Tuesday, May 25, 2010

New Coffee Maker

Yesterday Rob found this coffee maker on sale and came home with it as a surprise.  I have yet to make a decent cup of coffee with it but that's because it typically takes me a few days to get the water to coffee grounds ration just right.  So far I know that 8 scoops to 10 cups water set to "strong" is not a good choice for me.

I'll bet my daughter would have loved it however!


4 comments:

  1. I need a new coffee maker. Mine makes terrible coffee. I think sometimes that maybe it's just me but no...I still think I may be coffee making challenged, but a different coffee pot may increase my ability to brew something I can actually drink. I will test this theory after we move. Speaking of which, I was informed this morning that after my vacation (June 8th-14th) I will not be returning to my current home store. Still don't know where I will be working but it's not in Jackson County.

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  2. Yay on the news re your job. I'm curious to hear where you will eventually land.

    As for making decent coffee, I have to play with the measurements. Yesterday it was too strong and today it was not robust enough. I'm using the same coffee blend so I know it isn't the type of coffee.

    I hate to say this but my mother swears by her environmentally hostile coffee maker and she insists that she can't make a decent cup of coffee either. So if you really get hard up for good coffee, I know what maker to recommend but you'll have to promise to plant trees or something to make up for what you will end up doing to the environment as a result.

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  3. I'm not at that point yet. I will definitely keep this in mind as it is very possible I may need to know one day when I actually have more time to make my own coffee at home. For now, I will settle on buying a new pot as I said, after we move and have all that done.

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  4. When you settle in, it may be better because the water will be different too. That's another factor. Some areas simply have better water.

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