Review by hmsb
July, 02 2009
Pros: The Krups Pro Aroma 453-42, a 12-cup Coffee Maker is well worth your money.
Cons: Absolutely none:-)
Review by skyrydr
July, 26 2006
Pros: Lots of programmable features, including the warming plate temp.
Cons: Pour spout makes a mess on the counter.
Review by bwbuck
April, 11 2005
Pros: Looked good on the counter. I can still use it as a flower vase.
Cons: Cheap, cheap, cheap. No bird talk, just cheap.
Review by joe_buczek
March, 07 2005
Pros: Worked great for six months.
Cons: Died after six months. Warranty repair took TWO MONTHS and it died again.
Review by catheadstation
February, 13 2005
Pros: wonderful coffee, controls protected from spills, easy filling, 5-stage warming, classy Euro-looks
Cons: carafe may drip if poured too fast, a bit noisy
Review by twoinpitt
October, 23 2004
Pros: Makes decent coffee WHEN IT IS WORKING!
Cons: HIGHLY UNRELIABLE.
Review by ocmd
September, 25 2004
Pros: Quality product when it worked.
Cons: Can't count on it to work all the time
Review by janadoucette
March, 10 2004
Pros: Programmable features, timer, auto shut off
Cons: JUST DOESN'T MAKE HOT ENOUGH COFFEE
Review by mshargis
February, 14 2004
Pros: Great coffee, great price for all the features and it outlasts most coffeemakers!
Cons: The spout leaks, but most coffeemakers do. The white lids do discolor after repeated use.
Review by dsanov55
December, 13 2003
Pros: Makes a satisfactory cup of coffee (while the machine lasts!)
Cons: Lacks Durability, Complicated Operation (difficult programming)
Review by jsod623
November, 22 2003
Pros: Makes a great cup of coffee, buts thats what charcoal filters are for.
Cons: Died after three and a half years, Carafe spills fluids, auto shutoff.
Review by basia277
June, 07 2003
Pros: ProAroma feature, programmable brew cycle
Cons: If machine is unplugged (or if the power goes out) it needs to be reprogrammed.
Review by ctmbw
March, 27 2003
Pros: Hot & Fresh Coffee in the morning. Buying & drinking better coffee
Cons: not ready at it's best, instantly simple water filter
Review by bluecayuse
December, 17 2002
Pros: Compact size fits easily under kitchen cabinets.
Cons: Carafe dribbles, auto stop-and-pour DOESN'T stop, swing-out filter door gaps open.
Review by lito8192
August, 20 2002
Pros: Great cup of coffee with no filters to buy.
Cons: Position of programming buttons on machine.
Review by jenhybr
April, 26 2002
Pros: Makes coffee...
Cons: ...when it hasn't sprung a leak--TWICE
Review by rmsynh28
May, 26 2001
Pros: timer, 12 cup, stays hot, clock, no paper filters, auto shut off
Cons: Hope it last like my old one!
Review by lawofcsgo
May, 25 2001
Pros: Virtually all possible features and adjustments for a coffee maker; makes great tasting coffee.
Cons: More expensive than a basic coffee maker, but well worth it in my view.
Review by tkerodd
May, 17 2001
Pros: looks nice, good sized pot
Cons: spills when pouring, makes coffee very slowly
Review by kboesel
May, 05 2001
Pros: Auto brew and shut off. Looks good.
Cons: Drips, doesn't pour well, makes really bad coffee.
Review by manamana2
May, 04 2001
Pros: Not the worst tasting coffee
Cons: If you don't mind drinking from the countertop.