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What goes together like peanut butter and jelly? That’s right: college and coffee! The Keurig® Mini-Plus Personal Coffee Maker is an economical way to keep the caffeine (or hot chocolate) flowing during those long study sessions. Its small size and under-two-minute brew time makes it a natural choice for the student on the go.
Forget about all of those expensive coffee makers. A simple French press is all you need to create the perfect cup of coffee. This Bodum Chambord Coffee Press comes in a variety of sizes to accommodate your household and guests. It features a sturdy, chrome-plated brass frame and an easy-to-clean glass carafe. Simply pour in your freshly ground coffee, add hot water, and wait until it reaches your desired strength. And the best part... more
My dad is happiest after he's been caffeinated (I guess I know where my coffee addiction comes from). This Father's Day, I've decided to upgrade his caffeine source by buying him this Nespresso Pixie Espresso Maker. Available in a variety of different styles, the espresso maker is designed for the dad on the go because it reaches its brewing temperature in just 25 seconds and features an ultra-fast thermoblock heating unit and water circuit.
Frequent readers of mySimon know that I can't go anywhere without my coffee, and the Great Outdoors is no exception. But, thankfully, I don't have to skip my fresh brew with this Handpresso Wild Portable Espresso Machine. The hand-held, portable espresso machine works using a hydraulic pump. All you have to do is pressurize the device, add hot water and an espresso pod, and you've got a fresh cup of espresso that rivals the... more
Every time we visit our parents' house, we scoff at what they consider to be coffee. We're on a mission to show them what good, rich coffee is all about. That's why we’re surprising them with one of these Bialetti Moka Express 9-Cup Coffee Makers under the tree. The stovetop brewer makes nine, 2-ounce cups of gorgeous espresso in just 4 to 5 minutes. It's made of durable polished aluminum, and the flip-up top... more
We have an uncle who is the coffee connoisseur of the family and we always buy him something coffee-related each holiday season. This year, we've decided to buy him the one machine that every coffee lover needs to have in his or her kitchen: a coffee grinder. Thankfully, we don't have to spend an arm and a leg, because this Krups Electric Blades Grinder is perfect for effortlessly grinding fresh beans.
If you don't have a coffee addiction by now, you soon will after a few semesters of school. This Oxo Good Grips LiquiSeal Travel Mug lets you bring your cup of joe with you to class without having to worry about spillage. It features three seals to ensure no leaks, one handed button activation, vacuum insulation, a double wall stainless steel cup that is stain and odor free, and a soft, non-slip grip.
The way to our dads heart is through his coffee (perhaps thats where we got our coffee addiction). We have several friends who swear by their AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker and claim that it makes the perfect cup of joe. The maker uses total immersion and pressure to produce a rich cup of coffee that also has a low acid level thanks to the lower temperature and shorter brew time.
If they didnt get hooked on coffee while in college, theyll certainly be addicted after starting their first 9 to 5 job. But instead of getting hooked on crappy office coffee, wed rather see them get hooked on the good stuff. Handpresso is a handy little gadget that lets you enjoy your gourmet espresso anywhere and without electricity. Simply pump the machine to 16 bars of pressure to make a café-quality espresso.
A caffeinated mom is a happy mom. If your favorite lady is a fan of frothy cappuccinos and lattes, she'll love to make her own anytime she wants with this Ascaso Dream Espresso Machine. The machine sports a retro design and comes in a variety of colors to match any decor. It can accommodate both ground coffee and single-serving espresso pods if she's in a hurry. It offers simple controls, a temperature gauge, and... more
Just because you're out on the trails doesn't mean that you have to give up your beloved cup of joe. Starbucks VIA Ready Brew Instant Coffee has become a big hit with campers and backpackers because it delivers rich, quality coffee in an instant. All you have to do is simply pour a Starbucks VIA Ready Brew coffee packet into your mug, add 8 ounces of hot or cold water, let the coffee brew... more
As much as we'd love to, we can't shell out five dollars each and every morning for a yummy cup of freshly brewed coffee. Thankfully, we don't have to with the Bodum Stainless Steel Travel Press. Simply add your favorite, freshly ground coffee to the mug, add boiling water, wait a few minutes or so for your desired flavor, and press the plunger. That's it. We especially love the silicone band that prevents us... more
Some days we like to drink tea straight up and some days with milk; it just depends on our mood. That's why we love the Suck UK My Cuppa - Tea. This fun mug features different color swatches inside the cup that lets the drinker match their tea to a particular style-Milky, Classic British, Builders Brew, Just Tea-by adding different amounts of milk. It makes the perfect gift for any tea drinker.
Making a cup of coffee will be a breeze for mom and dad with this Keurig B70 Coffee Maker. All they have to do is insert a cup of their favorite coffee blend into the machine, press the Brew button, and the coffee is instantly brewed into their cup. But it doesn't stop there: The machine also brews tea and makes hot chocolate, which will be a hit with the grandkids.
Paper cups are so passé. The next time you grab a cup of coffee to go from home or your closest coffee shop, take this MoMA Design Store "I Am Not A Paper Cup" with you. It looks just like a paper to-go cup; however, with a closer look, you'll see that it's a double-walled cup made of porcelain that is both dishwasher and microwave safe. The silicone lid fits snugly so you don't... more
You can probably tell we're big coffee drinkers because we tend to write about coffee a lot. But this Ariston Built-in Automatic Coffee Center takes the cake when it comes to coffeemakers. This crème de la crème of coffeemakers brews delicious cappuccinos, lattes and teas, all with the turn of a dial. Drinks can be customized to your guests' liking, and you can even prepare two drinks at a time. It's a great gift... more
Most of the time, we use our regular coffeemaker every morning, but when we have a little extra time, we like to treat ourselves to a cup of freshly pressed coffee from a French press. The press retains the beans' oils, resulting in a full-flavored cup of coffee with a beautiful crema on top. Our press of choice is the Bodum Brazil 8-Cup French Press Coffee Maker. It features a stainless steel filter, and... more
If you're not a morning person, sometimes a fresh cup of coffee is the only thing that will drag you out of bed. You also probably don't like to mess with making a pot of coffee when you first wake up in the morning. Thankfully, Cuisinart's Grind & Brew Thermal Coffeemaker does the work for you. Simply add your favorite gourmet beans into the built-in grinder, set the alarm, and you'll soon wake up... more
A co-worker who goes to Hawaii each year brings back bags of Kona coffee and hoards it like gold. On the rare occasions when he's shared the delicious brew, we can see why. You can experience the state-certified Hawaiian-grown bean with these dark roast Kona coffees. They smell and taste divine. And, sure, it's more fun to go to Hawaii to pick up some fresh roasted beans, but if you can't, there's no need... more
There's no better way to get the freshest cup of coffee than by grinding your beans at home, one cup or one pot at a time. But you don't need to spend a lot to get a top-rated grinder. Consumer Reports recently selected the Mr. Coffee IDS77 Electric Burr Grinder, a surprisingly inexpensive choice, as one of the best on the market. If someone tries to play coffee snob with you, you can just... more