Enjoy rich flavor extraction with the Black & Decker 12-cup programmable coffee maker. The vortex technology water flow evenly saturates coffee grounds using optimal water flow for maximum flavor. You can change the brew strength for a stronger cup of coffee. Sneak-A-cup technology lets you pour a cup of coffee before the rest of the pot has brewed/all without any drips or spills. The digital controls feature quick touch programming so you can easily set the clock and program the auto brew system for coffee now or later at the touch of a button. Cup equals approximately 5 oz. (Varies by brewing technique).