L’OR Variety Pack Nespresso Pods

Last updated date: May 15, 2020

DWYM Score
9.3

L’OR Variety Pack Nespresso Pods

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 91 expert reviews, the L'OR L'OR Variety Pack Nespresso Pods placed 5th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note June 9, 2020:
Checkout The Best Nespresso Pods for a detailed review of all the top nespresso pods.

Expert Summarized Score
9.9
10 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.0
1,263 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
The product is sealed in aluminum capsules, maintaining quality, freshness and intensity.
- My Friends Coffee
They also have a good selection of some prominent flavors that constantly sells itself.
- Fried Coffee
This French brewed coffee brings you that vigorous taste you could only get from France, with a wild combination of nuts, oak and yes, chocolate, untamed and unbridled, giving it that oomph in your mouth.
- MyKitchenAdvisor
For those who want an intense shot of espresso for an early morning boost and don’t want to pay the premium for Nespresso’s own blends, the L’OR Supremo capsules are the perfect pick.
- Expert Reviews - UK
The L’OR capsules are made of eco-friendly, recyclable aluminum.
- Your Best Digs
Your coffee will be full-bodied and intense with a decent crema. We also really liked the fact that the coffee strength is stamped on each individual pod.
- Coffee Gear Spy
If you are looking to save money but don’t want to compromise on quality then these compatible pod’s are well worth a try.
- Trusted Coffee Reviews
They are aluminium capsules, which are not only airtight to preserve flavour compared to the plastic options but also infinitely recyclable with ordinary waste.
- Daily Espresso
As a fussy coffee nut, I thought the taste was great. Punchy with a complexity of flavour, and totally exceeded my expectations. The coffee tasted fresh and lively.
- Coffee Spout
I def recommend L’Or capsules for the everyday coffee lover! Skip the instant coffee and hop onto something more luxurious.
- Too And A Lee
What experts didn't like
We wish their espresso was more consistent.
- Your Best Digs
They do of course taste different.
- Trusted Coffee Reviews
The only thing is, as an avid coffee drinker, I was not satisfied from a single capsule brew even with the highest intensity I had.
- Too And A Lee

From The Manufacturer

The L'OR Gold Standard Espresso: Immerse yourself with the gold standard of L'OR Espresso. Discover your favorite flavor from the Variety Pack, featuring a range of flavors and intensities. Aluminum Capsules: L'OR Espresso is sealed in airtight aluminum capsules, preserving quality, freshness, and intensity. Unlock the captivating aroma and rich crema of L'OR. Compatible with the Nespresso* Original machine (NOT COMPATIBLE WITH VERTUO). A Variety of Flavors: Our Variety Pack features an array of espresso flavors and intensities to satisfy every palate. Choose from the zesty Satinato, complex Columbia, spicy Or Absolu, powerful Ristretto, or intense Onyx. Pair with milk or your favorite non-dairy creamer and enjoy a latte, Americano, or cappuccino!

Overall Product Rankings

Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine Nespresso Pods
1. Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.8
Expert Reviews: 13
Barista Moments Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
2. Barista Moments Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 0
Bestpresso Coffee Ristretto Blend Nespresso Pods
3. Bestpresso Coffee Ristretto Blend Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 10
Peet’s Coffee Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
4. Peet’s Coffee Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 10
L’OR Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
5. L’OR Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 10
DELICITALY Pure Italian Food Ristretto Nespresso Pods
6. DELICITALY Pure Italian Food Ristretto Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 4
Café La Llave Recylable Nespresso Pods
7. Café La Llave Recylable Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 4
Gimoka Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
8. Gimoka Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 8.8
Expert Reviews: 6
Gourmesso Fairtrade Flavored Nespresso Pods
9. Gourmesso Fairtrade Flavored Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 13
Rosso Caffe Gourmet Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
10. Rosso Caffe Gourmet Variety Pack Nespresso Pods
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 11

An Overview On Nespresso Pods

There’s a reason Nespresso has over 6 million Facebook fans. In just 17 years, the company was able to open 700 Nespresso boutiques and even land George Clooney as their spokesperson. Of course, their popularity wouldn’t continue to increase if their product wasn’t delicious and full of flavor. If you don’t live near a boutique, or you simply want a cup of coffee on the go, you can purchase a machine and a set of pods.

When shopping for the best coffee pods, you must pay attention to which machine the pods are designed to be used with. For example, the Peet’s Coffee Variety Pack Nespresso Pods only works with the Nespresso OriginalLine machine, while the Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine Nespresso Pods only work in the Nespresso VertuoLine machine.

Look for a variety pack if you’re just getting started with a Nespresso machine. This is the best way to try a few different flavors to determine what you like and what you don’t like. The Barista Moments Variety Pack Nespresso Pods is an excellent choice, as you’ll get the opportunity to sample Italian Ristretto with an intensity of eight, Italian Lungo with an intensity of five and Barista Moments with an intensity of seven.

Check the Nespresso pods’ product packaging to make sure you getting a 100% natural roast, like that of the Bestpresso Coffee Ristretto Blend Nespresso Pods. It should be free from additives, such as sugar, preservatives and artificial flavorings. You want a fresh cup of coffee that produces its own organic taste.

Keep the environment in mind as you shop for Nespresso pods. You want to go with a company that uses sustainably-sourced and grown beans. It’s also important that the company recycles their pods to keep the pods from ending up in landfills.

DWYM Fun Fact

You may be wondering what the difference is between an espresso and a Nespresso. While the two are both coffees that are produced within special machines, the way they are brewed is a bit different. Espresso machines use finely ground coffee to produce their rich flavor. This means you’ll either need to buy coffee beans and grind them yourself or pick up a bag of already ground coffee. Nespresso machines only work with pods, which eliminates the need for you to take any extra steps to enjoy a delicious cup of joe.

The Nespresso Pod Buying Guide

  • Nespresso has its own recycling program. You can either visit a Nespresso boutique and request a recycling bag or head to the company’s website to order one for free. Each bag holds between 100 and 200 capsules, depending on whether they are original or Vertuo Line pods. Once you fill the bag, you can take it to one of 122,000 collections sites or to the nearest UPS store to mail it back to the company.
  • Coffee consumers can also choose to re-purpose their Nespresso pods. The coffee grinds can be tossed in your compost, while the aluminum capsule can be used to make everything from a decorative ring to a set of string lights to an owl pendant.
  • To extend the life of your Nespresso machine, you’ll want to clean it regularly. This is easily done by removing the drip tray and water tank and washing them with a little dish soap and water. You can also use the soapy dishrag to wipe down the outside of the machine. To clean the inner workings of the machine, you’ll need to run a solution that is half water and half lemon juice through the machine. After you’ve done this, run just water through the machine twice. This rinses away any remaining traces of the lemon juice.
  • Nespresso coffees are permissible in a host of diets. They are kosher and halal certified, as well as free of gluten, dairy, soy and nuts. None of the coffees contain GMOs and none of the capsules are made from BPA plastics.
  • Before comparing the price for Nespresso pods, you must first divide the total product cost by the number of pods in the set. You want to look at the price you’re paying per pod. The Barista Moments Variety Pack Nespresso Pods and the Bestpresso Coffee Ristretto Blend Nespresso Pods are among the most affordable brands on the market. You’ll pay a moderate price for Peet’s Coffee Variety Pack Nespresso Pods. The Nespresso Capsules VertuoLine Nespresso Pods come in at the highest price per pod.