A barista will quickly tell you that the most important ingredient to deliver an amazing espresso is to use fresh beans and to grind them as close to the time of use as possible. Actually, it's best to limit the time between grinding and extraction to seconds, not minutes. That's why we've built a grinder into the Barista Express espresso machine. VIEW VIDEO
The Barista Express Espresso Machine with its integrated conical burr grinder and dosing control helps deliver the optimum path for beans to espresso in under a minute, and ensuring a smooth and thick crema. The measured dose is delivered straight into the coffee filter to maximize flavor. Experts say to get the best flavour from an espresso is to use fresh beans that are ground and used straight away.
Pressurized dual-wall filters eliminate the guesswork for beginners. Non-pressurized café style single-wall filters allow for experimentation of grind size, grind amount and tamping pressure to explore the art of espresso. Integrated Conical Burr Grinder with grind size dial that accurately adjusts fineness of the grind for correct water dispersion. Activated simply by one-touch grinding cradle with auto-stop.