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Nescafé Dolce Gusto Genio Coffee Brewer Review

As well as the Dolce Gusto Genio performs, it's even better on your wallet.

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Brewing Process

Brewing coffee with the Nescafé Dolce Gusto Genio is fairly straightforward, but make sure you know how to use the size dial before using the machine to ensure optimal performance.

Step 1
Brewing Process Step 1 Photo

After turning the Nescafé Dolce Gusto Genio on by pressing the black rubber button on left, you'll need to wait for each of the seven bars to light up before being able to pick the number of bars.

Step 2
Brewing Process Step 2 Photo

After pulling the silver metal lever up the coffee pod tray will slide out.

Step 3
Brewing Process Step 3 Photo

Next, place the Nescafé pod inside the tray and pull the lever back down until you hear a click. (The click is the sound of the pod being punctured.)

Step 4
Brewing Process Step 4 Photo

You then hit the red button at the top to indicate you want a hot drink.

Step 5
Brewing Process Step 5 Photo

The machine will then start brewing and your coffee will be poured out.

Cleaning & Maintenance

Since the drip tray is removable, cleaning it and the brewing area should be a breeze.

Other Features

After five minutes of inactivity, the Nescafé Dolce Gusto Genio shuts of automatically to save energy and make your machine last longer.

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