It’s affordable, it’s versatile, it’s durable, it’s easy to use, and most importantly, it makes a reliably mean cup of joe. The Bunn My Cafe MCU was, unanimously, our favorite single-serve coffee maker.
The sturdy, versatile coffee maker with throwback charm.
Close up with our favorite single-serving brewer.
In CNET's inaugural coffee maker round-up, we take a look at five, higher-end, single-serve coffee makers. You'll be surprised by how much diversity we found among these seemingly simple machines.
This well-designed machine is a very good option for fans of at-home coffee and espresso. Consider the $159.99 Bunn My Cafe MCU if you want a more versatile coffee maker.
We can’t justify the purchase of this machine when we compare it with the $169 Bunn My Cafe MCU, which can make decent K-Cup coffee and a reliable cup from fresh grounds.
With too many better brewers out there in the same price range, it’s hard to recommend the Keurig K75 Platinum.
If you love Starbucks so much that you don’t care to drink anything else, then look no further – the Verismo is the coffee-maker for you. Coffee drinkers who like fresh ground beans and experimenting with different brands will want to look for a more versatile brewer.
Clunky looks aside, the Keurig Vue V700 offers the best value, and richer pod-based brews than other single-serve brewer in its price range.
The Bunn Phase Brew Coffee Maker features a two-stage brewing process. First water is fully heated, and then it is released over coffee grounds.