Mr Coffee have a series of single serve coffee brewers which have proven to be very successful over the last few years. This is largely due to the help of another giant in coffee machine brands – Keurig. This unique partnership between Mr Coffee/Keurig for producing single serve coffee brewers, have enabled best seller status and top ratings across a multitude of product review blogs/websites and online discounts stores which include Walmart, Sears and Amazon.
The reason why they are so popular comes down to the fact they are very simple to use, easy to clean and the variety of beverages you can make with Keurig’srefill packs (up to 200 including tea, hot chocalate, or even iced beverages). Combined with Keurig’s very effective coffee brewing design and technology gives you a high quality coffee and a result, a best selling single serve coffee maker.
The best way to describe Keuring’s brewer technology is that it’s a pressurised brewing system which ensures an oxygen-free internal space via unique air-tightened sealants. This creates an environment for high quality brewing process. Included also is an advanced filtration, optimised pressure and temperature control which sets up a perfect scenario for fully fresh flavoured coffee – something that Keurig claims to be at the same standard as any coffee you would by at the local coffee shop. Plenty of buyers reviews can testify to this along with 4 to 5 star ratings across the internet. Integrated is the K-Cup brew system allows up to 200 different varieties of coffee to choose from with it’s K-Cup pack insertions.
About the K-Cup System
Keurig’s K-Cups are well known among lovers of single serve brewed coffee. The K-Cup is actually a plastic pack or container that’s used in conjunction with the Keurig brew system for a single cup beverages of either coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. The K-cup has a coffee filter inside with packed in grounded coffee beans or other brew elements and is sealed extremely air tight using a combined plastic and lid made of foil. The K-cup is very popular concept as it does 2 things – makes the coffee brewing process very quick and secondly makes it free of any mess – therefore reducing cleaning time.
Mr Coffee Powered by Keurig Brewed Technology – Single Serve Coffee Maker/Brewer Models:
The newer model in the single serve range is the KG5-001. The big upgrade here is it has another brew size option in a bigger size the 10 oz (6-ouce or 10-ounce). Other improvements include a more streamline and accessible opening to the water reservoir, overall shaping to allow easier cleaning and a more enhanced user interface.
Keurig K65 Special Edition
This model an improved model based on the Kerig B60 and includes Mr.Coffee home-brewing system with water filter.
KG2 – Silver
Very similar to the KG1 but has 1 oz larger cup brew size (9-ounce). The overall look is lot more unique in style and color when compared to the KG1 and KG5. The pricing on this machine is also marginally cheaper. Overall the performance is basically the smae as the KG1 and KG5, its just a question if you like the design and having the slightly larger cup size going to suit you.
What is good about these Mr Coffee/Keurig Coffee Brewers?
Below is a collection of common postive feedback from buyers:
- Very simple to operate
- Easy to clean
- Quick brewing process
- Produces a full flavour coffee
Bad things reported:
Design flaws noted from buyers:
- Some found the water storage container too small
- Some have found the brewers noisy
- There is reported cases of units that leak