keurig k55 review

Keurig K55 Coffee Maker Honest Review

This review is about the Classic Single Serve Coffee Maker Keurig K55. Keurig is trusted by over 75 of the world’s best beverage brands whether you prefer your coffee bold, mild, decaf or flavored. You can enjoy one of the greatest varieties to choose from.

The package of this coffee maker includes anything you need to create tasteful beverages. The machine is designed to brew various K-Cup brew sizes. If you wish to enjoy one of the strongest coffee extracts, then simply use the 6oz. The available sizes are 6oz, 8oz, and 10oz brew. 

The machine is equipped with a 48oz water tank which is enough to brew more than 6 cups of delicious coffee. So this is a time-saving feature and is making your morning life much easier. The water tank is removable and very easy to wash and refill with water. 

keuring k55 coffee maker honest review

You can easily descale your Keurig K55 by simply following the manufacturer’s guidelines. This is an essential part of cleaning your machine since by doing this you remove calcium deposits or scale that your coffee maker may build-up over the time you use it. 

You may see the following Youtube video for descaling guidelines made by Keurig.

The company’s suggestion is to descale every 3-6 months and its quite simple process as you may have seen to the video. 

What is included in the package?

➡ The coffee maker machine

➡ 1 Water filter handle

➡ 2 Water filters

➡ 4-Count K-Cup Pod Variety Pack

What should you do after purchasing?

If you opted this coffee maker then you should wish to get the most out of it. So we suggest you do the following before you start brewing your first beverage. 

➡ Un-pack carefully.

➡ Read the User Manual carefully.

➡ Clean before use and ensure that cleaning will be a daily routine after or prior using the machine.

➡ Ensure that you descale every 3-6 months.

➡ Do not forget to use the included filters.

➡ Purchase high-quality coffee to brew. 

Even though it is stated by Keurig that this coffee maker is only compatible with K-Pod system, you can apply other pods as well. So you do not need to spend a lot on coffee pods afterward.

Keurig comparison

Coffee Maker

K-Classic

K-Mini Plus

K-Select

K-Elite

Brew Sizes

6,8,10 oz

6,8,10 oz

6,8,10,12 oz

4,6,8,10,12 oz

Milk Frother

No

No

No

No

Strength Ctlr

No

No

Yes

Yes

Energy Save

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Temp. Ctlr

No

No

No

Yes

Water Tank

48 oz

One Cup

52 oz

75 oz

The coffee maker has a feature of Auto-Off which is being enabled after 2 hours that you haven’t been used it. This feature is an energy saver assistant for you. You can program this feature according to your daily routine as well.

It is an always-ready solution since it can brew coffee, tea, cocoa in less than a minute. Its very simple to use since you can brew your favorite beverage with the touch of a button. The machine is equipped with a drip tray that you can remove for larger sizes of cups. This makes also easier to clean it.

Keurig K55 has indicators lights for every function related to proper brewing.

It has a blue light for adding water indicator. Red lights for heating and descaling indicators.

A green light for Auto-Off function. 3-cup buttons adjust the brewing size for your beverage and time of brewing is controlled by the machine.

The company’s suggestion is to descale every 3-6 months and its quite simple process as you may have seen to the video. 

For whom is Keurig K55 suitable?

If you wish to have an easy to use coffee maker that extracts quality coffee consistently, then Keurig K55 is a perfect choice for you.

For whom Keurig K55 is not the perfect choice?

If your aim is to experiment with coffee measurements and fine-tune the quality of your coffee daily, then this machine is not for you. If you are used to coffee-house quality coffee and expect similar aroma and taste from Keurig K55, then again it’s not for you. This coffee maker makes good coffee but you cannot compare it with Starbucks. 

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