Among the features of this Cuisinart 14-cup drip coffee maker are an auto-shutoff, a water filter, a permanent filter, a cleaning indicator, and a cone filter.
At our testing facility, we reviewed the Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker as part of our Coffee machines review program. The criteria below were used to evaluate Drip coffee makers like this one in our lab tests.
Models without a score in this category are those that brew into single cups or are self-serve models. In the second case, the coffee is in a tank, and the cup is filled by pressing against the dispenser lever. Each is evaluated on a range of things, including comfort, tendency to drip while pouring, balance, and ease of emptying the last liquid.
Using this rating, you can get a fair idea of how easy it is to operate, refill, and clean an appliance.
The ideal brewing temperature for coffee is between 195°F and 205°F for about five minutes; this rating indicates the capability of reaching that temperature along with the concentration of the coffee.
This rating is an indication of the reputation of a brand is based on owner feedback and reviews. This rating also considers the percentage of customers who are extremely likely to recommend it to others.
Brand Reliability Predictions are based on estimates of the number of coffee makers that will experience problems in the first four years after purchase, not covered by an extended warranty or service contract.
Brew performance and duration met recommended guidelines.
Based on our observations of setup, operation, and cleanup, it is exceptionally easy to use.
We had no trouble using, holding, pouring from, and emptying the carafe.
Our challenging test of coffee makers included brewing a full pot with a filter almost filled to the top, as some consumers might.
Based on the results of this test, the model did not overflow.
There were no noticeable flaws in the model’s performance.
Cuisinart’s 14-cup drip coffee maker offers good overall performance and features: auto-shutoff, a permanent filter, an indicator to let you know when cleaning is needed, a measuring capacity of 72 oz., a cone-shaped filter, and a touch screen.
Reviewing products for us is a process in which we choose which products to test, buy them at retail, and never accept any payments from manufacturers in exchange for testing or rating their products. When a product meets our standards, it is rated “Recommended”. We are happy to recommend the Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker product because it meets our standards.
Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker comes with brew strength control that allows you to adjust brewing time to make weaker or stronger coffee with this coffee maker.
With Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker’s small batch functionality, you can prepare a partial pot of coffee without sacrificing quality.
A thermal carafe is not included with this Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker.
A programmable model such as the Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker has a clock that can be set to brew at a preset time.
According to the manufacturer, the brewing process takes between 9. Time indicated is rounded to nearest minute, for brewing a pot of coffee in its regular cycling mode, using 40 ounces of water for models that brew 8-14 cups of coffee, and 10 ounces of water for models that make one or two mugs.
The measurements of Cuisinart DCC-T20 Touchscreen 14-Cup Programmable Coffee maker are as follows:
Height x Breadth x Depth – 15 x 8 x 12 inches.
These measurements are rounded to the next whole inch. Height, width, and depth of the coffee maker are in inches.These measurements are rounded up to the next whole inch. The height, width, and depth of the coffee maker are in inches.All dimensions are in inches; height, width, and depth are rounded to the nearest half-inch.
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