Cuisinart DCC-3400 Review: The Thermal Coffee Maker is Pure Perfection

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0/5 on November 7, 2017

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4,857 reviews

PROS

1. 24 hours programmable brewing options.

2. 1 to 4 cup brewing options.

3. Bold button makes the coffee stronger.

4. Ready tone alarm.

CONS

1. Thermal carafe equals hotter coffee -Carafe is NOT see through.

2. Clock -Water has to be poured in.

VERDICT

If you are in the market for a coffee maker that does just about everything except bring your coffee to you then you are in the right spot! The coffee maker thermal coffee maker is just what you are looking for!

This compact unit is equipped with many features. Technology has come alive in making this one of the most advanced coffee makers on the market!

Most coffee makers only equipped with a few features, but Cuisinart dcc-3400 coffee maker thermal coffee maker provided with about all you can get, which makes it, by far, the best choice in purchasing a unit that is advanced in technology.

Most people tend to go by price in their decision-making process in buying new appliances for their kitchen. You can’t buy amount and get all the best features in one unless you go this route.

The coffee maker is very affordable! What is entirely mind-blowing is that you get many great features all in one with this product. Don’t waste your time by trying several coffee makers because each one has a specific task that you desire to try out to get the best coffee.

Instead, buy this one compact unit with all the desired features you will enjoy and make your perfect cup of coffee today and make it with pride!

This is a top of the line coffee maker! If you want the greatest and the latest, the best of the best, this coffee maker is for you!

Design & Hardware

The design of this maker is very compact. The unit comes with; a thermal carafe, a plastic coffee scoop, a washable coffee filter and a few paper filters.

Inside the unit, you will find a shower head type waterspout that dispenses the water directly over the coffee grounds. A plastic charcoal filter piece that removes the chlorine and any tastes or smells that it make a cause. This filter helps to make the water purer.

The carafe is silver in color (metal) and is thermal to keep the coffee hotter.

The Control Panel (front of the unit) has a row of round buttons for each of the special features the maker does. Above the buttons, you will see a small back-lit LCD screen that displays the clock. Around the clock are the setting buttons to set your clock or your unit. (You can learn about the features down below in this review.)

The side of the unit has a window where you can see inside the water tank and measure the amount of water you pour in.

The unit dimensions are 10.88 x 10.12 x 16.38 inches.

Weight is 10.2 pounds.

The 12 cup carafe is stainless steel.

Features Of Cuisinart DCC-3400

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Cuisinart DCC-3400

1. Brew Pause: The Brew Pause features is perfect for those people that are always in a hurry or on the go. This feature allows you to slip in and get that one cup of coffee without having to wait for the whole entire pot of coffee to brew. Simply pull out the carafe and pour your cup.

Don’t worry there is no mess! The brewing will pause automatically until you simply place the carafe back into position in the maker. Then the maker will pick up right where it left off and continue to brew the rest of the pot of coffee.

Clean Button: The Clean button feature is an amazing feature because you do not have to wait until the machine starts running slow and giving you a poor tasting coffee to realize it is probably time to time the maker. No more getting out the vinegar and running and rinsing to fix the problem!

Nobody like the whole house smelling like vinegar! The coffee maker will do all the work. With this feature, you just wait until it tells you it is time to clean the machine!

Once you see the Clean button turn red you will know it is time to calcify. Simply push the button to enjoy the self-cleaning function and do no more. Let the machine do the work. You simply just wait!

Bold Button: The Bold button allows you to kick your coffee brew strength up a notch! With a touch of the Bold button, your coffee can brew from regular strength to a more bold, stronger flavored coffee within seconds.

If you like your coffee one way but your neighbor likes it a little stronger then you can use this button to please everyone’s palette.

1-4 Button: The 1-4 button is a great feature for those of you who love to have their coffee fix in the mornings but simply can not drink a whole pot.

A perfect feature when you have late night company and you decide you would like a cup or two of coffee to warm up or perk up without making all the extra coffee that may go to waste.

With a press of this button, you will have 1-4 cups of coffee (less than a whole pot) without all the waste within just a few seconds.

Auto-On: The Auto-On feature allows you to program your maker to make a pot of fresh coffee for anytime you want. This is a 24-hour programmable setting. Set the time, prepare the maker to kick on and just forget all about it.

The perfect feature for those of you who love to wake up to the wonderful aroma of freshly brewed coffee without all the work. Wake up to your perfect pot of coffee…hot, fresh and ready!

Read Our Another Review Of The Same Brand: Cuisinart DGB-900BC Review

Compatibility

The Cuisinart coffee maker is perfect for any kitchen! This machine adapts well to anyone’s type of lifestyle. With all the features and functions this coffee maker has to offer it is bound to make everyone happy.

It fits the budget and it fits the family. This is a top quality, top of the line, all in one, full functioning coffee maker. Add this maker to your household. Place it on the counter in the perfect spot where it is easy to get to. Plug it in, brew a pot of coffee and impress your friends and family today!

Note Worth:

Today it is hard to find a great coffee maker that has a couple features, impress you with a top of the line quality and have an affordable price tag attached to it.

The coffee maker will be sure to do more than impress you! It is like having many different makers or all their favorite features all in one single machine. One single machine does the work of many other machines all together! You may read reviews on Amazon, what other customers are says.