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Gourmesso vs Nespresso®* Coffee Capsules Comparison

Gourmesso vs. Nespresso®*

Capsule suppliers compared: Gourmesso vs. Nespresso®*

Since the disappearance of most of the Nespresso®* capsule patents in 2012, more and more suppliers of Nespresso®* compatible coffee capsules have become established on the market. We at Gourmesso launched in February 2013 – and have been aiming to provide our customers with the best coffee at the fairest price ever since.

Below is a brief comparison of the two brands Nespresso®* and Gourmesso. In addition to the average price per capsule, the variety range and several benefits of the online ordering process, it also takes into account whether the coffee comes from organic farming and complies with Fairtrade standards.

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Gourmesso vs. Nespresso®* coffee capsules comparison

With the help of the following comparison chart, you can easily and quickly check the benefits and advantages of each brand and thus better evaluate which capsules are suitable for you:

Gourmesso Nespresso®*
Number of Varieties over 25 24
... of Espresso 13¹ 13
... of Lungo 4
... of Flavours 11¹ 3
... of Decaf 4 4
Intensities 3 to 12 3 to 12
Fairtrade Coffee
✔️ (26 blends)
Organic Coffee
✔️ (8 blends)
Average Price £0,26 / capsule £0,34 / capsule
... average price Espresso £0,25 / capsule £0,33 / capsule
... average price Lungo £0,27 / capsule £0,33 / capsule
... average price Flavours £0,25 / capsule £0,37 / capsule
... average price Decaf £0,27 / capsule £0,34 / capsule
Online Order
... without registration
... no minimum order quantity
50 capsules
... free delivery from £40 from ca. £68²
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¹ Including Decaf varieties

² Free shipping for orders of min. 200 OriginalLine capsules – with an average price of £0,34 per capsule, you have to order capsules for about £68 to receive free shipping

Gourmesso vs. Nespresso® * – The fact-check


Nespresso®* offers its customers 24 different types of coffee. These are supplemented by changing special editions. At Gourmesso, you will find the larger selection with over 25 varieties! Especially flavoured coffee lovers will find what they are looking for: with eleven different flavours – from chocolate to brittle – we are superior to Nespresso®*.

We are particularly proud that our range includes a wide selection of organic coffee. In addition, Gourmesso offers the largest assortment of Fairtrade pods on the market. Nespresso®* cannot compete with that – you will not find capsules from fair trade or organic labels here.

Do you already have a favorite strain at Nespresso®*? Whether espresso, lungo, decaffeinated or flavored – here you will find the perfect equivalent:

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With a price range between $0.33 and $0.39 per capsule, Nespresso®* capsules are particularly costly. Gourmesso coffee capsules are available from £0.24 to £0.28 each. In a direct comparison of the varieties you can save up to 35% when ordering with us.

Take as an example the strong Nespresso®* Dharkan with intensity 11 for £0.31 per capsule. We offer you a cheaper alternative with our Midnite Monkey. With a price of £0.24 per capsule you save 32% compared to the original.

You also want to compare the capsule prices of other providers to find the best alternative to Nespresso®*? Here's the big price comparison:

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Both Nespresso®* and Gourmesso allow you to order online. The difference: to order at Nespresso®* you must first register as a club member. With Gourmesso, if you wish, you can also order your coffee capsules as a guest – if things need to be done quickly. Registration is not mandatory.

Of course, you also have the opportunity to create a personal account with us. The advantage: you are able to collect reward points with each purchase, which you can then convert into cash money with your next order.

Within your Gourmesso order you are not bound by any minimum order quantities. You would like to try only one of our blends? No problem! With Nespresso®*, you must add at least 50 capsules to your shopping cart to be able to place an order.

We deliver free shipping on orders over £40 within the United Kingdom and you will receive your goods within two to four working days. With Nespresso®*, you must order at least 200 capsules to receive free shipping. With an average price of around £0,34 per capsule, you would have to order Nespresso®* coffee for about £68 to benefit from a delivery free of charge.

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Gourmesso Coffee Capsules: all advantages at a glance


Compatible with Nespresso®*

All our coffee capsules are 100% compatible with the usual Nespresso®* machines.


Organic & Fairtrade

All Gourmesso varieties are Fairtrade certified. We also stock an exquisite selection of Organic coffees.


Up to 35% cheaper than the original

When purchasing Gourmesso coffee capsules you save up to 35% compared to Nespresso®*.


Over 25 different coffee blends

Espresso, Lungo or Flavors? With us you will surely find your favorite coffee blends.


Free shipping from £40

Free shipping on orders of £40 or more.



Your goods will be delivered within United Kingdom in 4-5 working days.

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