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La Pavoni PA - Frank Mastrogiovanni's Review
Posted: June 14, 2007, 2:54pm
review rating: 6.2
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Arrow The La Pavoni PA has 25 Reviews
Arrow The La Pavoni PA has been rated 6.14 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since November 30, 2001.
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These are some of the best-written reviews for this product, as judged by our members.
Name Ranking
Rob Novak 9.00
Mike Dahlor 9.00
Chris Chase 8.25
Vincent Sapone 8.00
Brendan Getchel 7.50

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 6.4
Manufacturer: Salton Quality: 7
Average Price: $65.00 Usability: 9
Price Paid: $48.00 Cost vs. Value 6
Where Bought: on line Aesthetics 3
Owned for: 3 years Overall 7
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
Similar Items Owned: the usual $12. coffeemill CRAP
Bottom Line: I grinded, I brewed, I drank
Positive Product Points

Hey it grinds the beans for my Melitta one cup coffee filter. It gets the job done; enough said

Negative Product Points

It is a little messy from the static. So clean it up! right?

Detailed Commentary

I've never seen so much whinning about a product that works just fine. You people on coffee geek need to drink a good cup of coffe and get a life. I almost bought one of those wooden hand crank jobs for $26.. Thank god I didn't. I mean if I lived in a log cabin it would be invaluable, but I don't and I don't feel like cranking.
This grinder is a lot better than the generic coffee mills and I couldn't find anything cheaper that does this job.
I don't grind enough coffee for for just one cup. I grind enough for 4 or 5 days. I'm retired so I only drink 3 or 4 cups instead of the 6 to 10 cups I drank when I (casino dealer and floorperson) worked. The casino coffee sucked but I drank it to help me track all the action. Now I sit down down and drink coffee with my retired nighbor a couple of mornings a week and solve the worlds problems over 3 or 4 cups columbian arabica.
I use the largest (coarse) setting# 19 for grinding.

Buying Experience

good

Three Month Followup

It still grinds the beans. That's all I want it for. As long as it works I'm happy (knock on wood). I think I'm getting my MONEY'S WORTH!!!

One Year Followup

It's still grinding as when I first bought it. I grind two & 2/3 cups about every four or five days.  As long as it works I'm happy. During the summer I make a 9 cup pot for ice coffee. So then I have to grind more often. I grind an equal blend Eight O'Clock 100% Columbian and Julius Mienl Jubilee Blend. I still keep the grinder in the original box and have all the paper work that came with it. The box is wearing out a little. When not on use the griner is stored in a cabinet so I don't have to worry about it being dropped. I would buy this again if I had to, without thinking twice.

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