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6.6 out of 10

Jura ENA 5

The ENA 5 is the deluxe version* of the Jura-Capresso ENA serie Read more

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Overall 10
10

coffee lovers dream

Diane Koenig, Amazon
17 June 2013
  • Summary: The Jura ENA5 Automatic Coffee and Espresso Center, Coffee Cherry Red, creates wonderful coffee in a short amount of time. Each fresh cup is amazingly tasty!
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Overall 10
10

Amazing coffee and fabulous look

Hairee, Amazon
4 January 2013
  • Summary: The coffee from the Jura ena is so fresh and flavorful you can easily drink too much. My husband gets a kick out of the single serving button. Certainly makes making just a cup super easy. The cherry color is so chic and the small compact size makes it convenient to display in the kitchen. My mom and sister both have the same machine and we all agree that the daily pleasure we get from this machine is well workers the upfront cost. This machine is amazing.
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Overall 10
10

Overall happy

S_A, Amazon
24 July 2010
  • Summary: I've had it for about a year now and so far (knock on wood) everything has been smooth. I've been doing all the regular maintenance and the machine runs without problems so far. I only use it to make coffee, I do not use the milk frother attachment and as such cannot attest to quality or ease of use. Coffee quality depends heavily on the beans that you use and you will have to experiment a lot with various roasts.
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Overall 10
10

Pressure nozzle fix.

Richard Foulkes, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: This "review" is really just a fix suggestion for users. Jura has a design issue with the nozzle for the dual foam manual steamer. Normally about halfway through steaming up to 160 the nozzle suddenly and rather forcefully blasts into your pitcher or cup. Steam is flowing from above and there is a nice spray of milk in the neighborhood of the machine.
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Overall 8
8.0

Read before you buy...

rnddude, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: This machine is at the bottom of the price range for Jura Superautomatics, and as such there are some compromises compared to their $3000+ machines, as you would expect. This is my second Super Automatic machine, the first, a Gagggia Titanium failed after 6 weeks, hence the Jura. I have owned the Jura for about 6 months, it gets multiple daily use, and has been a great machine. The minusus: smallish bean hopper and water reservoir, requiring more constant filling.
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Overall 10
10

ENA 5: a great all around machine!

MB in KC, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: Pros: Very easy to customize your cup of coffee - controls are intuitive and user friendly; FrothExpress is an awesome feature for steamed or frothed milk; self-cleaning process is very nice, and the machine overall is very low maintenance; makes a consistent, tasty cup of your favorite coffee beverage with excellent crema each and every time!
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Overall 2
2.0

A huge disappointment

Sir, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: We switched from a Nespresso machine to the Jura ENA 5 some weeks ago, because we loved the sleek compact design, and felt that the Nespresso system was wasteful. The Ena 5 has been a huge disappointment in terms of reliability and usability - less so the quality of the espresso. Reliability: after only *19 days*, the machine failed on us. When set to "2 cups" it started to dump the coffee in the internal tray, instead of in the cups.
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Overall 10
10

Great Machine

Andy, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: This thing is great. I read reviews and labored over this purchase for weeks because of all of the mixed reviews and the suggestions that none of these things are reliable. It makes great coffee and the milk steamer is too easy. I'm now addicted and can't go back to sleep if I wake up because I'm now like Pavlov's dogs. My mouth waters for a cappuccino as soon as I wake up.
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Overall 10
10

Desperate for good coffee

Karma, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: The Swiss made Ena5 is the low end of high end coffee makers $1,200. As perfectos (coffee snobs) call it,"superautomatics". The Ena5 makes good, rich coffee. Great crema! Nice, frother. It's easy to use. The only drawback, and it's a BIG one is that the coffee isn't as hot as most people would like it. If you linger over your coffee, your out of luck. Short of paying $3,000 plus to get perfection (with NO guarantees) I'll give this Ena5 a fair chance.
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Overall 10
10

Practice, Practice, Practice

Ben Miller, Amazon
29 April 2009
  • Summary: For the first frustrating week or so, the frothing nozzle flew off almost every time I used the Dual Frother Plus on my ENA5, but it has not happened since I realized that the heat was baking the milk and clogging up the sleeve and tip of the wand. So now I disassemble the frother and soak the parts for 15 minutes in a cup of hot water with a cap of Rinza . I do this each and every day, and it keeps the frother scrupulously clean and completely trouble-free.
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