$Coffee Maker Report Card

Coffee Maker Report Card

We lay out an unbiased objective scorecard, ranking today's coffee makers to help you get the most value. Click to learn more about the scoring, or scroll down to see who came first to fifth place.
$Krups Coffee Machine FMF5 - Report Card Score: 99%

Krups Coffee Machine FMF5 - Report Card Score: 99%

This black and brushed stainless steel 10-cup version from Krups is your ticket to fresh brewed coffee every day right in your own kitchen! Say goodbye to the coffee shops!
$Cuisinart Brew Central DCC-1200 - Report Card Score: 95%

Cuisinart Brew Central DCC-1200 - Report Card Score: 95%

The Classic retro styling of Cuisinart's Brew Central will complement any kitchen. The programmable black chrome 12-cup coffee maker is designed to provide high performance.
$Hamilton Beach Brew Station 47454 - Report Card Score: 95%

Hamilton Beach Brew Station 47454 - Report Card Score: 95%

The Hamilton Beach Stay or Go Coffee Maker is a clever system that accommodates both the fast pace of weekday work lives when coffee is on-the-go, and the flexibility of the weekend routine.
$Zojirushi Fresh Brew EC-BD15 - Report Card Score: 87%

Zojirushi Fresh Brew EC-BD15 - Report Card Score: 87%

Unlike other coffee makers with a burner that quickly bitters the taste of coffee, the Fresh Brew Stainless Steel Thermal Carafe Coffee Maker comes with a stainless steel thermal carafe that keeps the coffee hot for hours without altering the taste.
$Black & Decker SmartBrew DCM2500 - Report Card Score: 71%

Black & Decker SmartBrew DCM2500 - Report Card Score: 71%

This is the one coffee maker available for under $75, available from Cooking.com at a low price of $39.99. Where it lacks in bells and whistles, it makes up for in an affordable quality brewed coffee, and that means good value for your dollar.