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Sage Bambino Plus SES500BSS4GUK1 review

Key features
  • Milk frother
  • Ground coffee
Reviewed

Sage describes its Bambino Plus SES500BSS ground coffee machine as 'small on size and big on taste'. It's a smart compact coffee maker with a brushed steel finish and simple controls, including a handy automatic steam wand for fuss-free milk frothing. It's not cheap, but it could be worth it if it makes barista-grade coffees at home. Our full review reveals all, so read on to find out how it fared in our tough tests.

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£229.00
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£269.00
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£398.00
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£399.99
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£519.99
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We have tested 185 coffee machines and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 78 Best Buys.
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