Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver Review
Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver is a mutated coffee maker – partially a manual and partly a super-automated espresso machine.
It’s manual in the sense that you must create your own espresso shots just like it is done at a local coffee shop and super- automatic in the sense that the mechanism automatically froths, and discharges steamed milk into your drink.
Therefore, it is ideal for those who want to enjoy wholesome espresso but don’t want to get into the trouble of learning how to froth milk accurately.
It comes with exciting features that provide ample convenience for a machine under the $200 price section, making it ideal for the person that wants to make the most of an espresso machine without being harsh on the pocket.
A recipe book is added to help you create memorable coffee drinks—from Espresso Martinis to Raspberry Cappuccinos to Choco-Nutty Lattes.
When it comes to the necessary technical specifications, Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver covers all the essentials of a super-automated coffee maker.
Automatic milk frother
Milk density adjuster
Pre-set beverage buttons
At the center of the machine is a separate pump boiler that can extract the espresso shot and frothing the milk.
Moreover, the boiler is sturdy enough provide your morning coffee. If you plan to use it for a party, then you need to think twice. It won’t keep up with the velocity. After all, it is an entry-level coffee machine.
At the first look of the Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver machine will win your heart. The shiny silver luster will add life to your dull kitchen counters.
Standing 12.4 inches tall, 10.4 inches wide and 8.9 inches in depth, the Cafe Barista is considerably small.
One logic for the Barista’s expanded girth is its unique storage for milk. Not only is the tank detachable, but it also features a built-in rod for steaming when connected to the brewer and can be stashed in the fridge for the subsequent time you need it.
Like most home espresso machine, Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver comes with a portafilter for both, brewing espresso shots and stuffing the device with grounds. It’s mainly a metal filter joined to a sturdy holder that you must fasten tightly into place beneath the Cafe Barista’s brew head. Mr. Coffee also comes with two filter baskets to pick from, for single and double shots.
Underneath the brew head is a pair of gliding drip trays that you can place to adjust either large or small glasses and mugs. You can remove both for emptying and washing.
The Coffee Taste
Mr. Coffee Café Barista Espresso and Cappuccino Maker Silver machine is excellently suited for those who fancy foamy cappuccinos and creamy lattes.
The automatic milk frother delivers thick, frothy lather. You can also tone down the foam with the foam dial.
The machine does a fantastic job, although it can be erratic at times. This is owing to the temperature stability of the boiler, a common problem that is seen in entry-level coffee machines like this one.
Milk frothing at the push of a button
Suitable for both, fresh coffee and pods
Affordable and pocket-friendly
Not suited for high-volume occasions
Inconsistent temperature fluctuations