It doesn’t really matter whether you are a fan of espresso, cappuccino or a flat white, mornings are not really the same for a lot of people unless they have managed to have their first caffeine hit of the day with a nice cup of coffee before they start work. With their increasingly busy lifestyles, many of these people are also turning to coffee machines to make their cup of coffee for them as its more convenient and usually faster than a traditional filter machine. In this article, we present you with the top five coffee machines that are within the reach of everyone as they all come in (at the time of writing) at under £100.
1. De’Longhi Nescafé Dolce Gusto Mini Me
The De’Longhi Nescafé Dolce Gusto Mini Me is a compact machine that packs a lot of punch and at the moment it comes complete with six boxes of coffee pods included in the price so it will be a while before you need to do any coffee shopping, and when you do start to run low, there are lots of different flavours and styles to choose from, including ones from Starbucks.
It’s very easy to use, simply pour water into the reservoir, place your favourite coffee pod into the machine and press the button. Its also easy to keep clean because it uses coffee pods, there are no coffee grounds to contend with as they stay within the pod after the water has filtered through. No mess. No fuss.
You can also fit different sizes of mug into the machine as well so you can continue to use your favourite coffee mug thanks to the adjustable drip tray.
2. Tassimo TAS3102GB Bosch Suny Special Edition, Black
The Tassimo TAS3102GB Bosch Suny is a very easy to use coffee machine which incorporates the Bosch Smart Start function which means that it is even easier and quicker for you to get your first cup of coffee of the day as it requires no additional time to heat up. This special edition is an all black design which should fit in with any stylish kitchen decor.
Also, with Bosch’s Intellibrew technology you will get a perfect cup of high-quality coffee, every time. What’s more, with over 70 different drinks to choose from in the Tassimo range from 11 well-known brands including Costa you will never be short of choice, and if you fancy something different to coffee, you can also make yourself a hot chocolate or a cup of tea with this amazing machine.
3. Nescafé Dolce Gusto KP170140 Infinissima Coffee Pod Machine by Krups, White
The Nescafé Dolce Gusto KP170140 Infinissima Coffee Pod Machine by Krups is another very easy to use Nescafé Dolce Gusto machine which uses your choice of Nescafé Dolce Gusto coffee pods which come in a number of varieties including from famous brands such as Starbucks. It has an extra-large 1.2-litre water tank which means you can enjoy cup after cup of your favourite brew before you need to refill it. And because the coffee grounds remain in the pods, there’s not much cleaning to do afterwards either.
This great-looking, stylish coffee machine from Krups also comes equipped with a pressure pump that can deliver up to 15 bar so it is always capable of delivering high quality, thick velvety crema on the surface of your favourite coffee.
With a single movement of the Infinissima’s manual lever, you can deliver over 40 different hot and cold beverages to the mug of your choice in a few short minutes.
At well under £100 this machine will make a great addition to any coffee lover’s kitchen. Click below to get the latest price.
4. Nespresso 11389 Vertuo Plus Special Edition by Magimix
The Nespresso 11389 Vertuo Plus Special Edition coffee machine by Magimix is a simple and convenient one-touch brewing system that enables you to choose up to five different sizes of drink, Alto (414ml), Mug (230ml), Gran Lungo (150ml), Double Espresso (80ml), and Espresso (40ml).
This Vertuo Plus machine will deliver a perfect cup of high-quality coffee into whichever size of cup you choose every single time thanks to its sophisticated centrifusion technology.
Not only do you get a high-quality coffee machine when you decide to make a purchase but this machine also comes with 12 Nespresso Virtuo capsules to get you started.
You also have to option to sign-up for a coffee subscription and when you do, after buying any Nespresso Vertuo machine, you will get three months of coffee and an aeroccino for free!
5. DeLonghi Nescafé Dolce Gusto Piccolo XS Pod Capsule Coffee Machine
The DeLonghi Nescafé Dolce Gusto Piccolo XS Pod Capsule Coffee Machine is capable of making over 40 different hot and cold beverages for you including different varieties of coffee from Nescafé’s Dolce Gusto range as well as Starbucks, so you are never very far away from your favourite caffeine hit.
The extra versatility of this Dolce Gusto machine means that your choice of hot or cold drinks is available with a simple movement of the manual lever and as the coffee grinds stay in the pods as the water is filtered through them, there is no mess to clean up afterwards.
The DeLonghi Nescafé Dolce Gusto Piccolo XS Pod Capsule Coffee Machine is also environmentally friendly in that it automatically switches off after one minute meaning that it has an A rating for energy consumption.
Along with the adjustable drip tray, which makes the machine able to accept many cup sizes, you won’t regret your choice if you opt for this machine.