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The Bosch Tassimo T55 is the latest in the line-up of Tassimo capsule drinks machines. At £139.99, it is similarly priced to the popular Nespresso capsule coffee machines, but offers a variety of hot drink options in addition to coffee. Will it transform your tea-time experience? Our researcher tried it out in the Which? office to find out.
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Bosch Tassimo T55

  • Launch date: Jun 2012
  • Type: Capsules
  • Which? score: 0
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Machine pressure (bars) Not stated
Steam pipe No
Type Capsules
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Test results
Grounds taste test No stars
Beans taste test No stars
Capsules taste test No stars
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