I hate to compare based on prices, but when it comes to buying compatibles, the main reason is due to price. These work out at about 24/25p a capsule according to their website, which is about 4/5p less than original nespresso capsules.
So, what do you lose/gain for this 4/5p per capsule saving?
Firstly, these capsules are individually sealed. You might be thinking that this is a good thing, but once you take the capsule out, you'll see why it's individually sealed: the holes are already there and so you may get a few coffee grounds falling out, so you lose the tidyness of using capsules.
Next, the coffee tastes nice and smooth, but not really as good as… Read more