder how much you would use a hot water system? Let me tell you; though this dandy appliance brews coffee like Star Bucks and quietly takes your every command, it is, after all, simply a wondrous coffee maker. Then you get in the habit of having that hot water handy and fall in love. I make oatmeal, hot chocolate, cups of bullion and other dry soups, and instant flavored coffee all the time using this little ... read more at: