Juggling Java with the Jura Impressa C9
Jura IMPRESSA C9
- Easy to use
- Large water reservoir
- One touch system
- Make changes on the fly
- Older design
- Small bean hopper
- Only one pre-program setting
While the Jura Impressa C9 may seem a little schizophrenic in design, it does solve a classic cup juggling dilemma.
If you’ve felt chained to your super automatic espresso machine, sliding your coffee cup between milk and espresso dispensers, we’re here to cut you free. The Jura Impressa C9 gives you the option of two different spouts: one dedicated for
Is It Worth Your Money?
Well, it all depends on what you’re looking for in a super automatic espresso machine. You will be paying for the added convenience of dedicated spouts in the Jura Impressa C9.
But, if convenience factors heavily into your decision making, then yes, the C9 is definitely worth your money. Like all Jura machines, the Impressa C9 is built with quality. And, it’s fully equipped to maintain optimal functionality for years and years.
Detailed Review and Breakdown
“Cleanliness is next to godliness,” they always say. Well, if that’s the case then the Jura Impressa C9 is a heavenly angel. Besides great coffee, this super automatic espresso machine is specifically engineered to keep itself clean and highly efficient brew after brew.
The Jura Impressa C9 won’t let you get away with much. It will alert you for just about every action that needs to be taken. If the drip tray needs to be emptied, the C9 will let you know. Time to change the water filter? The C9 will pester you until it’s done.
If you blew off using a water filter
Besides alerting you for your part, the C9 also rinses itself out consistently upon
Besides its ritualistic cleanliness, the Jura Impressa C9 features a unique two dedicated dispenser system
With the Impressa C9, you can now choose a
Programming is a bit basic with the Impressa C9. You’re able to customize one drink, which becomes the default drink for the machine. However, you can play around with the milk foam texture on the fly.
And, you can use a nifty dial to change other settings like coffee strength and temperature on the fly as well. But next time you go to make a drink, the machine will revert back to the program you’ve set previously.
- 13.5” x 11” x 17”
14 ouncestainless steel vacuum milk carafe (non-dishwasher safe)
- Programming for coffee strength, temperature, milk amount, grind size
- Active cup warmer
64 ouncewater reservoir
- 18 bar vibration pump
- Coffee Pre-infusion
Ease of Use and Reliability
Despite all the visual madness the C9 has got going on, it’s actually pretty easy to use. The small LED screen will tell you exactly what’s going on with the machine or anything it needs you to do.
Reliability is what Jura is all about, so you can rest easy with the Jura Impressa C9. The Clearyl Water filtration system, 18 bar power pump, stainless steel lined
We’re getting up there in price with the Jura Impressa C9, at over $2,000. But you are paying for a truly
Any Other Criteria?
We would be remiss if we didn’t mention that there is another Jura very similar to the Impressa C9. The Jura J6 is a slightly newer Jura machine that delivers very similar features as the Impressa C9. The display is different, but the function is much the same. They are similarly priced too. So, either machine is a good bet.
Who Is This For?
The Jura Impressa C9 is a machine meant for those looking for a truly one touch,
But if you love
Jura IMPRESSA C9
We like what Jura is doing with the Impressa C9, by creating a
And, we really like the looks of its more modern relative the Jura J6, which is similarly priced.
However, we’re not sure the added convenience of the dedicated spouts is worth the price
It might be worth just biting the bullet and paying a bit more for a truly
Other Options Worth Looking At
If you’re looking for a larger capacity machine with the same (or higher) customizability check out the Saeco Royal One Touch super automatic espresso machine. It’s got a huge