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Capresso cafe 115 Espresso & Cappuccino Machine

Cafe 115 1050-Watt Pump Espresso and Cappuccino Machine Black 48 OZ. with ThermoBlock Heating System and Selector Switch

Cafe 115 1050-Watt Pump Espresso and Cappuccino Machine Black 48 OZ. with ThermoBlock Heating System and Selector Switch

The Capresso 115 pump espresso and cappuccino maker is one of the most efficient machines currently on the market. The unit comes with the ThermoBlock feature, which allows for fast and efficient water heating that could produce high quantities of coffee in seconds. The high quality of brewed espressos is ensured by the 16 bar pressure feature of the unit. Small and easily stored in the kitchen, this Capresso unit comes with two sieves that can accommodate two cups at the same time.


Interior Features
  • The ThermoBlock Heating System ensures speedy heating capabilities for fast coffee production.
    Perfectly brewed espressos are ensured resulting from the 16 bar pressure feature.
  • It has a large capacity for production of frothed milk. The unit can also produce hot water for separate use in tea drinks or hot chocolate.

    Exterior Features

  • The selector switch makes it easy to move from espresso/cappuccino functions to steam/hot water functions. The indicator lights also allow users to easily assess the status of the device.
  • The removable tray makes it easy to load and clean the unit, which also comes with a hidden compartment for spare sieve storage. The water container is removable for fast and efficient cleaning, and cord storage makes it easy to store the model.
  • The metal cup warming platform maintains temperature for longer periods of time. The presence of two sieves makes it possible to produce more drinks at a short span of time.
  • The self locking filter and thumb guard increases safety of use.

    Dimension Specifications

    Length: 8 inches
    Height: 11 inches
    Width: 11 1/2 inches
    Total volume/number of Cups: 48 oz. or 6 cups

    Advantages

    The unit is small and compact, which is perfect for small sized kitchens. The ThermoBlock heating system ensures fast production of hot water for automatic coffee results. The selector switch allows users to shift from one function to another without any problems. Frothed milks production is unlimited, making it perfect for those who love cappuccinos. Two sieves allows for fast and high quantity coffee production. Easy cleanup is ensured with the removable tray feature. Cord storage makes for a clean counter after use of the device. Metal cup warming platform lets users have a hot cup of coffee even after minutes. The hot water may also be used for dual purposes like coffee drinks or making hot chocolate. Readiness of the device can be easily seen through the indicator lights. The self-locking feature and thumb guard ensure user safety. A hidden compartment for the spare sieve storage makes it easy to find and replace problematic sieves.

    Disadvantages

    The design for this model leaves a lot to be desired. The frothing sleeve and steam tube must be cleaned after every operation to work properly. Users complain about low quality espresso and cappuccino results.

    Pros
  • very easy to use
  • small and compact
  • fast and efficient
  • quality coffee results
  • speedy heating time
  • easy storage
  • decent price
  • keeps coffee hot

    Cons

  • unattractive design
  • low quality results for espresso and cappuccino

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