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Lelit PL 041 Espresso - Walter L's Review
Posted: January 5, 2011, 4:18pm
review rating: 8.0
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Lelit PL 041 Espresso Machine
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Arrow The Lelit PL 041 Espresso has 23 Reviews
Arrow The Lelit PL 041 Espresso has been rated 8.62 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since October 22, 2007.
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Gary Edmunds 9.43
HEATHER HUNNICUTT 9.00
Joshua Wark 9.00
Armbrooke Thorne 9.00
Brian Dorais 8.50

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.0
Manufacturer: Le'Lit Quality: 9
Average Price: $460.00 Usability: 8
Price Paid: $400.00 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: 1st-Line Aesthetics 10
Owned for: 1 month Overall 8
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
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Bottom Line: Great machine to learn on, good price, capable of making great espresso, and decent steaming capability.
Positive Product Points

-Fast heat up time (Around 5 minutes)
-Looks great
-Makes great shots
-Decent steam power
-Portafilter has a nice feel and weight to it.
-Nice steaming power if you surf till the light goes out and steam shortly after.

Negative Product Points

-None, very satisfied

Detailed Commentary

Edit: Well, I was looking into espresso and wanted something under $500 that produced good shots and could produce microfoam. After narrowing it down to the Gaggia Classic and Le'Lit PL041QE. I decided on the Le'lit. I'm pulling very good shots with Metropolis's Redline as well as Redbird Espresso. Beautiful pours, excellent crema, awesome taste, definitely gonna buy a bottomless portafilter. Now that i've got a handle over the steaming, i've been getting consistently good microfoam with the one hole tip. Loving it.

     Overall, I'm enjoying this machine and I think it was a great machine to start out with. Back to pulling more shots!

Buying Experience

Ordered from 1st-line. No complaints, ordering was a breeze, the package arrived 2 days after ordering with great shipping. I'll definitely buy from them again.

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