27 Nov '14, 4pm

Coffee geek → Breville Infuser BES840XL, Glenn Z: Bottom Line: Best bang for the buck.Read review... #coffee

I'll be making comparisons to the Rancilio Silvia S3, mainly because that is the machine that I use to own. The following are things that I felt needed detailed commentary in no particular order. I left out a lot but I think I need more time before I can comment on the whole machine head-to-toe. Minor Annoyance - Self Purge Feature ======================== There is a "self-purge" feature which is great for getting the temps back down so you can pull a shot right after. But this feature has caused an "annoyance" in my workflow. Bare with me: 1) Steam milk 2) Stop steaming 3) *Auto-purge* 4) Try to purge the steam wand, but I have to wait for it to slowly pick up speed again. 5) I stop the steam 6) *Auto-purge* Don't get me wrong, the auto-purge is a great feature, but if I could have a few more seconds before it kicks in, I can get the wand out and purge it properly. Size =...

Full article: http://www.coffeegeek.com/reviews/consumer/brevilleinfuse...

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