There is nothing that quite matches the pleasure of freshly brewed coffee, especially if you are like me and sometimes need an early morning kick start, or an afternoon pick-me-up.
With a coffee maker, the brewing process becomes simple and quick – with most machines, all you have to do is add the ground coffee and water, press the start button, and the machine does all the rest.
The higher priced coffee makers are usually programmable, allowing you to set up the machine the night before and have a brew waiting for you when you awake from your slumber the following morning.
Many coffee makers can be found in a selection of colors and styles too, so you can choose the one that is most appropriate for your kitchen, workroom, etc.
I hope that you enjoy reading my choices for the best 12 cup coffee makers 2015 and find them useful.
#1 Best Affordable Coffeemaker: Simple to Use and Easy to Clean!
Mr Coffee make some of the best value brewers available on the market nowadays and their BVMC-SJX33GT is an affordable and easy to use machine that offers remarkable value for money.
The filter basket can be lifted out, making for very easy filling and cleaning.
The pause ‘n’ serve feature is very convenient for those who lead busy lives, as it enables you to pour a cup of coffee before the maker has completed its brewing cycle.
The BVMC-SJX33GT will keep your coffee hot for 2 hours, once brewed. After that it will automatically shut off to save power.
This model has cord storage to reduce clutter. The Mr. Coffee also allows has a brew strength selector, enabling you to choose the right beverage for your requirements.
Elegant and Durable!
The percolator-style Presto 02811 follows an elegant, traditional design that is attractive to look at, as well as providing hot beverages that are full of flavor.
Stainless steel construction gives the brewer an elegant beauty, as well as making it easy to clean. A signal light lets you know when the coffee is ready to drink.
This durable and very functional brewer is capable of making between 2 and 12 cups at a rate of a cup a minute, the maker will also automatically keep the coffee hot.
The spout is easy-pour to reduce spillages. The power cord can be removed to save storage space and prevent clutter.
Versatile and Simple to Operate!
Melitta have a strong track record when it comes to designing high standard machines and their 46893 model manages to be easy to operate, without compromising on quality.
Constructed from stainless steel, the Melitta is elegant in appearanace, as well as durable and easy to clean.
Versatile settings enable you to brew your coffee to your required strength, be it bold, robust, or rich-tasting.
The pause and serve function enables you to pour a cup of coffee before the maker has completed its brewing cycle, an excellent feature for people with busy lives.
The filter also has a special cone design to maximize flavor extraction, giving your beverages a full-bodied taste.
Built for Comfort in a Wide Range of Colors!
Available in a variety of vibrant colors, enabling you to pick the one that suits your décor best, the Cuisinart DCC-1200 Brew Central has a classic, brushed metal design, giving it a stylish appearance as well as durability.
This 12 cup programmable coffee maker is built for comfort, with an ergonomic handle and drip-free pouring.
It also features an adjustable heater plate that allows you to choose your preferred beverage temperature (low, medium, or high).
Versatile programming settings give a 24-hour advance brew start, with a programmable auto shutoff from 0 to 4 hours. The brewer also has a 1- to 4-Cup feature when you wish to produce less than 5 cups
Colors available include: brushed chrome, black chrome, metallic red, metallic purple, and metallic pink.
#1 Best 12 Cup Under $100: Compact, Versatile, and Efficient!
As well as being an excellent 12-cup coffee maker, the biggest selling point of the Hamilton Beach Two Way Brewer is that it also gives you the option of brewing a single serve of coffee in a travel or regular sized mug, which makes it ideal for many people’s needs.
What’s more, the 14-oz. stainless steel travel mug with lid and 12-cup glass carafe come included!
Made from stainless steel, this is a low maintenance, easy to clean and versatile machine for a very affordable price. The brewing strength can can be set to regular or bold, according to taste.
This fully programmable brewer also has a 2 hour automatic shutoff feature, enabling you to brew your coffee up to 24 hours in advance.