This coffee maker is the most amazing coffee maker I have ever had. The price may seem a little high at first, but provided that I am an avid coffee drinker, I wanted to invest in something that offers high quality. I am happy to report that I am extremely happy with the decision I made. Needless to say, Bosch delivers products of very high quality. I have currently own a Bosch appliance, a built-in dishwasher and it keep amazing me every day in terms of its energy efficiency and quality. That's why I purchased the same brand because I wanted to invest in a durable coffee maker. The coffee tastes extremely good and I do not know how, but it enhances the flavor and strength of the coffee. This characteristic may be the most wanted feature someone could ask for. This coffee maker is also easy to clean. To conclude, if you, like me, enjoy a strong and flavorful coffee, this coffee maker delivers it; I would not think twice about this Bosch coffee maker.