Pros: It does make coffee Cons: only makes 6 cups overflows messy to clean
Summary: I bought the Cuisinart Grind and Brew for around $80-90 with a coupon from Bed Bath & Beyond to replace my Capresso (which I LOVED). I was looking for a good quality coffee maker with a stainless steel insulated thermos because I generally am ... read more
Pros: would be great if it worked Cons: poor grinder design; "thermal" carafe can't keep coffee hot
Summary: My DGB-650 broke after < 2 years: it just started acting bizarrely, grinder came on and off, and we couldn't get it through a brew cycle. I emailed customer service, and was told to run a water/vinegar solution through it.I reminded the CSR ... read more
Pros: Usually good products. Cons: Lousy Warranty, company does not stand behind its products.
Summary: I used to buy Cuisinart products, usually Cuisinart producst are very good, sadly the company is not. I have bought more than one Grind and Brew coffee maker, in fact I was shipping them overseas to GIs. Not anymore. I recently had a grind and ... read more
Pros: Looks nice on counter Cons: overflow problems with carafe lid
Summary: ....the grinding mechanisim is a pain to clean properly. Too many pieces there to gunk up with oils and grinds. So I don't use that feature anymore. Too bad cause that is why I bought this machine.Also, I experienced the ... read more
Pros: Good coffee Cons: Tends to randomly spill over the lid during brew but it's preventable.
Summary: Cuisinart 10-cup grind & brew coffee maker with thermal carafe. It tends to spill out over the lid randomly during brew. This can be avoided by removing the bottom half of the carafe lid. With a screwdriver, pry off the bottom half of the ... read more
Pros: Thermal carafe Cons: Expensive, defective less than 2 years use, safety issues, company response to various issues unsatisfactory
Summary: Buyer beware! If you expect an expensive coffeemaker to last a long time, forget this model! The grinder element (peg inside top cover of grinder) stopped working correctly months ago lending it to beep constantly and not brew a full pot ... read more
Pros: Great cup of coffee; no more leaking/spills! Cons: Grinder unit still a bit labor intensive to clean.
Summary: This is my second 10-cup, Grind and Brew Cuisinart Coffee Maker. I was not thoroughly satisifed with my original pot (which was the victim of an unfortunate kitchen mishap) and did do some research on pots before I purchased the same make and model ... read more