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Continental Coffee from the Comfort of your Citchen

Advantages: No nonesense, cheap and easy to use espesso maker
Disadvantages: Missing some of the higher end features of more expensive models

I was tasked with finding a new coffee maker for our office kitchen and whilst going through the various options and models, with their accompanying settings, tricks and operations I decided I would like one of my own, albeit a simpler and more down to ea ...

pdoyle007 26.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Jack Stonehouse Espresso and Coffee Maker

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Delonghi Espresso and Coffee Machine...............

Advantages: Easy and safe to use, makes reliable and tasty coffee drinks, solid unit
Disadvantages: The drinks could be a little warmer, the tray gets messy quickly

There had been some discussion for some time in the office that I work that we were going to invest in a coffee machine. When I say coffee machine, what we specifically needed was an Espresso or Cappuccino machine. We have a showroom where we were looking ...

MEL0611 14.11.2013 · Read full review
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Review of DeLonghi EC 820

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Design Defect on Krups XP5240

Advantages: Good Machine
Disadvantages: Terrible Milk Frother Nozzle

...I would NOT recommend this model if you drink a lot of Cappuccino's or Latte's. Having previously had a Krups steam expresso machine which was very reliable, I decided to buy the one shown above (XP5240). I use the machine about once a day and am very c ...

ubishere 19.11.2011 · Read full review
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A Thing of Beauty: the Gaggia Baby Classic

Advantages: Makes café quality espresso with a perfect crème
Disadvantages: Water can be too hot sometimes

I bought this espresso machine in September 2008 from my local speciality coffee shop; "MacBean's" in Aberdeen, Scotland. After viewing it in the shop it struck me as a thing of beauty as much as coffee machine and I could imagine it taking it pride of pl ...

bobbacon985 11.02.2009 · Read full review
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A classy looker and an impressive performer

Advantages: Looks good. Solidly made. Excellent coffee once you learn how to use it!
Disadvantages: Takes time to learn how to use it and get good, consistent results.

A year of ownership and I am still impressed with its looks and even more so with the coffee it makes. It takes time and patience to learn how to use the Baby Class properly so if you are the type of person who wants to press one button and have exactly t ...

JonnyCarpo37 24.10.2008 · Read full review
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