Here are eight java-licious devices for those who can’t do without their morning brew
TEMPERATURE CONTROL MUG
Experience the pleasure of drinking your coffee or tea in its perfect state, from the first sip to the last drop. Ember’s temperature control mug rapidly cools your coffee to the perfect temperature and then keeps it there while you’re on the go. The temperature can also be controlled remotely through an app on the smartphone. US$149.95 (RM642) at Amazon.com
Brew your coffee from your bed with the WeMo-enabled Mr Coffee smart coffeemaker. Using a smartphone and the free app,
you can schedule or adjust brew time and set up reminders so coffee is fresh and hot whenever you want it.
The Optimal Brew technology infuses artisan-style coffee brewing with a unique “blooming” process that saturates the coffee grounds for optimal flavour. US$119.95 at Amazon.com
Have a shot of espresso at work, on top of a mountain or wherever you are. The hand-powered Minipresso does not require electricity or batteries. It has a built-in cup and scoop, so if you’re backpacking, camping or on a trip, you have all you need to enjoy an excellent espresso. US$59 at Amazon.com
STEAM LIKE A PRO
One of the key elements of a good cup of latte or cappuccino is achieving the optimum milk temperature. With an integrated thermometer on both sides of the jug, Latte Pro provides a more responsive and accurate solution for heating milk. It’s durable, dishwasher safe and perfect for commercial, home or office use. RM89 at 11street.my
COFFEE ON BOARD
A revolutionary espresso machine for the car. Simple and easy to use, Handpresso Auto can be placed in the cup holder.
Just plug the espresso machine into the
12V cigarette lighter, add water and a coffee pod of your choice. Press the button,
wait for the three beeps and the espresso is ready! Thanks to the 16 bar pressure, the espressos are delicious, creamy and tasty. US$189 at Amazon.com
Is your coffee too hot? Use Joulies to cool it down and keep it perfect. This polished stainless steel shell absorbs energy from the coffee, cooling it down to the right temperature, 60° Celsius, three times faster. When it reaches the ideal temperature, it releases the energy stored earlier back into your coffee, keeping it hot twice as long. US$65 at Amazon.com
Every photographer who is a coffee lover should already own this “camera lens” mug. Not only does it looks really cool but it’s also a self-stirring mug.
With a push of a button, the plastic disk at the bottom of the mug will start spinning and mix your coffee or any drinks. US$13.89 at Amazon.com
Master the art and science of brewing the perfect cuppa with Acaia Coffee Scale. Designed especially for the coffee enthusiasts, this smart scale monitors the entire pour-over brewing process, including weight, time and flow-rates. All data is wirelessly transmitted in real time to your mobile device using the sophisticated Coffee Brewing Tool app. US$140 at Amazon.com