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Italy in my room!

Advantages: Makes a great coffee and an espresso! Very easy to clean
Disadvantages: Quite expensive initially. The glossy black plastic gathers dust quickly and shows water marks

I have wanted a coffee machine for years. This occurred when I went around to my friend’s house, from the United States. I used to drink allot of filter coffee and more often Decaffeinated Instant. However when I had a coffee at there’s, It was t ...

jjcross 15.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Delonghi BCO 410

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Baby love, my baby love

Advantages: A lot of control over your coffee
Disadvantages: Not room for bigger cups

Having previously worked in the coffee industry for a few years, there is nothing like the taste of a good espresso when you wake up and although the trend for domestic coffee machines which take coffee pods and work on the touch of a button, there is not ...

christianfilmcritic 03.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Gaggia Baby Class 'D'

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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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Review of Krups Xp5240

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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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Review of Gaggia BABY Class

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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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