Cuisinart Press Releases
Cuisinart PerfecTemp™ 14-Cup Glass and 12-Cup Thermal Programmable Coffeemakers
Stamford, CT - March 2012
Cuisinart’s new PerfecTemp Coffeemakers use state-of-the-art technology to ensure hotter coffee temperatures without sacrificing flavor or quality. Both are fully automatic with 24-hour programmability, have a 1 – 4 cup setting and self-clean and auto-shutoff options. Additionally, both models have extra-large digital displays and are designed with brew strength control (regular or bold), and Cuisinart’s Brew Pause™ function.
Model numbers and everyday retail prices:
- 12-Cup Thermal, DCC-2900; $129
- 14-Cup Glass, DCC-2800; $99.95
Some Surprising Facts about Coffee
i. Coffee was discovered in Ethiopia thanks to some dancing goats.
ii. The coffee bean is actually a seed inside of a bright red berry.
iii. George Washington (no, not that one!), a Belgian man living in Guatemala, invented instant coffee in 1906.
iv. Coffee is the second most-traded commodity on Earth (oil is the first).
Brew Black, Go Green: Consumers who begin their mornings with a store-bought cup of coffee are contributing some serious waste to landfills. By brewing coffee at home and drinking from a reusable cup, coffee lovers can do their part to help clean up the planet. http://www.50waystohelp.com/