There are plenty of us who simply can’t get through the day without a regular hit of our favorite coffee, but and not using a large coffeemaker, you can often get that really fresh taste if you switch your allegiance to a single serve coffeemaker.
If you are just making coffee for personal use, there is something very satisfying about getting that just-brewed aroma that is emanating out of a professional-standard machine like a Cuisinart® coffeemaker.
Great coffee without the fuss
If you are looking for a really good cup of coffee but don’t want to go through all the fuss of grinding the beans, then spooning out the ground coffee and boiling the water, a pod coffee maker could be just the alternative and convenient solution you are looking for.
If simplicity is what you want when it comes to coffee-making and you know how to put a tea bag in a cup, then a single serve pod coffee maker is as basic and straightforward as that.
The tea bag analogy is an illustration of just how idiot-proof a pod coffee maker is, as all you have to do to make a freshly brewed perfect cup of coffee each and every time, is load the disposable plastic pod into the slot on your coffeemaker and press the start button.
How they work
There is a fair bit of technology going on behind the scenes to deliver you a perfect cup of coffee each and every time you load a pod with the flavor of your choice into the machine.
You will have to load water into the back of the tank to start with. Once you have done this, and you are ready to go the machine will use a pump to run the water through the machine and prepare to get it at just the right temperature.
The heated water then passes through a narrow needle, which increases the pressure to the right level needed and the high-pressure water then runs through the ground coffee in the pod to release the flavor that you will soon be experiencing.
You don’t really have to concern yourself with what is going on inside the machine of course, as you are probably only really interested in the result, but it is still nice to know how it is working to bring you such great coffee.
Plenty of choice
Another great feature of a one-cup brewing machine is that it makes it easy to adopt the role of a barista, without having to go through any of the training.
If you want an espresso or a lattes or espresso, you can find a model that will give you that versatility and allow you to enjoy coffee in any way that you want it, without having to worry about how it will turn out.
Single-serve coffeemakers take the daily grind out of coffee-making and allow you to enjoy a perfect cup of your favorite brew anytime you want.
Samantha Gregory is a blogger who focuses her writing on making a house a home. A gadget geek she loves seeing what’s new on the market and shares her reviews and thoughts online.