Place a paper filter in the netting, put your favorite ground coffee in, possibly just ground for the maximum aroma and taste. Fill the reservoir with the desired amount of coffee. Press the brew strength button to have a stronger cup of coffee. Otherwise, just press the brew now button and wait for the Hamilton Beach FlexBrew to do its job. via
How do you use the Hamilton Beach single-serve coffee maker? (video)
How do you make a single cup of coffee in a Hamilton Beach Flexbrew? (video)
How do you program Hamilton Beach two way Flexbrew? (video)
How do you program a Hamilton Beach? (video)
Can you use K Cups with Hamilton Beach FlexBrew?
FlexBrew® coffee makers allow you to brew a delicious cup of coffee using single-serve pods such as K-Cup® pods* or your favorite ground coffee. With a FlexBrew® coffee maker in your kitchen, you'll enjoy maximum brewing flexibility. via
Why does my Hamilton Beach coffee maker say error?
So… it would seem the E03 error has something to do with water being trapped in a reservoir or tube somewhere, and that water can't be drained simply by turning the machine upside down. Thus, the “fix” is to turn the machine over and over in all directions, until water comes pouring out of the single serve side spout. via
Why is my Hamilton Beach FlexBrew not working?
There may be two reasons your FlexBrew® Coffee Maker is not brewing: If the brew button is pressed, the FlexBrew® takes about 3 minutes to warm up and complete a full cycle. The bottom needle of the single serve holder may be clogged- see “Unclogging Needle” under the Care & Cleaning section. via
What is the correct amount of coffee grounds per cup?
The standard ratio for brewing coffee is 1-2 tablespoons of ground coffee per 6 ounces of water – 1 tablespoon for lighter coffee and 2 for stronger coffee. That 6-ounce measure is equivalent to one “cup” in a standard coffeemaker, but keep in mind that the standard mug size is closer to 12 ounces or larger. via
Why does my Hamilton Beach Flexbrew says needle?
Only a trickle of hot water came through, and he got the message "Needle", which means the piercing needle was clogged. via
What is the bold setting on coffee maker?
The Bold setting keeps the hot water in the brewing chamber longer, allowing for a lengthier extraction of flavor. If you've ever found yourself adding more and more coffee grounds to reach your desired brew strength, the Cuisinart DCC-3200 could actually save you money in the long run. via
How do you unclog Hamilton Beach Flexbrew? (video)
How do I program my Hamilton Beach Brewstation? (video)
How do I program an old Hamilton Beach coffee maker?
Hold PROGRAM until clock flashes. Continue holding PROGRAM button, press HOUR and MINUTE until the desired brewing start time is reached, and then release PROGRAM button. Press PROGRAM to activate automatic brewing. A green LED will illuminate to indicate the unit is programmed. via
How do you use Hamilton Beach 2 way? (video)
What is the difference between Hamilton Beach 49980A and 49980Z?
Similar to 49980A, the 49980Z comes with an in-built programmable clock and timer. The Hamilton Beach 49980A does not include a travel mug while the 49980Z comes with one. via
What is the difference between Hamilton Beach 49957 and 49976?
Hamilton Beach FlexBrew 49976 vs.
The FlexBrew 49976 has a dedicated water reservoir for each side. While the 49983 model has a single reservoir for both sides. There's some difference in design. The 49976 model uses button controls while the 49983 uses a rotary dial. via
What is the difference between K cups and K cup pods?
So, let's define a pod and K-cup:
A Pod is coffee or tea that is sealed inside filter paper. They have a round, flat shape and are usually soft and pliable. A K-Cup is is coffee or tea (and recently hot chocolate and cappuccino) that is sealed in some kind of cartridge, generally a plastic cup. via
How do you fix a Hamilton Beach Flexbrew leak? (video)
How do I reset my Hamilton Beach Flexbrew?
Pour 2 cups (1 pint) of plain white vinegar into the carafe water reservoir. Be sure to place the carafe on the hot plate to catch the vinegar. Press the BREW NOW I/O button once. After 30 seconds, press the BREW NOW I/O button again to stop the brewing and allow the vinegar to clean. via
How do you fix a Flexbrew coffee maker? (video)
What causes a coffee maker to stop working?
The warming element on some coffee makers remains on all day long, so it may be the first component to fail. In addition, water or brewed coffee may spill and leak into the warming element, shorting it out. via
How do you fix a coffee maker that won't brew?
Why is water coming out of the bottom of my coffee maker?
There are several reasons why the coffee maker is leaking water from the bottom. It could be clogged by mineral deposits because the coffee maker is overdue for descaling. Another possibility is that the valve pump is broken, clogged, or damaged. A multitude of problems could cause the coffee maker to leak. via
How much coffee grounds do you use for 2 cups?
A level coffee scoop holds approximately 2 tablespoons of coffee. So, for a strong cup of coffee, you want one scoop per cup. For a weaker cup, you might go with 1 scoop per 2 cups of coffee or 1.5 scoops for 2 cups. via
What is the ratio of coffee grounds to water?
A general guideline is called the "Golden Ratio" - one to two tablespoons of ground coffee for every six ounces of water. This can be adjusted to suit individual taste preferences. via
How do I make the perfect cup of coffee in a coffee maker?
What does e07 mean on my coffee maker?
This error code appears when the brew basket overflows or the brewing is too slow. It happens when: You have loaded too much ground coffee; You are using decaffeinated or finely ground coffee. via
How does the strong setting on a coffee maker work?
On the regular setting, a cup will take less than a minute to brew. But when you choose Strong setting, it will increase the brew time to over 1 minute, which means the coffee ground steeps longer in water and therefore, you get a stronger tasting cup. via
What does the 1/4 setting on a coffee maker do?
1-4 Cup Feature
The heating element pulses on and off to allow for the water to be hotter and allow for the water that sprays onto the coffee grounds to stay in contact with the grounds longer so more coffee can be dissolved in the water. It increases the strength of the coffee at the lower volumes of water input. via
What is the difference between regular and bold coffee?
Regular coffee usually has a strength depending on the ratio of coffee to water concentration. Regular coffee does not have any type of roast in particular. Bold coffee on the other hand has a distinct and smoky aroma due to the flavour of the coffee beans used. via