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Can anyone recommend a smallish coffee machine please?

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Buckets Sun 20-Jul-08 14:20:33

My mum has decided she needs to drink more proper coffee at home (instead of Waitrose coffee shop twice a day) so is after some recommendations please. Nothing huge, nothing a hassle to clean, one of those cassette/cartidge ones might do but not sure which brand is the VHS or the Beta-max.
Any advice gratefully received as I am unable to help being a philistine nescafe drinker.

EffiePerine Sun 20-Jul-08 14:28:32

tea strainer

IME most coffee machines are crap

or get a stove top one if she likes strong coffee

brimfull Sun 20-Jul-08 14:32:11

god not one of those bag ones ,the coffee is disgusting.

We use a stove top moka coffee maker like this

badgermonkey Sun 20-Jul-08 14:41:24

We bought one of these because it was cheap (we got it for £19 at Morrisons), fully expecting it to be crap and to have to upgrade to a better one, but it's great, the hotplate keeps the coffee really warm for ages (so good for one person) and the filter thing is dead easy to empty/clean, it just rinses out in seconds. And it makes decent coffee - lots of people have commented on it.

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