Over the past year or so my local supermarket has been stocking up more on coffee capsules (the cheapest being R 4.00 each) and less on plain old ground filter coffee.
If that wasn’t enough, my ground coffee machine gave up on me for the 2nd time this year and had to be retired.
I felt I was being forced into buying expensive capsules although the capsule machine makes a wonderful cuppa.
I stood at the retailer staring at the well-priced capsule machine and detesting the fact I might soon have to pay dearly.
Along came Google to the rescue and I found light at the end of the tunnel a seen in these photos.
The photos are mine and I can confirm the re-manufactured capsule works just as well as the original.
Heavy or light tin foil can be used.
The capsules can be re-used many times each.
Here is a price comparison:
2 thoughts on “Refilling filter coffee capsules”
Great idea Andy, gotta try this sometime.
It works like a bomb Rena. The capsules you buy are a complete rip off. Plus filling your own is something you can do while watching TV. I’ve also put the foil around less carefully and it still works