Machines that make you wake up and smell the coffee
The quality of home coffeemakers is finally catching up to the quality of the coffee going into them. The biggest advance has been power. Look for a machine drawing at least 1,200 watts -- that's about what you'll need to get water hot enough to make the best-tasting coffee.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2004.