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Questions and Answers for Brentwood 2.5-Cup Black Stainless Steel Espresso Machine and Cappuccino Maker

Internet #206754083

Model #GA125

Store SKU #1001675841

  • Single serve coffee maker brews rich espressos and cappuccinos
  • 20 oz. carafe can serve up to 2 cups at a time
  • Enjoy frothy lattes with built-in powerful steamer

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Q:Can you steam/froth 1% milk? Also, the instructions say it takes about 6 minutes to produce enough steam to froth milk and then as soon as I turned the dial to steam, it steamed all over my countertop. I guess you have to have the milk and cup under the steam nozzle immediately?
bypatti|Oct 13, 2019
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A:  Please call Brentwood at 323-266-4600. It sounds like you might not have completely followed instructions.

byTerry|Oct 15, 2019
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    Q:What kind of coffee ground do you use to make espresso?
    bySusann|Jun 13, 2019
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    A:  Italian or Espresso roast, or finely ground darker roast beans. For further info, please contact the manufacturer at 323-266-4600

    byTerry|Jun 18, 2019

      A:  We use Starbucks

      byshonda|Jul 23, 2019
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        Q:Can I use espresso ese pods for this machine (they’re flat disc shaped pods; NOT like Keurig pods)
        byRayray|Mar 7, 2019
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        A:  If the pod will fit in a holder that is only 2 inches in diameter then you could probably use them. Another option might be to cut open the pod, pour in the grounds and tamp them down with the tamper that comes with the machine.

        byJustbackfromItaly|Jul 23, 2019

          A:  In theory it should work. As long as the pods fit inside the GA-125 Stainless Steel Filter Basket it will brew, but the strength of the coffee may be affected. For best results the coffee grounds should be removed from the pod and placed directly in the stainless steel filter basket.

          byTerry|Mar 11, 2019
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            Q:Does this grind the coffee beans, or do I have to buy a separate machine for that? Thanks.
            byAngie|Feb 24, 2019
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            A:  This machine does not grind coffee beans. You will need a separate machine for grinding beans.

            byTerry|Feb 26, 2019

              A:  No it doesn't grind your coffee. You have to do that yourself. It is a great machine for the money though and it seams to hold up very well.

              byNickk|Feb 26, 2019

                A:  No you need to buy a separate machine to grind your beans

                byNickk|Feb 26, 2019