La Pavoni Europiccola espresso machine, EPBB-8, 8-Cup lever style can make 1 or 2 cups at a time. It includes 2 stainless steel filter baskets. Electricity switch 1000W/110V. Internal thermostat and reset fuse. Piston and steam pressure worked. Long life stainless steel heating elements. 1-Year guarantee. 12 in. H (14 lbs.).
Real baristas “take” an espresso with a lever instead of punching a button and relying on an automatic pump’s whims. With this Italian-made machine, you force water through the coffee yourself, using the lever to exactly control speed, which means you get the entire flavor and thick covering of crema that indicate a perfect drink. Pulling an espresso the old-fashioned way is tremendously gratifying, as well as a video accompanying the machine will instruct the abilities needed to become a barista to anyone.
Milk heats and creates froth for lattes cappuccinos, and other coffee drinks, while an alternative wand with frothing attachment produces tons of foam automatically. The water tank holds 20 oz, enough to make 8 cups before the tank (reachable under the device ‘s removable dome) needs refilling and before water needs to be warmed again (the heating element’s evaluation is 1,000 watts maximum, 800 watts minimum). A glass tube enables water-level monitoring, and also a thermostat activates a green light when water reaches the right crema-creating temperature. An internal fuse, which can be reset in the base, prevents overheating.
This variation of La Pavoni Europiccola Espresso Machine model features black plastic accents along with a lasting black acrylic base which has fine, light and comes in gleaming chrome -reflecting flecks, producing a polished-granite effect. — Fred Brack
Editor’s note: La Pavoni Europiccola Espresso Machine may arrive with water inside from the manufacturer’s pressure test. This can be a standard event and doesn’t point to a difficulty with the machine.
Delivers cappuccino, espresso, caffe latte, as well as other coffee drinks
Lever allows crafting espresso to individual taste
Makes 8 cups without heating more water endlessly
Contains measuring spoon, automatic milk foamer, 1- and 2-cup filters
Measures 11 by 7 by 12 inches; 1-year warranty