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Starbucks Verismo 580
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$59.95 - $232.89
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Summary: This Starbucks single-serve coffeemaker has:
  • a removable reservoir.
  • a height-adjustable drip tray.
  • auto-off.
  • It requires Verisimo pods.
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Type: Single-serve coffeemakers
About - Starbucks Verismo 580

The Starbucks Verismo 580 is part of the coffeemaker test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, pod coffeemaker models like the Verismo 580 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

First-cup speed:
Indicates how quickly the machine produces the first cup of coffee. This also includes the time required to heat any internal water reservoir from room temperature.

Repeat speed:
Reflects how quickly the machine produces a second cup.

Temperature consistency:
Reflects how closely the second cup matches the first cup in temperature.

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The Ratings applied to untested model Starbucks Verismo 585 (Williams-Sonoma) come from our tests of model Starbucks Verismo 580, which in our judgment is enough alike in its performance, features, and specs that our test results apply to both. Has LED display, adjustable brew size. Holds more water in tank and has a larger receptacle for used pods. Available at William-Sonoma only.
Features & Specs - Starbucks Verismo 580
info Can use two pods at a time No
info Dimensions H x W x D (in.) 12 x 6 x 15
info Average coffee temperature (°F) 170
info Maximum mug height (in.) 6.75
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User Reviews - Starbucks Verismo 580
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Leaked water all over my desk.
Best Uses
My brand new machine purchased from CostCo leaked water from the underside instead of dispensing into the cup. Customer service told me to take it back, so I did. I've seem similar comments from others- they must have very poor quality assurance.
How long have you owned it:
A month or less
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
Has some flaws, but more upside
Brews Quickly
Easy To Use
Best Uses
I love this machine. I have had it for over a year. It is a little quirky, but once you get the hang of it, there is nothing like it. It makes espresso that is amazing. No other single serve machine can do that. Don't be conned into thinking your keurig can make a latte, because it can't. This machine makes actual espresso. <br /><br />I also use it to make 2-3 cups of brewed coffee per day. So far its held up great.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
Brews Quickly
Leaks Though Drip Pan
Limited Features
Produces Excess Drippage
Best Uses
I had to return the Verismo machine twice to COSTCO because of a leaky drip pan - it was poorly assembled/glued/constructed. Leaked all over my counter - this machine produces a lot of excess liquid during the brewing process, so you have to clean/empty the drip pan often, even if it doesn't leak.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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