When the percolator stopped, I found the cabinet with coffee mugs and pulled out two (one chipped, the other with a long-faded decal), rinsed them out just in case, and poured the coffee.
After debating this issue for decades, scientists have concluded that coffee made in a percolator or with grounds in a pot (cowboy-style) contain cholesterol-raising compounds.
Jerking the basket away from the grinder he slammed it into the percolator .
If I'm feeling indulgent, I'll get a cup of coffee from the percolator .
But I still say that there are no mineral or animal coffee beans in my percolator .
A few hours later, an elderly man wakes his wife up with the aroma wafting from their weathered percolator .
She intended to work into the evening and so had put a full pot into the coffee percolator .
The office microwave and coffee percolator were also taken.
Skits included his impressions of a coffee percolator and a baby discovering hands, and a sketch in which he appeared as a famous tenor being interviewed by a bright female journalist.
Did the enamel percolator plop-plopping on the gas stove at home ever seem really adequate again?