iCoffee Makes Cover Of Consumer Reports ‘Hot List’

The Remington iCoffee coffeemaker has made the cover of Consumer Reports Hot List 2014, the only housewares product to do so. The upscale coffeemaker, which utilizes a combination of steam and tumbling action to deliver added coffee flavor was among three top rated coffeemaker featured in Consumer Reports Lab tests, along witht the Capresso Coffee a la Carte and the Bunn Trifecta.

The iCoffee, was the lowest priced unit of the units featured by Consumer reports, with a listed retail of $170; compared to $180 for the Capresso model and $550 for the Bunn. “This machine did the best overall of the trio and makes the most coffee at a time,” Consumer Reports noted in its Lab test report.

Of the Capresso Coffee a la Carte, CR noted, “If you want something closer to the French-press experience with tea option, this is the model for you. The magazine noted of the Bunn Trifecta that, “Bunn boasts that this machine offers a ‘brew method unlike any you have tried before’.”