How do I descale my Nespresso Essenza?

Press and hold Espresso, Lungo, and Hot Water buttons until all the lights start blinking simultaneously (approx. 5 secs). The descaling light will also become steady if the 3 lights cannot be seen blinking underneath your fingers. To exit at this point, press and release either Espresso or Lungo.

What PODS work with Nespresso Essenza?

The verdict. Bluecup is our top pick as the ideal sustainable system for use with the Essenza machine. Bluecup is compatible with all Essenza machines, including Krups, Breville, DeLonghi and Nespresso models.

How do I get Essenza out of descaling mode?

If you have an Essenza Plus, you can also manually exit the descaling mode by holding the Lungo and Espresso buttons simultaneously for five seconds. You can continue the process as usual. Then, you can use your Nespresso as usual.

Can I use vinegar to descale my Nespresso machine?

Never use vinegar as it can damage your machine. Never fill up the water tank during the descaling process.

How often should you descale your Nespresso?

every 6 months
How often should I descale my machine? It is recommended that you descale your Nespresso machine every 600 coffees or, at least, every 6 months. Additionally, we recommend you let the water flow to clean the remains of coffee once the coffee has been prepared and after the capsule has been removed.

Can you descale Nespresso with just water?

Run a cycle with just water: Empty and clean the water tank, and refill it with fresh water, then replace the tank and press the button to run through a cycle of clean water. The machine will stop when it’s done. Exit the descaling process: Do this by pressing the button and lever at the same time for three seconds.

Can you use other pods in Nespresso Essenza Mini?

Yes if you mean regular Nespresso capsule. Any capsules that are for Nespresso compatible machines will work in this machine.

Are all Nespresso pods the same?

We can’t speak for every single coffee brand, as all pods are designed differently, however the simple answer is yes – most of them will work in your Nespresso® machine. Thorough testing ensures compatibility.

How do I reset my Nespresso Essenza after descaling?

mode press the Lungo button for 5 seconds. Factory settings: Espresso cup: 40 ml, Lungo cup: 110 ml; Auto Off mode: 9 mins. and hold down the Lungo button for 5 seconds. to confirm machine has been reset to factory settings.