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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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The Delonghi ESAM4200 makes great coffee quickly!

Advantages: Good coffee, versatile, milk frothing function
Disadvantages: angle of steam nozzle isn't great, wants grounds emptying too often

Why did I get this machine? My parents bought this machine as a Christmas present to each other 2 1/2 years ago. We had had a bean to cup machine several years before that but had not replaced it when it broke down. However we have been very impres ...

Gozzil 22.07.2014 · Read full review
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Outstanding coffee, reliable, durable

Advantages: Outstanding value, excellent coffee, easy maintenance
Disadvantages: Noisy operation

I have had this model for 3 years and rate this as one of my best ever purchases. It is very easy to use - simply fill with water, pour beans in the top, set the dials to the strength and size required and press the cup button. The machine runs water th ...

manchester82 24.05.2015 · Read full review
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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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