When found as a sub $100 machine, there is no better, cheaper way to introduce adequate, maybe even good espresso into your home. Not meant as a long term investment, but can train you, and makes a great gift.
qz1 Senior Member Joined: 27 Apr 2007 Posts: 1 Location: Singapore Expertise: Just starting
Posted Sat Apr 28, 2007, 5:21am Subject: Re: Saeco Via Veneto / Melitta Cafe Express Review
I just bought it from a friend who won it in lucky draw. I primmed the machine a few times and i still get some cloudy water from the espresso but the cloudiness will disappear later (using just plain water). When I test make an espresso, it come out with a funny plastic smell (or like cockroach smell). What is wrong?
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