Home        Recipes       Food & Health      
Resources    Community      Fun & Games   
Newsletter   About Us   Great Stuff!
GE Coffee Station Cappuccino – Espresso Coffee Maker Retraction

newspaper.jpg (2224 bytes)


Brewer Retraction

From a "Simply Tim" Recipe du Jour Newsletter:

I am no longer enthralled with my new Wal-Mart bargain-priced GE Coffee Station Cappuccino – Espresso coffee maker, about which I had wonderful things to say a couple weeks ago. Although it makes a fair cup of cappuccino, it is beginning to take longer and longer to do so. Someone wrote me last week with a similar problem, so it seems there may be a GE Coffee Station design flaw that goes beyond system cleaning and everyday maintenance. I was so pleased with having a frothy, caffeine-enlivened cappuccino every morning that it took quite a while for me to try the standard drip-brewing side of the contraption. The coffee warmer factory-set temperature is way too high, unless you like sipping coffee with a mouth spiked full of Novocain. I am forced to turn the machine off right after brewing, which necessitates frequent use of the microwave almost right from the get go. One of the little plastic nubs that hold the carafe’s hinged lid in place broke the first time I tried to remove it before washing. Now I have to hold the lid on with one hand while I pour coffee with the other. The inside of the thin-walled glass carafe has a sharp plastic handle-holder-thingy that not only shreds sponges while washing, but can leave a nasty gash on the hand as well.

I suppose I should have wondered at the Wal-Mart $25 price tag. It seems there was a very good reason why they were trying to get rid of them.

Reprinted by permission; 03/05/2007

Fuller Brush and Stanley Home Products
Fuller Brush,Stanley home products,handles,pumps,accessories
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,bathroom,toilet
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,clean,polish
Clean & Polish
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,clothes,clothing,laundry
Clothes & Laundry
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,dust,clean,scrub Dust & Scrub Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,floors,wood floor,tile,floor cleaner
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,furniture,leather,upholstery
 Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,germ busters,antiseptic,germ killers
Germ Busters
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,home scents,deodorizer,odor control
Home Scents
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,kitchen,kitchen cleaners,dishes,clean-up
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,kitchenware,pans,knives,choppers,sieves,bowls,strainers.kitchen tools
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,rugs,carpets,upholstery,clean,stain removal
Rugs & Upholstery
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,outdoor products,car care,patio,yardwork
Outdoor & Car Care
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,personal csre,cream,creme,lotion,facial care,hair,hairbrush
Personal Care
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,vitamins,minerals,supplements
Fuller Brush,Stanley Home,glass,windows,mirrors
Windows & Glass

kettle cleaners,kitchen cleaners,Stanley Home Products,scrubbers,stainless steel

degreaser concentrate,Stanley Home Products

slender broom,slimline broom,stanley home products

fullsparkle,window cleaner,siding,Fuller Brush

dust mop,dry mop,wooly-bully,stanley home products

bath clean,bath and shower brush,long handled brush

The Sneaky Kitchen
Fuller Brush & Stanley Home Products
Web Site by Bess W. Metcalf   Copyrightę April 1999 - 2016