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Breville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machine Review

Breville BES840XL Infuser Espresso Machine Review

Pros: The Breville Infuser uses a unique slow and steady brewing method that guarantees equal flavor extraction from the beans every time. Cons: T...

Bialetti Moka Express Stovetop Espresso Maker Review

Bialetti Moka Express Stovetop Espresso Maker Review

Pros: The Bialetti produces high quality coffee and espresso, and it's also quite affordable. Cons: The Bialetti has a rather slow brew time when ...

Hamilton Beach Espresso Maker Review

Hamilton Beach Espresso Maker Review

Pros: The Hamilton Beach Espresso Maker is easy to use and you can use either pods OR ground coffee. Cons: There is a rather long recovery time be...

Martello Stilista Primeo Review

Martello Stilista Primeo Review

Pros: The Martello Stilista Primeo makes an excellent Espresso and comes with many premium features, despite its lower cost. Cons: The Martello St...

Nespresso Aeroccino Review

Nespresso Aeroccino Review

Pros: The Nespresso Aeroccino Milk Frother is easy to use and makes almost no noise. Cons: The Nespresso Aeroccino is more expensive than other au...

Rancilio Silvia Espresso Machine Review

Rancilio Silvia Espresso Machine Review

Pros: The Rancilio Silvia Espresso Machine is built with high quality, durable and easy to clean materials that will outlast any semi-automatic es...

Aeropress Coffee Maker Review

Aeropress Coffee Maker Review

Pros: The Aeropress makes an excellent espresso or Americano and is much more affordable than the average electric home espresso maker. Cons: You ...