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Rancilio Silvia - Gino Macias's Review
Posted: December 12, 2005, 2:04pm
review rating: 6.0
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Rancilio Silvia
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Arrow The Rancilio Silvia has 230 Reviews
Arrow The Rancilio Silvia has been rated 8.55 overall by our member reviewers
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Chris Clark 9.13
Ed Lawless 9.00
Joe DP 8.88
Dave Borton 8.67
Eric Larson 8.62

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.2
Manufacturer: Rancilio Quality: 9
Average Price: $629.00 Usability: 9
Price Paid: $479.00 Cost vs. Value 9
Where Bought: Whole Latte Love Aesthetics 10
Owned for: 1 week Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: Moka, Saeco Classico
Bottom Line: Anyone can pull a beautiful shot with the Rancilio..
Positive Product Points

Solid, sturdy
Looks great on the countertop.
Heavy (won't move when locking in portafilter).

Negative Product Points

Only that the water container could have held more water.

Detailed Commentary

Arrived here at my office, and immediately read through the directions and watched the accompanying DVD.  Went to my local Randall's grocery store, filled up three bags of Java Delight beans from the shute, and ground the  beans there starting at the very lowest setting (Turkish grind) and worked my up.  After about an hour, I pulled the best shot I've ever had!

Lotsa crema, thick coffee, tasted awesome with 2 teaspoons of sugar!

With the Rancilio, ANYBODY CAN PULL AN EXCELLENT SHOT! It is super easy!

Buying Experience

Ordered my Rancilio on-line with Whole Latte Love, and arrived when they said it should.

Three Month Followup

Still working...

One Year Followup

Still working...

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