It has been a superb three years because the Bonavita Bv1900ts gained our editor’s alternative award.
We cherished it for it is comparatively low worth and the outstandingly scrumptious pots of drip it made.
Now Bonavita has a observe up brewer it calls the Connoisseur.
It has the identical $190 price ticket because it’s predecessor.
Bonavita additionally tweaked this new mannequin to carry out just a little higher and be just a little simpler to make use of.
That is a daring declare.
The Bonavita Connoisseur does do the 1900 justice.
It brews espresso each bit as scrumptious because the 1900.
And, in some circumstances, higher.
The truth is, The Connoisseur brews extra persistently from pot to pot.
This mannequin retains the identical compact design with just some elements to wash.
Utilizing it’s simply as easy.
Simply press one button.
You’ll be able to nonetheless maintain it down for 5 seconds to toggle the pre soak perform on and off.
The flat backside filter basket accepts matching paper filters.
One distinction, as an alternative of simply resting on high of the carafe, there’s now an precise rail to slip the basket into.
To fill the water tank, simply flip open its extensive flap, and pour away.
Bona Vita says it improved how the carafe pours.
That does not appear to be the case.
It feels the identical because the outdated pitcher.
It is nonetheless a thermal carafe.
So it would hold your brew scorching for hours.
If you break all of it down, the brand new Bonavita Connoisseur is a good purchase for all the explanations the 1900 TS was.
That is why it earns out Editor’s Alternative award.