Bedside Barista

Move aside smart phones and self-parking cars, the Barisieur Coffee Alarm Clock wakes you with morning brew at your bedside. Now that’s scientific genius — with a kick!
Words by Zelda Grant | March 29, 2022 | Lifestyle

Wake up to the smell of coffee, brewed fresh right next to your bed. Just set the alarm on the Barisieur Coffee Alarm Clock and it’ll brew the perfect cup at whatever time you choose. Mornings don’t get much better than to awaken to the soothing sounds of bubbling water along with the smell of java. The design, reminiscent of a nostalgic vinyl record player, was born with digital detox in mind, where the design language balances between simplicity and mystified alchemy; watch how the water magically transports from one vessel to other due to steam pressure. This isn’t a clever gimmick — it’s made for connoisseurs out of quality glassware, wood and stainless steel. A carafe of milk can be kept cool overnight inside a smart refrigerator that uses a sensor to detect if milk is present; while a week’s worth of coffee grounds can be stored in a hidden drawer. Not a coffee drinker? It works equally well with tea;