Our coffee makers have a thankless job.  Day in and day out they pump out endless cups of coffee for our enjoyment, and all they ask for in return is to be kept clean. Did you know that we should be cleaning our coffee makers once a month to keep our coffee tasting great?  Over time our coffee makers can build up limescale deposits which affect the taste of the coffee and its brew time.  When life gets busy, this simple task gets overlooked, but it really shouldn’t.  Or maybe you’ve wondered how to clean your coffee maker?  It’s such a simple task with the major reward of better tasting coffee!  And now cleaning our coffee makers, including the single serve coffee makers, has never been easier.

1Affresh Coffeemaker Cleaner

I used the NEW Affresh® Coffeemaker Cleaner and it helped fight hard water build-up in my machine. This is the easiest way I have ever cleaned my coffee maker. It was so easy in fact, that I actually had to reread the package to make sure I wasn’t missing anything. Best of all, there was no odour or aftertaste of vinegar – just great tasting coffee.

3Affresh Coffeemaker Cleaner

All you have to do is drop an Affresh® Coffeemaker Cleaner tablet into the water reservoir, let it dissolve, then run a few cups of water through your coffee maker.  The whole process takes less than 10 minutes, then you’re left with a clean coffee maker!

Having a clean coffee maker means great tasting coffee that I can enjoy every day, and in delicious drinks like this Homemade Café Mocha. I love to make special coffees right at home because they’re delicious and easy on the wallet too.  No need to buy special coffees when you can make them right in the comfort of your own home. To make sure they taste the best they can, it’s important to keep your coffee maker clean.

So on a recent quiet and wintery morning, I cleaned my coffee maker then enjoyed this delicious Homemade Café Mocha.  Such a simple and delicious hot drink for these long winter months!

Homemade Cafe Mocha2


The ingredients are simple and you most likely already have them in your home.


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