Introduction: How to Use a Coffee Maker W/Grinder
Before my wife brought me into the enlightened future, I used to make coffee with pre-ground coffee. After she convinced me to buy a Grind and Brew, I have discovered the way coffee is supposed to taste!
Making coffee with a coffee maker that has a grinder attached is not very difficult. However there are some important steps that I have missed before and made a huge mess.
Disclaimer: This instructable is purely for educational use and not for any profitable aim. The video embedded is purely for instructional purposes. I do not endorse any equipment shown or used in this video. Always ensure that the pot is turned off and disconnected before cleaning.
- Coffee beans
- Water (Filtered water recommended)
- Cuisinart Grind and Brew coffee maker
Step 1: Ensure Coffee Maker Is Unplugged Before Cleaning
Step 2: Wash Out Coffee Pot With Water
Step 3: Open Top of Coffee Maker
Step 4: Remove Grinder Components and Clean Them Out
Avoid disposing of old coffee grounds in your garbage disposal because they could damage it.
Step 5: Dry and Replace Grinder Components
Note: You can hand dry them or set them out to air dry.
Step 6: Empty Filter of Old Grounds and Wash It Out
Step 7: Replace Filter
Step 8: Add Water
For every tablespoon coffee beans,you should add a cup of water. For example: For 4 cups of coffee, put 4 scoops of coffee beans in the grinder. Then pour 4 cups of water into the water receptacle.
Step 9: Add in Coffee Beans
Step 10: Replace Grinder Top and Close the Top of the Coffee Maker.
Warning: Ensure that the lid Is properly set.
Step 11: Double Check That You Have All the Right Components in Place
Warning: Failure to ensure there are no missing components could result in damage to your coffee maker.