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Rancillio Silvia Espresso Maker Review!!

Makes great espresso and offers plenty of control over the brewing process.

December 09, 2011
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Design Overview

The Silvia has an old-school approach to design, offering big clicky switches and large dials rather than LCD screens or touch buttons. But it isn’t some ugly piece of industrial machinery: it looks smart enough to fit nicely into a modern kitchen.

Front

Front Photo
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Sides

Sides Photo

Top

Top Photo

Controls

Controls 1 Photo

Water Reservoir

Water Reservoir Photo

In the Box

In The Box Photo

As well as the espresso maker itself, you get a bean scoop, the portafilter and two filters, one for a single shot and one for a double.

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Sections

  1. Page
  2. Design
  3. Performance
  4. Usability
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  8. Conclusion
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