KitchenAid 5KCM0812A Instructions Manual

Siphon coffee brewer


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  • Page 1 5KCM0812A INSTRUCTIONS...
  • Page 2: Parts And Features

    PARTS AND FEATURES PARTS AND ACCESSORIES Brew unit Filter handle Brew unit handle Filter screen Stainless steel siphon tube Carafe Handle On/Off switch with LED indicator Cloth filter Base with (optional) power cord Cord wrap (on bottom of base) Coffee scoop Angled cleaning brush Brew unit stand...
  • Page 3: Siphon Coffee Brewer Safety

    SIPHON COFFEE BREWER SAFETY IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS When using electrical appliances, basic safety precautions should always be followed, including the following: 1. Read all instructions. Misuse of appliance may result in personal injury. 2. Do not touch hot surfaces. Use handles or knobs. 3.
  • Page 4 SIPHON COFFEE BREWER SAFETY 8. Do not operate any appliance with a damaged cord or plug or after the appliance malfunctions or has been damaged in any manner. Return appliance to the nearest Authorised Service Facility for examination, repair or adjustment. 9.
  • Page 5: Electrical Requirements

    SIPHON COFFEE BREWER SAFETY ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS Volts: 220-240 VAC Hertz: 50-60 Hz Wattage: 1440 Watts NOTE: If the plug does not fit in the outlet, contact a qualified electrician. Do not modify the plug in any way. Do not use an adapter. Do not use an extension cord.
  • Page 6: Coffee Dosage Guide

    USING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER HOW SIPHON COFFEE IS DIFFERENT The KitchenAid Siphon Coffee Brewer Siphon coffee brewing, also known as “vacuum” coffee brewing, uses vapour The KitchenAid Siphon Coffee Brewer pressure to push hot water from the carafe brings together the incredible flavours into an upper brewing chamber.
  • Page 7 USING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER PREPARING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER FOR USE Before first use Before using your Siphon Coffee Brewer for the first time, wash the carafe, brew unit, brew unit stand, filter, and lid in hot, soapy water, then rinse with clean water and dry.
  • Page 8: Brewing Coffee

    USING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER USING THE CLOTH FILTER (OPTIONAL) Wrap the cloth filter around the After brewing, untie the drawstrings, stainless steel filter disc, then use remove the cloth filter from the the drawstrings to cinch the centre stainless steel filter disc, and carefully and outer ties into place.
  • Page 9 USING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER Fill the carafe with fresh, filtered water to the desired cup level as indicated on the sides of the carafe. To avoid Place the carafe on the base. spills on the countertop, do not overfill the carafe. NOTE: Measurements on the sides of the carafe represent 148 ml (5 oz.) cups.
  • Page 10 USING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER Once the brewed coffee has stopped Remove the lid from the brew unit, pouring into the carafe, remove the place it on the carafe, and turn brew unit from the carafe, and place clockwise to lock it in place. Your it in the brew unit stand.
  • Page 11: Care And Cleaning

    CARE AND CLEANING CLEANING THE SIPHON COFFEE BREWER AND ACCESSORIES If using the optional cloth filter: Rinse the filter with hot water after use. Squeeze out excess water, and hang up to dry thoroughly between uses. NOTE: To further sanitize occasionally, or as necessary - Boil the cloth filter for 5 minutes and let dry.
  • Page 12 CARE AND CLEANING Use the angled brush and hot, soapy Use the angled brush and hot, soapy water to finish cleaning the brew unit; water to clean the carafe; then, rinse then, rinse with clean water. Allow to with clean water. Allow to air dry with air dry with the lid removed, or dry the lid removed, or gently dry the with a soft towel.
  • Page 13: Troubleshooting

    TROUBLESHOOTING 2. If water does not flow up into the brew unit from the carafe... • Check water was added to carafe. • Check the On/Off switch is turned in the on position with LED illuminated. • Check the power cord is plugged in. •...
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