Best Steam Based Espresso Machines

Last Updated on October 27th, 2019 Many coffee lovers adore the taste of espresso. It is strong and full bodied in comparison to filter coffee. These qualities are what many coffee aficionados look for in their cup of Java. Some people just need the espresso for a milky caffeinated beverage such as cappuccino. or latte … Read more

DeLonghi Magnifica Espresso Machine – ESAM3300 vs ECAM22110SB

Last Updated on May 13th, 2019 This is a review of the DeLonghi Magnifica espresso machines. We compare ECAM and ESAM series, focusing on ECAM22110 vs ESAM3300. See which one is the best for you. DeLonghi has a great line of automatic espresso machines, probably more than any other manufacturer. Their machines are great, reliable, … Read more

Espresso vs Nespresso vs illy iperEspresso – Capsule Espresso Machines vs Semiautomatics

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Espresso vs Nespresso

You are on the quest to getting the best shot of espresso, and naturally, you need to compare Espresso vs Nespresso. Even the most fervent Nespresso enemies have tasted it, just to have an idea. Whether they like it or not, Nespresso is here to stay, and it will serve millions of happy customers. The question is “Is it good enough for you?”

See the differences between pod and classic espresso machines. Compare Illy vs Nespresso vs Espresso to reveal the best solution for convenience, price & taste.

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Breville BES980XL Oracle – Espresso Machine Review

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Breville Bes980xl Oracle Review

Breville Oracle is Not a Super-Automatic

The price tag of the Breville BES980XL Oracle is within the range of super-automatic espresso machines, yet the Oracle is just a semiautomatic machine. Well, not exactly a semiautomatic either, but this is where it got me. You’ll see why in a bit.

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Jura IMPRESSA Z9 – Automatic Espresso Machine

Last Updated on November 11th, 2018 The Jura Z family comes once again with a nice surprise, the Jura IMPRESSA Z9. This super automatic, although a little spicy on the price side, promises only the best quality and indeed, doesn’t fail to deliver. IMPRESSA Z9 Professional raises the standard for automatic specialty coffee machines, featuring … Read more

Best Cheap Espresso Machines

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Gaggia - One of the Best Cheap Espresso MachinesFor a coffee lover on a budget, buying an espresso machine might prove challenging. How do you choose the best cheap espresso machine? What are the criteria that separate a good espresso brewer from a bad one? This is what this post proposes, to familiarize you with the technology, and give you a few hints on how to choose the best espresso machine for your budget.

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Breville BES870XL Barista Express Espresso Machine Review

Last Updated on November 13th, 2018 The Breville BES870XL Barista Express espresso machine is one of the most impressive devices in the semiautomatic class. With an overwhelming feature set, with a modern look, and a great reliability, the BES870XL is a great choice for any serious espresso enthusiast. If you are on the market for … Read more

Rancilio Silvia vs Gaggia Classic

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Should I buy a Rancilio Silvia or the Gaggia Classic?

If you are looking for a semi-automatic espresso machine that will give you consistent shots and will look great on your kitchen counter, you probably have in mind the Gaggia Classic and the Silvia from Rancilio. There are other machines within the same price range, however, these two espresso machines are the best rated by customers.

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Saeco Philips Intelia Super-Automatic Espresso Machine Review

Last Updated on November 14th, 2018 Intelia is one of the best fully automatic espresso machines on the market. This is not a surprise for a Saeco product. With a long history in the industry, Saeco confirms even after joining Philips. Intelia automates all of the steps for brewing an espresso shot, or a cappuccino, and minimizes … Read more

DeLonghi Esam Magnifica Review

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DeLonghi ESAM3300 Magnifica super automatic espresso machine
DeLonghi ESAM3300 Magnifica on Amazon

De’Longhi ESAM Magnifica is a super-automatic espresso machine on the lower price range, and it’s often compared to Krups Espresseria. The two offer about the same feature set at a comparable price. Each of the two has its strength and weaknesses and depending on your needs and preferences, you might choose one or the other.

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