Awesome But Discontinued Appliances: Mrs. Tea

Awesome But Discontinued Appliances: Mrs. Tea

Do you remember Mrs. Tea? Launched in 1995, the Mrs. Tea machine was Mr. Coffee’s vaguely British counterpart, an automatic countertop brewing machine for loose-leaf tea. The device allowed for extra steeping time, and best of all, brewed into a classy-looking plain ceramic teapot. Mrs. Tea isn’t available to the tea snobs of today, though: she disappeared from the market sometime between 1998 and 1999. [More]

Mr. Coffee Single-Cup Brewers Recalled Because No One Likes A Face Full Of Burning Steam

Mr. Coffee Single-Cup Brewers Recalled Because No One Likes A Face Full Of Burning Steam

If there’s a Mrs. Coffee out there, she might be a bit displeased with her husband right about now. Numerous reports of consumers getting hit in the face with steam and scorching coffee grounds have prompted a recall of over 600,000 Mr. Coffee single-cup brewers. She’s never going to let this one drop. [More]

Mr. Coffee Replaces Missing Parts For Free, Keeps Sweet Caffeine Flowing

Mr. Coffee Replaces Missing Parts For Free, Keeps Sweet Caffeine Flowing

C. bought a Mr. Coffee espresso machine on clearance, but discovered that a few parts were missing. Specifically, the filter basket. Deciding that it was probably easier to buy a new filter basket than to deal with returning a small-scale Box of Crap, C. contacted Mr. Coffee. And Mr. Coffee provided. [More]