Calphalon Coffee Maker, Programmable Coffee Machine with Glass Carafe, 14 Cups, Stainless Steel
The Calphalon 14-Cup Programmable Coffee Maker is expertly designed to brew better tasting coffee at home. A high-performance heater and double-insulated water tubing ensure that coffee is brewed within the optimal temperature range (195 to 205 degrees F) for maximum flavor extraction. Brew up to 14 cups of great tasting coffee with the extra-large coffee carafe. Additional settings let you customize the brewing process: select Strong Brew to brew a bolder cup; choose from 3 heat settings to control warming plate temperature; Auto-Off Timer Selector lets you program when you want your machine to turn off. The ultra-durable and corrosion-resistant aluminum warming plate evenly heats the carafe, and keeps your machine looking like new for years to come. The decalcification sensor will illuminate to alert you when it’s time to clean it. Because great tasting coffee matters, make it with the Calphalon 14-Cup Programmable Coffee Maker.
Note: 1)Too coarse a grind, too little coffee, or insufficiently tamping the grounds before brewing can all lead to inadequate pressure for a proper brew. 2)It is important to note that the amount of espresso extracted will vary depending on the grind size and amount and reprogramming may be needed when the size and amount are adjusted
TEMPERATURE PERFECTED: Combines high-performance heater that quickly heats water to the precise brewing temperature (between 195 and 205 degrees F), with a dual-insulated heating tube that maintains the optimal temperature throughtout the entire brewing cycle for the best coffee flavor
EVEN WATER DISTRIBUTION: Enlarged showerhead uniformly disperses water and saturates coffee grounds for optimal flavor extraction
CUSTOMIZE YOUR BREW: For stronger, bolder coffee, use the Strong Brew option for coffee that suits your tastes; to brew a smaller batch, choose the 1-4 cup option
EXPERTLY CRAFTED WARMING PLATE: Control warming plate temperature with low, medium, or high heat settings; durable, corrosion-resistant aluminum construction heats carafe evenly and keeps coffee maker looking like new for years to come
FULLY PROGRAMMABLE: Program brewing ahead of time with Brew Later feature, and choose when your machine turns off with Auto-Off Timer Selector
DECALCIFICATION CLEAN SENSOR: Illuminates when machine needs to be cleaned to ensure proper maintenance and optimal performance
OTHER FEATURES: Ergonomic, 14-cup coffee carafe makes it easy to pour and serve freshly brewed hot coffee; enjoy a cup of coffee mid-cycle with Grab-and-Go Auto Pause
Advantages of using a superautomatic coffee maker over a capsule or Italian coffee maker
Super-automatic coffee machines have several advantages over capsule and Italian coffee machines:
Greater Versatility: Super-automatic coffeemakers allow you to prepare a variety of coffee drinks, such as espresso, cappuccinos, and lattes, with the push of a button. On the other hand, capsule coffee machines can only prepare the type of coffee that is in the capsule, and Italian ones can only prepare espresso and its variants.
1.-Greater control over the quality of the coffee: When preparing coffee with a super-automatic coffee maker, you can adjust the coffee grind, the amount of coffee used and the water pressure to obtain the desired flavor. On the other hand, capsule and Italian coffee machines have fewer adjustment options and do not allow as much control over the quality of the coffee.
2.-Less waste: When using a super-automatic coffee maker, less waste is produced than with capsule coffee machines since single-use capsules are not used.
3.-Greater comfort: A super-automatic coffee maker can prepare several cups of coffee without the need for intervention, while Italian ones require more user intervention, especially in cleaning and maintenance.
4.-Greater comfort: A super-automatic coffee maker can prepare several cups of coffee without the need for intervention, while Italian ones require more user intervention, especially in cleaning and maintenance.
5.-Greater capacity: Super-automatic coffee machines usually have a greater capacity for ground coffee and water, which allows you to prepare several cups of coffee without having to refill the coffee or water so frequently.
However, it is important to note that super-automatic coffee machines are usually more expensive and require more maintenance and cleaning than capsule or Italian coffee machines.