Aarke Carbonator II Soda Maker
SodaStream Soda Maker Bundle
KitchenAid Sparkling Beverage Maker
If you’re a fan of sparkling water or carbonated fruit juice, the best soda makers are the perfect gift for you to treat yourself or someone you know the next time the occasion demands it. While soda makers have been around for a while now, they have only recently made it into our homes, and were previously only spotted behind baristas and bartenders who refused outright to share their secrets.
The secret, however, is now out, and so anyone who prefers the bubbling satisfaction of drinks rather than the flatness compared to regular drinks, such as water, mocktails, or even cocktails, here is your answer. They are easy to use, and with a range of styles, both for at home and on-the-go, you can always be sure that you can enjoy your favorite drink whenever the craving strikes.
The Best Soda Maker
The Aarke Carbonator II is our best choice for the best soda makers that you can find. It comes in three colors, Stainless Steel, Matte Black, and Black Chrome, which is ideal for blending in, or standing out, in any kitchen style you have.
It comes complete with a single carbonator to create the sparkling water as well as one PET bottle for storing your drink, whether you want to create fizzy water or fruit juice, or even make a mocktail to get you through the day while wishing for the weekend. The bottle is non-toxic, ensuring safety, and while it’s made of glass, it’s still durable so you can take it anywhere you like with no problems.
1 PET bottle
Sleek and compact
Easy to use
- Weight3.2 pounds
If you’re looking for a soda maker machine for beginners that provides an excellent introduction to the wonderful world of at-home soda delights, the SodaStream Fizzi Sparkling Water Maker Bundle is just what you need. As our best value product, it comes with a wide range of essentials to get you started, and it is also an option for gifting people you want to bring aboard the self-made soda train.
It comes with everything you need, including 2 CO2 cylinders which are good for carbonating up to 60 total liters of water. This makes it one of the most energy efficient options around and also reduces waste that you might find with cheaper options. The reusable carbonation bottles also promote such sustainability.
2 CO2 cylinders included
Compatible with all SodaStream flavors
Reusable BPA-free carbonating bottles
Orange and Cucumber flavor drops
Manual pump action
- Weight10.65 pounds
Another superb soda maker for home, the SodaStream Aqua Fizz Sparkling Water Machine comes close to the Fizzi by boasting plenty of great accessories to help you discover your new passion in life.
Included in the package are 2 CO2 cylinders, which are again good for 60 liters of carbonation and ensure excellent longevity. Furthermore, these 2 glass carafes give you a sleek and sophisticated style that is almost impossible to beat. You can keep them in the house or take them with you when heading out for drinks, work, or a casual stroll around the park.
2 CO2 cylinders
2 glass carafes included
Energy efficient operation
Each cylinder carbonates up to 60 liters of water
Manual pump action
- Weight11.38 pounds
The DrinkMate Sparkling Water and Soda Maker is available in three stylish colors to match with your home or apartment decor while also allowing you to choose something fun or elegant if you want to give it to a friend.
Unlike other soda makers, it can carbonate any drink, providing fantastic versatility and value for money. This includes cocktails, mocktails, water, juice, and even beer if you fancy it. Even with this revelation, it’s still easy to use and operate, delivering speedy and efficient carbonation so you can quench your thirst in seconds.
Carbonates any drink
Safe, quick, easy to operate
Compatible with standard 60L CO2 cylinders
1L reusable BPA-free carbonating bottle
- Weight3.8 pounds
The Drinkpod FIZZpod Soda Maker is another plentiful option for newbies to consider, and it comes with all the trimmings and excitement you could want from a first time soda maker. It can create a range of drinks for your and your family’s enjoyment, so you can get your creative head on and experiment with whatever catches your fancy.
You will get 2 60 liter CO2 cylinders that will allow you to try out and test a variety of unique mixes and flavors, and you also receive 3 PET bottles so you can share them evenly throughout the house, or even store distinct flavors in each.
Creates a range of drinks
2 60L CO2 cylinders included
3 PET bottles
1 fizz infuser
Lightweight and convenient
If you are someone who loves to enjoy sweet and refreshing soda on-the-go, the DrinkMate Spritzer Portable Sparkling Water and Soda Maker is exactly what you need in your life. As you’d expect, it boasts a compact and convenient design that slots easily into your backpack, allowing you to stop wasting your money on overpriced store-bought sodas and instead make them all your own.
It can carbonate anything you need, and it comes with 2 lots of 3-ounce CO2 cylinders. Even though this isn’t as much as the at-home options, you can still make 32 bottles of carbonated goodness from it, which should see you through a month if you are sensible with how often you use it.
Fun and easy to use
2x 3 ounce CO2 cylinders included
Easy to clean
Less waste and healthy hydration
- Weight3.8 pounds
The iSi Stainless Steel Soda Siphon rolls off the tongue perfectly, and that alone should be something that gets you to stand up and take note of what it can offer for you. Aside from a snazzy and endlessly repeatable name, it boasts high-quality stainless steel construction that makes it durable and corrosion-resistant, meaning it will continue to look as good as it does now even after many years.
It can carbonate both tap water and bottled water depending on your preference (or your budget), while the large 1 quart capacity ensures you’ll have enough to get you through the day until you get back home craving refreshment.
High-quality stainless steel construction
Carbonates tap or bottled water
Large 1 quart capacity
Range of safety features
Non-slip ergonomic grip
Creates a range of tasty and healthy drinks
- BrandiSi North America
- Weight1 pounds
Our last pick for the best soda makers is also our premium choice is the wonderfully retro-looking KitchenAid Sparkling Beverage Maker. Constructed using a die cast metal housing, you can feel confident in its durability, while the overall design makes it look like something out of a Fallout video game, making it an eye-catching oddity in your kitchen.
The soft grip carbonation handle level is comfortable and easy to use, and it comes with a 60 liter CO2 tank to carbonate with total ease. KitchenAid also treats you to a one liter reusable bottle that’s safe to drink from and durable.
Premium die cast metal housing
Soft grip carbonation handle lever
Compatible with SodaStream products
Includes 60L CO2 tank
1L BPA-free reusable bottle
Easy to read pressure dial
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