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Gaggia Classic - Jay Culley's Review
Posted: February 15, 2006, 12:29am
review rating: 3.9
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Arrow The Gaggia Classic has 79 Reviews
Arrow The Gaggia Classic has been rated 8.04 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 30, 2001.
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A C C 9.00
John Anderson 8.85
Patrick Sloane 8.00
Daryl Cross 8.00
Dan Pohl 8.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 8.6
Manufacturer: Gaggia Quality: 10
Average Price: $449.00 Usability: 7
Price Paid: $400.00 Cost vs. Value 8
Where Bought: wholelattelove Aesthetics 9
Owned for: 1 month Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: Just starting Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: krups
Bottom Line: gaggia classic rocks
Positive Product Points

I am a newbie.  Why do people think the Gaggia Classic is inferior to the Rancilio Silvia?  Brass boiler, OK, Why?  What is that brass boiler going to get me?

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Detailed Commentary

I am new, I love the Gaggia Classic!  What am I missing?  I had a crappy 6 bar machine for a year before it blew up, before that I had a steam machine, didnt realize that was Americana and not Espresso.  The Gaggia Classic delivers perfect shots of espresso!  i am not into Lattes, Cappuchino, I just like good espress with a sugar.  Raw Black espress!  23 seconds with the proper tamp and grind and this is barista quality!  

Why is the Ranchillio Silvia such a legend?  The Gaggia Classic makes the same shot!

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