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KitchenAid 4-Cup Personal Coffee Maker

KitchenAid 4-Cup Personal Coffee Maker
alaScore 84

76 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and maintenance. The design and value for money are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the reliability. There are some mixed views about the noise.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Single-Serve Coffee Makers the KitchenAid 4-Cup Personal Coffee Maker is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 69 user reviews of KitchenAid 4-Cup Personal Coffee Maker from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other products in the same category on

62% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: KitchenAid KCM0402CU Personal Coffee Maker Contour-SilverKitchenAid KCM0402ER Personal Coffee Maker RedKitchenAid 4-cup Personal Coffee Maker, KCM0402

Consumer review by:

bought as a gift to my mother


everything was great about this machine except for the temperature of the water. Not hot enough.

Brews Quickly","Easy To Clean","Easy To Use","Practical","Simple","Very Easy To Useclean

Coffee Doesn\'t Stay Hot","Temperature Not Hot Enoug

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great idea


I listed "pros" as to what I expect from the product.This coffee maker is a gift for Christmas, and this revue is before the gift is given, so I am optimistic that everything is O.K., and that it is everything it advertises to be. I love the idea of...

Brews Quickly","Durable","Easy To Clean","Easy To Use","Stylish


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Not so charmed.


It's just alright. I bought it to stop drinking plain coffee out so it does the job, but I'm not thrilled with this purchase. It works as promised but I wonder if the water isn't quite hot enough to brew the coffee at a more desireable temp.

Makes a decent cup of coffee

I don't think the water gets hot enough

Consumer review by:

Easy To Use


This is my second KitchenAid purchase. I love my new coffee maker. It's stylish, easy to use and I don't have to buy coffee filters anymore.

Perfect cups of coffee everytime

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Great coffee maker for the 1 a day quick brew.


Having come from a $29 coffee maker with a timer that took way to long to brew, I was a bit concerned that this coffee maker, without a timer, would leave me standing and waiting for coffee. This was not the case! A 16 oz cup of coffee takes about 2...

Fast brewing and easy to clean

The steam out the rear top

Consumer review by:

Brews a perfect cup every time.


Very good coffe maker if ur alone or not with a family. Makes very good coffe, guess its because the temp is high enough since its smoking hot straight out of the cup. Only negative I've found is that if you use it daily it shoots out a couple of drops...

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Easy to use - love the travel mug


I bought this as a Christmas gift for our daughter & she loves it; especially likes the travel mug that is included. Makes just the right amount of coffee for her in the morning. She also likes the fact that she doesn't have to buy paper filters.