Espressione has developed several new upscale coffeemakers to meet the needs of consumers that wish to make espresso at home.
The Concierge fully automatic bean-to-cup espresso maker features a thin profile of 7-inches in width, allowing it to be used in a variety of settings from the kitchen to the home office. The unit is equipped with a thermoblock heating system that is said to allow the coffeemaker to begin the brewing process in 22 seconds. Other features include a frothing mechanism, an LED panel with one-touch keys, a hot water function to make tea and other hot beverages, and a coffee grinder with five fineness settings. It has a suggested retail price of $599.99.
A new stainless steel combination coffeemaker includes a pump espresso machine and 10-cup drip coffeemaker in one unit. Designed in Switzerland, the unit is equipped with a 19-bar high-pressure pump and thermoblock heating system and is compatible with ground coffee and all types of single-serve pods. It has an SRP of $299.99.
A stainless steel automatic pump espresso machine with the thermoblock system features a steam nozzle to froth milk for use with cappuccinos or lattes, a hot water function for use with tea and other hot beverages, a removable water tank and removable drip tray. The SRP is $249.99.