Best Programmable Coffee Makers

Updated February 2019
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Programmable coffee makers are a great addition to kitchens, workplaces, and schools for anyone who has busy mornings or drinks a lot of java – just add water and coffee grounds, set the timer, and then wake up to freshly-brewed coffee – or quickly make pot after pot. Most programmable coffee makers hold 8 to 12 cups of coffee and some can be programmed to make as little as one cup at a time. Some models come with reusable filters so you don’t have to purchase disposable filters. Other added features include pause-and-serve, so you can pour yourself a cup in the middle of brewing, and a heated warming plate that keeps coffee warm after brewing.

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