Flexibility of brewing options is one thing a busy person wants to consider when it comes to coffee makers. For people on the go k-cup is the most convenient way to bring along their coffee with the one cup at a time. Thus the best thing they for them is a coffee maker that works with all standard K-cups.
However, a unit that also brews a full carafe of regular coffee will also give that extra plus when they need more than just one cup.
Here is the Best K Cup & Carafe Coffee Maker For Sale
So far the best coffee maker with K cup and pot is the unit from Hamilton Beach featured below. Read on for a brief review.
Hamilton Beach 49983 2-Way FlexBrew CoffeemakerBrew a cup of coffee or a full pot of coffee with the Hamilton Beach 12-Cup 2-Way FlexBrew Coffee Maker. This unit gives you a versatile brewing option.
- The single serving side can brew you an 8 oz. cup of coffee in just 2 and a half minutes and you can use any K-cup pack.
- The pot makes it possible to brew 12 cups in just one time, which can be very convenient when you serving coffee for multiple guests.
- It has a 2 hour programmable auto shut off and a regular or bold strength setting for that more intense taste coffee.
- This unit comes with a “quick start” guide and step by step brewing guidelines which makes the life of any coffee enthusiasts hassle-free when it comes to brewing.
- It’s very durable, made of high quality materials which offer long term usage.
- This pot and the k-cup holder are dishwasher safe. It makes cleaning a lot easier because of the removable parts.
The versatility, diversity and durability of the Hamilton Beach 12-Cup 2-Way FlexBrew Coffee Maker, 49983 makes this unit deserving of a spot on your kitchen counter top.
Here are a Few of the Top K-Cup & Ground Coffee Machines For Sale
Hamilton Beach 49996 FlexBrew Programmable Single-Serve CoffeemakerI love this coffee maker because you can set it to make coffee like a regular programmable coffee pot except it will brew single servings… and you can choose to either use ground coffee or k-cup pods.
The coffee maker will take up very little room on your counter too as it’s footprint is tiny!
Gourmia GC150 JavaMaster 2-In-1 K-Cup and Ground Coffee Single Serve Coffee MakerThis Gourmia K-Cup or coffee grind machine is equally small but it is designed to not only brew single serve cups but also put them in either your regular coffee cup or your taller travel mug.
Single serve coffee makers are always a little difficult for people who use travel mugs but this one won’t give you problems as it will accommodate mugs up to 8″ tall with the drip tray removed – that covers almost any regular or wide base travel mug.
BELLA Dual Brew Single Serve Personal Coffee Maker, K Cup, K cup 2.0 and Ground Coffee BrewerIf you regularly have Keurig 2.0 k-cups in the house then this is your alternative coffee maker as it can brew Keurig 2.0, regular 1.0 k-cups, as well as scoop coffee grind.
I personally like the styling of this unit more than some of the others too, so it’s got that going for it!
The price is super affordable so it’s a great deal for single serve versatility… if only it could brew a full pot of coffee.
HAMSWAN 2 in 1 Coffee Maker – Makes Ground Coffee or Coffee Capsules (CM-1177B)Lastly we have the Hamswan dual use coffee maker which is probably best at actually making coffee! It’s excellent temperature control make this possible.
If you care about making your coffee taste it’s absolute best — and you care about ease of use then the CM-1177b from Hamswan will be perfect.
K Cup with Carafe Coffee Makers Are Growing in Popularity
There aren’t many coffee makers of this type on the market right now but they are definitely growing in popularity.
Most people understand the benefits of being able to brew a full carafe or single serve k cup whenever they want from the same coffee maker. Newer Keurig 2.0 machines can do this and they even have a removable water tank to boot!
Similarly lots of consumers want the freedom to make single serve coffee with either pods like k-cups or with their own ground coffee that they either roast themselves or buy from a local roastery. In this era having a coffee maker in your kitchen that can accommodate either brewing technique is important.