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Starbucks Barista - Bob's Review
Posted: January 6, 2001, 11:38am
review rating: 6.0
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Starbucks Barista
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Arrow The Starbucks Barista has 163 Reviews
Arrow The Starbucks Barista has been rated 8.23 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 30, 2001.
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Bam T 9.50
Carl Lobitz 8.67
Rick Wayne 8.22
Dave Jahsman 8.00
Kevin Bailey 8.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 8.4
Manufacturer: Estro Quality: 8
Average Price: $350.00 Usability: 8
Price Paid: $0.00 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: Aesthetics 8
Owned for: 6 months Overall 8
Writer's Expertise: Aficionado Would Buy Again: n/a
Similar Items Owned: Not entered
Bottom Line: Good value if bought on sale. Good first machine
Positive Product Points

Good value when on sale
Easy To use
Good Support From Starbucks

Negative Product Points

Pressurized portafilter
Weak Steam

Detailed Commentary

I dislike the portafilter. The "crema enhancer" helps you make good looking crema but not necessarily great tasting espresso.

The steaming power of this machine was underwhelming.

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