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Cory Vacuum Brewers - Erica Joslin's Review
Posted: December 25, 2001, 10:40pm
review rating: 7.0
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Cory Vacuum Coffee Brewers
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Arrow The Cory Vacuum Brewers has 18 Reviews
Arrow The Cory Vacuum Brewers has been rated 7.78 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 30, 2001.
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Tony Reynolds 9.00
Jim Pellegrini 9.00
Zach Johnson 8.50
Steve Watkins 8.50
Bob Logan 8.42

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.2
Product Reviewed: gasket model
Manufacturer: Cory Quality: 10
Average Price: Varies Usability: 10
Price Paid: $19.99 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: eBay Aesthetics 7
Owned for: 2 months Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: Intermediate Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: Bodum Santos
Bottom Line: This is an inexpensive introduction to vac-pot coffee.
Positive Product Points

The glass filter works very well. The glass is quite heavy.  Replacement glass is easy to find.  They can be found fairly inexpensively on eBay.  You can make up to 8 cups at once.

Negative Product Points

It's obviously meant to be functional, not beautiful.  I don't know where to find replacement gaskets which could be a problem.

Detailed Commentary

I prefer coffee made in a vacuum pot to any other method aside from espresso.  Drip coffee, while hot, is very bitter and has a lot of the good flavors filtered out.  French press coffee is not hot enough and has sediment.  Vacuum coffee is hot and not at all bitter.  Coffee made in my Cory generally has some coffee oils floating on the top, which is a good thing.  The glass filter does a very good job filtering out sediment.  I have a glass top stove and I don't use a wire grid- it hasn't been a problem so far.

Buying Experience

It was an eBay auction.

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