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Cuisinart CHW-12 12-cup Programmable Coffeemaker with Hot Water System

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    Get your Java fix with this versatile programmable coffeemaker. It has a hot water function to make tea, soups, and more. The gold-tone filter removes water impurities for a better taste, and the automatic cleaning feature means less scrubbing....more

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    This Cuisinart hot water system lets you enjoy instant soups, teas, cocoas and more. This programmable coffee maker features a goldtone filter that removes impurities that can alter the taste of your beverages. This versatile coffeemaker offers you the convenience of one-cup brewing alongside a classic 12-cup carafe brewer. The carafe heater plate features high, medium and low settings, allowing you to customize the temperature of your coffee. The removable drip tray makes room for your favorite travel mugs on the single-brew side, and the coffeemaker has a self-cleaning feature, which means less time de-scaling your machine.

    • Black and silver coffee and hot water system
    • Convenient indicators that let you know when your hot water is ready and when it's time to refill
    • Fully automatic with 24-hour programmable option
    • Self-clean function
    • Auto shutoff
    • 1-4 cup settings
    • 12 cup carafe that has a drip-free pour spout and a comfortable handle for easy serving
    • Carafe temperature control offers a heater plate with High, Medium and Low settings to keep coffee at your preferred temperature
    • Programmable blue backlit LCD with digital clock has a brightly lit panel displaying everything at an easy-to-read glance
    • Brew-pause feature lets you enjoy a cup of coffee before the brewing cycle has finished
    • Removable drip tray leaves you plenty of room to use travel mugs
    • Charcoal water filter
    • Goldtone filter
    • Model: CHW-12
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Brand: Cuisinart


  • Color
  • Type
  • Assembly
  • Cord Length
    More than 1 ft.
  • Cups Per Brew
    10-12 Cups, 11-14 Cups, 2-5 Cups
  • Product Features
    Adjustable Brew Strength, Auto Shut Off, Clock Display, Energy Star Compliant, Ready Indicator Light
  • Wattage
    400-600 Watts
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  • 5 Stars 72
  • 4 Stars 11
  • 3 Stars 3
  • 2 Stars 3
  • 1 Stars 2
  • Excellent Coffee

    Well worth the money. The coffee brews fast as does the hot water system. The variable heat plate lets me make coffee for myself and my husband (who wakes up 1 hr after me) without it tasting burnt. The hot water system is an added bonus as our son and I both enjoy hot chocolate while my husband makes tea. We've already taken advantage of making Cup of Soup with it being cold season now. This is a fabulous addition to any kitchen as it takes the place of multiple gadgets and manages to be stylish. The carafe is easy to clean (dishwasher safe) and DOES NOT DRIP! The water reservoir is easy to view on the side of the machine unlike the regular version of the coffee maker without the hot water system (you have to peer inside the water tank). Exactly what we needed. A+


    So far so good, we love this coffee maker! My husband drinks about 4 cups of tea a day so this is perfect for him! My coffee definitly tastes less bitter than it did with my old cheaper maker. I like the carbon water insert filters, I think that does help with the taste of the water. The area you pour the water into for the "hot water" section is large and convient however the area you pour the water into for the cofee maker is much smaller and takes a little more focus... But it's worth it for us. The water heats up very quickly as well. I find myself refilling the water side more frequently than I anticipated though, it seems to hold enough water for about 3 cups of tea. We use it alot! The fill water light, lights up when it's low on water, which is nice. If you don't use hot water or drink beverages other than coffee, I would NOT recommend this. This is designed for people who drink other hot beverages on a "regular basis". If you are primarily a cofee drinker, get a regular pot. This unit is a bit larger than a regular coffee maker, so it does take up a little more space. I have not used the hot water for oatmeal or grits yet, but I'm looking forward to trying that out. Overall GREAT buy... we love it, looks stylish, great performance, would buy again!

    • How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Excellent
    • Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very Good
    • How accurate was the on site description of the product? Excellent
  • Mrs.

    Worked well but was too tall for my cabinet area. Also does not have a way to see how much water you have in pot on outside of pot. If you are short and can't see down into pot that is inconvenient. Loved the hot water feature!

    • How did the color on site compare with the actual product? good
    • Please tell us about the quality of the product. good
    • How accurate was the on site description of the product? good
  • Nice system, but could be better.

    My complaints about this product are that the amount of space given for you to pour in water on the top to brew coffee is very small which makes it easy to spill your water. Also, the reservoir for the hot water system sometimes drips water, making a mess on the counter.

    • How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Accurate.
    • Please tell us about the quality of the product. Middle of the road quality, which is appropriate for the price you pay...only $99.
    • How accurate was the on site description of the product? Accurate.
  • Drink fast

    You better be there with your cup because as soon as it's done brewing, the burner shuts off and there is NO reheat function.

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  • Something For Everyone!

    HAve always loved my regular Cuisinart Coffee Maker- this one now makes life that much easier for my evening tea, and when my non-coffee drinking friends are over. It is sleek and easy to use... A Winner in my book!


    elizabeth62 from Chicago, IL, Jan 17, 2015

  • Multipurpose Coffee Maker

    I've enjoyed being able to make coffee and having a separate dispenser for just hot water for my tea


    janetddd from Denton, TX, Jan 11, 2015

  • Second time with a leaking water reservoir

    This is the second Cuisinart coffee maker we have purchased in the past two years. Both times, the water reservoir developed a leak via normal usage and now leaks water all over our counter. The unit is unusable and we are now returning for a second time. This is a great coffee maker when it works, but make sure you have the order information handy in the event of a return. Cuisinart has a three year warranty on this item. You may very well need to use it.

  • Love it!

    Perfect gift from my husband for Christmas!! Perfect.


    Kathy F. Jan 5, 2015

  • Cuisinart 12 cup programmable coffee maker

    Great to have a hot water dispenser for instant coffee, tea, soup - easy to use, easy to clean


    Ellen from Fort Wayne, IN, Jan 3, 2015

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Does this coffee maker take K cups for the single cup option? newbergh on Aug 6, 2014
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Hello newbergh, this coffee maker does not use K-cups. You still have the option of making one cup of coffee at a time. We hope this information is helpful to you. Thank you for shopping with us. Vicki H overstockcustomercare2 on Aug 9, 2014

Is there a thermal carafe that can be used with this coffee maker if desired? longmere on May 2, 2014
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We're sorry, but we don't sell a thermal carafe for use with this unit. overstockcustomercare1 on May 13, 2014
That would be good. However, I make small pots 4-6 cups so my coffee stays fresh. kathe1008 on Jul 15, 2014

Can this product be programmed to start brewing at specific times? Ideally, getting things ready in the evening and waking up to the coffee already brewing? ah319 on Oct 25, 2013
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Thank you for contacting us ah319. Yes this can programmed to start brewing at a specific time. Please let us know if you have any further questions. overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 2, 2013

is this a new coffee maker? outlander44 on Oct 1, 2013
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Hello outlander44, yes it is. Thank you for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 4, 2013

What shape and size of disposable filters would I need? jennyboot on Jul 25, 2013
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Hello jennyboot, This comes with a reusable gold tone filter. Thank you for shopping with us! overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 1, 2013
Cone style #4 filters. I use the non bleached ones WITH the gold tone filter and my coffer is awesome with no mess! cantouchthis on Aug 9, 2013

Is this coffeemaker very noisy when brewing coffee? schramm726 on Mar 15, 2013
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No more than any other coffee maker dadshops on Mar 16, 2013
no not at all marmeyj on Apr 11, 2013

how do u clean when light flashes blue? dorisbell on Feb 9, 2013
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If the Clean light begins to flash when the Coffeemaker is turned on, it is telling you that the calcium buildup is interfering with the functioning of your Coffeemaker and the flavor of your coffee. To clean, fill the water reservoir to capacity with a mixture of ¹⁄³ white vinegar and ²⁄³ water. Press the Clean button. When the Clean light glows, turn the Coffeemaker on by pressing the On/Off button. The Clean light will shine steadily. The Coffeemaker is now in clean mode. One cycle should be sufficient to adequately clean the Coffeemaker. When the cycle is completed and the five beeps sound, the Coffeemaker will shut off. Turn the Coffeemaker on to see if the Clean light continues to flash. If it does, turn it off and then repeat the cleaning procedure with a fresh solution of vinegar and water. If the Clean light no longer flashes, turn the Coffeemaker off and then run one cycle of fresh cold water through the unit before using the unit again to brew coffee. overstockcustomercare1 on Feb 11, 2013

because of pause brew button, how can i brew into a travel mug. mirkwood on Jan 23, 2013
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You would just place the travel mug where you would fill your regular cup of coffee. overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 24, 2013

Country manufactured in? mirkwood on Jan 23, 2013
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Hello, this is made in China. overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 24, 2013

Is this unit have removable water reservoir ? viriya on Jan 6, 2013
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Yes there is a separate Hot Water System has its own power button and 54-ounce water reservoir; operates independently or at the same time as the coffeemaker overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 7, 2013

Does the water for the coffee need to be heated or does it use the hot water already in the reservoir. Like the Bunn coffee makers. pmikeq on Nov 26, 2012
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No the water doesn't need to be warmed up first. overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 30, 2012

is it possible to order a metal carafe for this product? budtravf on Nov 20, 2012
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unfortunately no. overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 21, 2012

Does the hot water feature filter through the coffee making filter? Or are they two separate filters? momatsboat on Sep 26, 2012
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They are two separate filters. overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 26, 2012

What are the dimensions of this machine? belmont7 on Sep 10, 2012
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Thank you for your interest. The item''s dimensions are 10.8 inches x 12.4 inches x 16.5 inches. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions. overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 12, 2012

will I need a permant filter ?  on Jan 10, 2012
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You can purchase either a reusable filter or disposable filters. overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 17, 2012

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