Do you love coffee?
If you do, then you know that a great cup of coffee starts with hot water. Most people just use the hot water from their faucet to make coffee, but this can often lead to lukewarm coffee at best. Portable coffee makers are a great way to ensure that your water is always hot and ready to make a delicious cup of coffee. In this blog post, we will discuss five of the best portable coffee makers on the market today!
Types of portable coffee makers
When it comes to portable coffee makers, you actually have a surprisingly large number of options.
There are plenty of ways to make coffee on the go:
- Portable espresso makers
- Portable drip coffee makers
- Portable French press coffee makers
- Portable single serve coffee makers
- Portable pour over coffee makers
- Battery-operated portable coffee makers
But most of these devices require you to have access to a way to heat up water—a stove, a campfire, or a kettle.
What about when you’re looking for an all-in-one portable coffee maker that heats water as well as brewing?
You’re in luck.
Some models do just that.
The Best Portable Coffee Makers that Heat Water
In general, portable coffee makers that heat water will be battery-powered. Since it takes energy (power) to warm water, you’ll be looking for a device that can run on a portable energy source like batteries.
Here are some models that brew a hot cup and heat their own water without an external source of heat or energy.
#1. The Makita DCM501Z Portable Coffee Maker
If you’re looking for a Portable coffee maker that is durable and can brew a great cup of coffee, then the Makita DCM501Z Portable Coffee Maker is the one for you. This Portable coffee maker is made with a stainless steel body and has a detachable water tank that can hold up to 50 ounces of water. The Makita DCM501Z Portable Coffee Maker also has a built-in water heater that can heat water up to 200 degrees Fahrenheit.
What we like:
-Durable and sturdy stainless steel body
-Detachable water tank holds up to 50 ounces of water
-Built-in water heater heats water up to 200 degrees
#2 The AICOK Portable Espresso Machine
The AICOK Portable Espresso Machine is a great choice for those who want an all-in-one Portable coffee maker that can brew espresso and also heat water. This Portable coffee maker has a built-in milk frother and can brew both single and double shots of espresso. The AICOK Portable Espresso Machine also has a detachable water tank that can hold up to 54 ounces of water.
What we like:
-All-in-one Portable coffee maker that can brew espresso and also heat water
-Built-in milk frother
-Detachable water tank holds up to 54 ounces of water
-Can brew both single and double shots of espresso
See our full review of these two devices and other battery-operated coffee makers that might suit your needs.