DeLonghi EC5 Steam Espresso and Cappuccino Maker
Black 4-Cup with 2-cup Adaptor and Adjustable Steam Emission
Steam-driven, the DeLonghi EC5 can serve you a cup of flavorful espresso or rich and creamy cappuccino. With a 2-cup adaptor, you can enjoy both as they are being prepared simultaneously by the coffee machine. Nothing looks and tastes better than having that creamy froth for your lattes or cappuccinos using its swivel jet frother. This espresso and cappuccino maker doesn't have all the bells and whistles found in other combination machines, but the design is carefully thought of. It has all the basic features that ensure safety when pouring or serving a cup, faster brews, and easy cleanups.
Interior Features It uses the same Cappuccino System found in other espresso and cappuccino makers from the same brand. Through a special emulsion system. the steam, milk, and air are blended well to make a frothy and creamy cup.
The EC5 has an adjustable steam emission to ensure safety and make hot and flavorful cups readily available. Made in Italy, it comes with all the essential features to make those good Italian cappuccinos and lattes.
The 4-cup capacity is good enough for personal use or sharing with a bunch of workmates or friends who are also coffee lovers.
With a 2-cup adaptor, you can pour yourself a cup of espresso or cappuccino at once. The swivel jet frother will give your cup a frothy top that's mess-free.
The espresso and cappuccino maker also has a patented safety cap, drip-free spout, and stay-cool handles to make pouring yourself a cup easy and safe. Cleanups won't also be a chore with a removable drip tray.
No need to frequently monitor the machine, thanks to the indicator light for the on/off
It comes in an all black color that hides stains from spills and leaks and can easily blend with other fixtures on the countertop.
Depth: 25.5 cm.
Height: 30 cm.
Width: 30.5 cm.
Product dimensions: 11-1/4 by 11 by 8-1/4 inches
Total volume or number of cups: 4 cups
It comes in a not-so-complicated design that's easy to figure out. It doesn't have all those buttons, which can be so confusing at times. Though simpler compared to other machines, the design is nonetheless well-thought of.
The swivel jet frother and its handles allow for easy serving without making too much mess or risking yourself to burns. The heat-resistant handles, drip-free spout, and safety cap make it very convenient to use even for those who are on the go. Given its features and decent price, it's a practical buy for espresso and cappuccino lovers. They no longer have to go to expensive coffee shops if they can enjoy the flavorful blends at home or in the office.
The common complaint involves the frother of the EC5, which, according to some consumers, do not always work well. Some have even bought a frothing pitcher to replace the inefficient frother. The steaming wand can be a bit difficult to use, though after some time, users may finally figure it out and get used to it.
has a good price
practical buy for espresso and cappuccino drinkers
has safety design and handles
can make flavorful, hot cups in a few minutes
simple but smart design
easy to clean
steaming wand difficult to use at first
frother can be improved
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