Spill-Free Coffee & Tea Maker
Two transparent orbs perch above a rectilinear container, ready to make you coffee or tea. You fill them with water, add your tea leaves or coffee grounds to the filter compartment, place your mug or glass underneath and turn on the machine.
Never-Ending Caffeine Stream: Coffee Faucet
If you’ve ever turned on your faucet and felt disappointed that what came out was water instead of coffee, this invention is for you. The TopBrewer is a coffee faucet that’s built right into your counter or tabletop along with a touch screen that enables you to choose the type and size of drink you want – or you can ‘order’ one from your phone. The machine will serve up your desired espresso, cappuccino or virtually any other cafe drink within seconds.
Dissolving Espresso Stick
Coffee connoisseurs who are far too picky to ever drink instant coffee or espresso may at least be satisfied with the visual presentation of this ‘espresso stick‘ as a quick, on-the-go option for imbibing caffeine. This concept by Heo Jeong Im blends milk, espresso and sugar in stir sticks with dissolvable ends. How it would taste is anyone’s guess, but at least it looks cool.
Minipresso: Espresso on the Go
Enjoy a hot cup of freshly-brewed espresso virtually anywhere, from your desk at work to the trail, with the Minipresso by Wacaco. Measuring less than six inches tall, this pocket-sized espresso machine uses a hand pump to produce a 1.7-ounce espresso in the built-in cup – all you need is hot water. The device is available on the Wacaco website for $39.