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Gaggia-espresso-pure.11039796
7.1 out of 10

Gaggia Espresso Pure

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Reviews and Problems with Gaggia Espresso Pure

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Overall 4
4.0

Wouldn't recommend

dak, Amazon
2 weeks ago
  • Summary: I would not suggest buying this piece. It broke on me twice and you can't return it to Amazon or the manufacturer. It is also complicated to make a cup of coffee. I purchased the DeLonghi instead...great price and excellent latte!
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Overall 2
2.0

I love espresso and my expectations were very high when I ...

angelo, Amazon
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: I love espresso and my expectations were very high when I got the Gaggia machine, but unfortunately did not work the way I want it.
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Overall 10
10

Gaggia

Consumer Democracy
20 July 2014
  • Summary: I have had 4 cappuccino makers in the past 15 years and this is far and away the best. The others broke down on a regular basis and I could never find anyone to fix them, so they were trash. This one has never broke down. I had to replace the spiget on the milk frother because I let it slip down the garbage disposal and I went on line and found a number. The only North American parts supplier was in Canada, but they were very good and the part arrived quickly.
  • Pros: not a thing
  • Cons: not a thing
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Overall 10
10

Great coffee machine

John Carter, Amazon
9 February 2014
  • Summary: Pleaaed with purchase. Get very good espresso and cupaccino from the machine. Would recommend to others. Takes practice to get the foam right for cupaccino but does good job when you learn.
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Overall 8
8.0

Espresso Machine

L. Mcgrath, Amazon
4 January 2014
  • Summary: I got this machine for my husband for Christmas. He says that its easy to use and was easy to put together. The stamper is plastic and it would be nicer if it was a heavier material.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good machine for the price if you can live with the build quality.

K. Wilson, Amazon
13 December 2013
  • Summary: This machine does a good job. It is sort of a poor-mans gaggia classic. No 3 way valve, no adjustable over-pressure valve. But these have not been an issue for me. Heats up fast, good steam pressure. There are a few tricks to get good results out of this machine. The first is to open the steam valve up for a couple seconds when pressing the brew button, which softens the initial pressure onto the coffee puck, sort of a pre-infuse.
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Overall 6
6.0

MADE IN CHINA

monica muñoz, Amazon
28 May 2013
  • Summary: QUALITY MATCHES THE PLACE OF ORIGIN, LIKE EVERYTHING FROM OVER THERE, SOME VERY STRONG PARTS, SOME WEAK, SOME DEFECTIVE, DESPITE THE BRAND
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Overall 4
4.0

Why is this machine so noisy?!!!

Yolanda, Amazon
13 May 2013
  • Summary: Purchased from Whole Latte Love this machine came in a soaked box and the pump is incredibly noisy! Whole Latte Love listened to it over the phone and said it sounded just fine but I can not believe an Italian company would make a machine with such a noisy rattle and moan. It makes good coffee but I can't help to wonder if I have a lemon.
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Overall 2
2.0

large expensive complicated and slow

E.L., Amazon
17 April 2013
  • Summary: If you want to spend a lot of money on a large complicated over-engineered piece of counter crap this is it. It takes over 25 minutes and three operations to produce ONE SHOT!, that's right, a single shot, of less than average luke warm "expresso". I spent about an hour on the phone with the distributor's customer service rep and had him guide me through the process twice and then got out the Mr. Coffee. And guess what? THEY DON'T ACCEPT RETURNS!!!!
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't buy it

Raymond LoBosco, Amazon
17 February 2013
  • Summary: Received the product and it is leaking out of the bottom. Horrible, returning it today. Personally, I don't think it made a good cup of Espresso either. I've had cheaper units that actually did a better job.
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