Mmmm coffee, espresso, latte, cappuccino…
Jura ENA Micro 9 does it all and in less than a minute. You probably won’t ask for more from a coffee machine that you get in the form of this exceptional model from Jura.
This super automated appliance is pretty affordable as compared to other automated coffee makers in the market. This machine offers some of the prominent features such as the super-fast performance system despite its large size, makes a single cup of delicious coffee on demand for bachelors or small families, an energy-saving system, and many more.
However, the machine does have a few limitations, but it will surely never make a disappointing cup of coffee.
In this review, I’ve covered all the details and advanced features about this appliance which translates how easy it is to make a one-touch drink on this super-automatic espresso machine and upgrade your lifestyle.
Let’s jump in!
Jura ENA Micro 9 might be the world’s smallest one-touch automatic cappuccino that you can avail in the most sophisticated design and equipped with the latest technology. The appliance’s dimensions are 17.5 x 9 x 12.7 inches, following its compact design that doesn’t take much space on your counter. The robust appliance weighs 51 pounds owing to its strength and power coffee-making system.
Jura ENA Micro 9 is interlaced with exclusive features such as the thermoblock technology, easy to clean in-built system, adjustable water hardness, conical grinders and much more. It seems to be a great value for money whether you need a great-tasting cappuccino at the office with colleagues or individually at home for yourself.
The stylish micro silver color and its appressed height give it a professional look, yet its a straightforward appliance that even beginners can use it without any hassle.
Jura ENA Micro 9 – Top Features
The true one-touch brewing system is equipped with comprehensible symbols and ergonomically arranged buttons, letting you execute functions without any fuss.
The appliance also has a plain text as well as a light display so you can tell from a distance if it needs your attention or is working as intended. The traffic light colors indicate:
- Green = Ready and Rinses
- Yellow = Programming Mode
- Red = Stop to take action
The rotatory switch comes in very handy to customize a cup of coffee, the knob switch further makes it very intuitive to use.
Jura ENA Micro 9 is fully programmable, you can adjust the volume of water to add to the water tank, the amount of forth as well as its consistency. You can even select from two dosage levels; 6 or 10 grams of ground coffee. Two temperature settings let you brew your coffee at your desired temperature.
Moreover, there are 2 level coffee strengths that are adjustable, so you get to enjoy the type of coffee just the way you like.
Energy Save Mode
It also features energy save mode, which you can toggle on or off anytime. For instance, if this mode is turned on, the heating element will be turned off for about 5 minutes. During this time, the appliance only hardly consumes 4.3 watts/hour.
However, when you need an instant brew, you can undo the energy save mode, and the heating element heats almost instantly to brew on-demand coffee.
For a compact machine like Jura ENA Micro 9, the water reservoir’s capacity is well justified. It can hold 37 ounces of water, and filling the reservoir is even more convenient with the ease of filling it from the rear or detaching it from the appliance and filling it from a water tap in a sink, or pouring in purified water from a bottle.
Another helpful feature is the inbuilt water filtration cartridge, so you get the ease of purifying water when it is inside the reservoir. However, this might limit the capacity of water, but it worths it. You can make the use of customization features to make adjustments according to your requirements, including:
- Adjustable water hardness
- Zero-Energy Switch
- Programmable amount of water
- Amount of water can be adjusted for each preparation
- Hot water function
Jura 9 has one of the smartest brewing units, which has been specially designed for a single cup that is capable of preparing a cappuccino and a latte macchiato at the touch of a button without your having to move the cup.
Moreover, an Intelligent Pre-Brew Aroma System and Powder recognition for ground coffee comes in handy when you aren’t filling the bean hopper with beans. The multi-level conical grinder offers 5 grind sizes ranging from the finest to the coarsest of grounds. This can be done with the ease of an adjuster knob. Other valuable features include:
- Bean hopper is rubber-lined to seal for freshness
- Maintains the freshness of coffee for a long time that helps to intensify the aroma in the coffee
- Cappuccino frother
- Dose size selector lets you customize between high to normal brew strength
- Integrated rinsing, cleaning, and descaling program
Benefits of the Dual Spout
This appliance features a height-adjustable dual spout, so having coffee in your favorite mug is easy. Other than this, the dual spout has several other benefits like:
- Height of the spout can be adjusted anywhere between 2 inches and 5.4 inches
- To prevent any mixing up and to pertain to hygiene, a separate pipe system for coffee and milk is available.
- An integrated splash guard prevents any milk or coffee from entering the machine while preparation of your caffeinated beverage.
- The spout makes fine foam without having to move the cup.
This automatic machine comes with labeled parts that make it easier to detach and reassemble the parts after cleaning. What’s more is the integrated rinsing, cleaning, and descaling program. You only need to toss in a cleaning tablet when the machine tells you it’s time to clean the rest it will do itself.
Jura ENA Micro 9 features a Thermoblock 2010 pump which means it pre-heats and steams within just 30 seconds. This helps in making impactful coffee that is piping hot.
The 15 bar-pump pressure readies a cup of coffee within a minute. Pulling out a shot of espresso in the comfort of your kitchen just like having Starbucks at your home without any hassle.
Video Review: Jura ENA Micro 9 One Touch Automatic Coffee Machine
Check out the video to learn how Jura ENA Micro 9 one-touch automatic machine works.
- Comes with a drip tray
- Energy switch saves energy
- Adjustable spout lets fit the taller cups easily
- Fine foam technology makes perfect texture beverages
- Compact sophisticated design
- Several customizability options
- The frothing attachment doesn’t cause hindrance, it is easy to use
- Standby mode saves energy
- You can make variable caffeinated beverages with this coffee maker
- The system is efficient in heating the beans so that they can leave a strong aroma and enhance the flavor before the brewing starts.
- Integrated rinsing, cleaning, and descaling program
- Comes with 2 years warranty
- Removable water tank could have a larger capacity
- Need to pre-warm the cup if you need piping hot coffee in it
The Bottom Line
The Jura ENA Micro 9 is ideal for delivering true one-touch brewing, and each caffeinated beverage is quality certified. The user interference is comprehensible, so you don’t need to be an expert barista to operate it.
You can brew your favorite caffeinated beverages with boundless possibilities and that too at the touch of a single button.
Overall, if you are looking for a great tasting variety of specialties at the touch of a button with no extra cost, then Jura ENA Micro 9 definitely worths your spending!
Frequently Asked Question
1. Is this coffee maker durable?
Frequent cleaning and maintaining an appliance prolongs the appliance’s life. Jura ENA Micro 9 can last for several years if it’s maintained properly.
2. Is it easy to clean?
In comparison to other coffee makers available on the market, this appliance is relatively easier to clean even though it is fully automated. However, you will have to do some work yourself, too but the built-in cleaning process is highly efficient as well. To reduce internal scaling, make sure you are using filtered water. Soak and flush the milk foaming so that there is no build-up. Also, you will need to replace the milk tube every 6 to 8 months to prevent clogging. Lastly, make sure you clean frothing attachments and milk tubes after every use.
3. At what temperature does the water heat in this machine?
While the water brews in the Jura ENA Micro 9, the temperature reaches 190 – 195 degrees, however, as the coffee hits the cup, the temperature decreases to 175 – 180 degrees.
4. Is this appliance only limited to espressos or can coffee be made too?
A single cup of coffee can be made. In fact, atop the machine is the opening for a different coffee, but of course, it has to be grounded. You can put in decaf coffee grounds in the opening, you can brew cappuccino, espresso or just regular coffee too. However, only one type of coffee can be brewed at a time.
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