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How Similar are the Saeco Estro Vapore and the Starbucks Barista?

There are lots of words on the internet about Saeco discontinuing sales of their Estro Vapore espresso maker in the U.S. and instead selling them through the Starbucks brand as the Barista. This side by side photo probably states it as clearly as anyone can: the machines are identical except for the decals.

Related: A Hands-on comparison of coffee bean grinders

Posted by Aaron R. Deutsch on September 7, 2007 | Comments (7)