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KitchenAid Brewers - Other - Kevin Kapaun's Review
Posted: January 1, 2003, 6:06am
review rating: 6.3
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Arrow The KitchenAid Brewers - Other has 16 Reviews
Arrow The KitchenAid Brewers - Other has been rated 8.44 overall by our member reviewers
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Lance Goffinet 9.00
George Wachsmuth 8.25
Steven Tock 8.18
John F 7.00
Scott Robinson 6.50

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.0
Product Reviewed: 12-Cup 2 element
Manufacturer: KitchenAid Quality: 9
Average Price: Varies Usability: 10
Price Paid: $69.00 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: cooking.com Aesthetics 7
Owned for: 6 months Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: Pro Roaster Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: 8 different brands
Bottom Line: By far the best home brewer on the market. I did my homework. 6 months and thrilled
Positive Product Points

Correct brewing temp...200
2 heating elements
5 -6 minute cycle..not too long
hot water bypass

Negative Product Points

White casing is discoloring after 6 months use where steam rises

Detailed Commentary

After extensive manufacturer research, I choose to upgrade to the Kitchenaid. It doesn]t have the sexy Italian names that some think you need to get the best. But who cares...! It correctly brews at about 200 versus most home units that brew at 170. It also has 2 heating elements and brews at the right speed: 5 - 6 minutes. It also has a hot water bypass for toning down the strength. (The correct method...add hot water after brewing to weaken to taste) I got mine for 69.00 (without programmable feature) and all my friends agree...the best cup.

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Bought on cooking.com.

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