Mr. Coffee Automatic Dual Shot Coffee Maker
Many people love their daily shot of espresso coffee because these coffees are high in antioxidants, is a powerful source of caffeine to get your mind wide awake and espressos greatly promote a healthy digestive system. The only downside to these fine beverages is that they do tend to be quite expensive.
If you are looking for a budget-friendly way to enjoy regular espressos and cappuccino’s then we highly recommend Mr. Coffee’s automatic dual shot espresso and cappuccino system.
The Overall Look
This Mr. Coffee is quite handsome. The machine consists of stainless and black materials and has a sleek and elegant design. It certainly will be a very attractive device in your office or in any kitchen area. It is also compact and won’t take up too much counter space.
It is always the features you really need to look into when shopping for the perfect dual coffee maker. This one has quite a few outstanding features such as the following;
Controls – The controls are not overly exaggerated. On the front the machine has several light indicators that tell you when water is required, when your brew is ready, a steam indicator and more and the machine is switched on with a simple knob switch. It also has a frothing arm that is pretty easy to use for preparing lattes and cappuccinos.
Capabilities – The coffee machine has a 15bar pump system that extracts powerful dark rich espresso brew. It isn’t the best device for an average cup of coffee but it is perfect for preparing specialty coffees like espresso or even iced coffees. You can use cups or even a 4 cup carafe with the device for average coffee brewing. The milk frothing arm also enables you to easily create lattes and cappuccinos.
Cleaning – A removable and washable drip tray keeps your surfaces nice and clean and makes it incredibly simple to keep the coffee maker clean. The water reservoir also has a large access area that allows you to open it for deep cleaning should the need arise.
Top Pros and Cons
Like all coffee makers, this one has quite a few fantastic pros that make it a worthy investment but there are always some cons you need to consider before you decide to buy. Here are the top pros and cons of this terrific dual coffee machine;
- Indicator lights make it easy to see when the machine is off, on or to monitor the processing of coffee.
- The device is easy to clean
- A dual water window allows you to monitor water levels with ease
- Pump bar provides quality espressos much quicker
- Pause function allows you to pour coffee while brewing function is ongoing
- Affordable price
- Brewing cycle can take a long time
- Brewing carafe is quite and can prepare only 4 cups of coffee
- The machine doesn’t have an auto-programming feature
This is a terrific investment for anyone that loves strong coffees and especially for those with a passion for espressos and other specialty drinks.