Profitec Pro 300

The Profitec Pro 300 is the lowest cost European made double boiler machine in the Espresso Works’ assortment. With the pricing being competitive with entry-level E61 grouphead machines, choice becomes more difficult for the coffee aficionado. [click to continue…]

Rocket Appartamento

The Appartamento is the starting machine in Rocket’s line up of excellent espresso machines. The Appartamento is instantly recognizable by it’s circular cut-outs in the casing. The background of the cut-outs is either copper or white in colour but can easily be customized to the colour of your liking. [click to continue…]

Baratza Sette 270 & 270W

The relatively new Baratza Sette 270 is a competent espresso grinder and we’re happy to offer it at Espresso Works. The initial post-launch hiccups have been resolved and we’re in calmer waters now. Excellent grind quality as result of it’s All Purpose burrs and many levels of adjustability. The speed at which the Sette grinds competes with grinders two or three times it price. Manufacturer’s warranty is offered through Baratza support. [click to continue…]

Rocket Evoluzione R – Giotto and Mozzafiato

Rocket Espresso Milan felt the need to further improve their Evoluzione V2 line of machines. Customer feedback regarding the R58 and Appartamento’s bigger knobs trickled down to the design group as well as the need to push additional features such a PID to this heat exchanger machine. Giotto’s iconic design received a nice modernization and Cellini’s straight side are now extended into the cup rail allowing it to be renamed Mozzafiato. [click to continue…]

ECM Casa V

Everyone knows Silvia . . . yes but wait, here comes Casa. ECM’s Casa V is here to take over Miss Silvia‘s first place spot. Discover the differences.

The Casa V offers a full stainless steel frame with a beautiful polished finish. Featuring highest quality components as well as a brew gauge to perfect your espresso shots. [click to continue…]

Breville BDC450BSS Precision Brewer Thermal

Here is another follower of what Technivorm started so many years ago: a Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) approved coffee maker. Breville upped the game by providing different brewing modes that can be customized to your liking. We have used this machine in our store and it is something special.

The Breville Precision Brewer Thermal 12-cup coffee maker’s microprocessor-controlled brewer can produce 1-12 cups using the following modes: Gold Cup, Fast, Strong Brew, Ice Coffee, Cold Brew, My Brew.
• stainless steel vacuum sealed thermal carafe
• brewing temperature between 92˚C – 96˚C (197˚F – 204˚F)
• stainless steel thermal carafe
• lcd screen and select-dial interface
• dual filter baskets

More to be discovered here.

What’s in the box?:
• The machine
• Thermal carafe
• Coffee baskets
• Coffee scoop
• Flat bottom filters
• Manual

Specifications:
• Dimensions w x d x h: 314 x 171 x 396 mm
• Power: 115V

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OXO Barista Brain 9-Cup Coffee Maker

Other manufacturers are trying to match Technivorm’s SCAA approved coffee makers. In this case OXO, who have developed and certified their coffee maker to the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) standards.

The OXO Barista Brain 9-Cup coffee maker’s microprocessor-controlled brew cycle produces 2-9 cups of coffee directly into the stainless steel vacuum sealed thermal carafe.
• brewing temperature between 92˚C – 96˚C (198˚F – 204˚F)
• stainless steel thermal carafe
• backlit screen and one-dial interface
• single serve setting

What’s in the box?:
• The machine
• Thermal carafe
• Coffee basket
• Coffee scoop
• 10 #4 filters
• Manual

Specifications:
• Dimensions w x d x h: 381 x 211 x 437 mm
• Power: 115V

ECM Synchronika

In a previous post we described the Profitec Pro700. This time we’re showing it’s cousin, the ECM Synchronika, another marvel of German engineering. In this case the Mercedes Benz of espresso machines. Dual boilers system with a very generous 2 litre steam boiler giving plenty steam power. An accurate PID temperature controller keeps the coffee water in the 0.75 litre brew boiler at exactly the right temperature. The full-size rotary pump provides quiet and consistent pump pressure and is well-suited for optional water line hookup. With this machine, the quality is in the details. [click to continue…]

Breville BES990BSS the Oracle Touch

Espresso Works offers this cutting edge espresso machine for those who want total convenience as well as the quality of coffee that comes from a semi-automatic espresso machine. The Oracle Touch offers a touch screen to select your type of coffee beverage. The built-in grinder will grind your coffee, add the correct amount to the portafilter and tamp it as well. The only thing you need to do is move the portafilter from the grinder to the grouphead. And that’s not all. The Oracle Touch will also automatically steam your milk to perfection. [click to continue…]

Technivorm Moccamaster KBT741

Especially due to our Dutch heritage, we’re proud to carry the Technivorm Moccamasters in our line up. Within the Moccamaster series the KBT741 is our most popular model. We have been selling this model for many years with many satisfied customers.

The Technivorm Moccamaster KBT 741, first coffee maker to be approved by SCAA, is a 10 cup coffee maker to produce 1.25 ltr/ 10 cups of coffee directly into the stainless steel vacuum sealed thermal carafe. We recommend pre-heating the thermal carafe before brewing your coffee.
• brewing temperature between 92˚C – 96˚C (198˚F – 204˚F)
• stainless steel thermal carafe
• 9-hole sprayhead wetting the grounds evenly
• copper boiling element with double safety guard
• filter holder with hand operated dripstop
• brew time 5-6 minutes
• brew stop if jug is not in place

What’s in the box?:
• The machine
• Thermal carafe with stopper and brew funnel
• Coffee basket and lids
• Metal spray head
• Bottom plate
• Coffee scoop
• Few #4 filters
• Manual

Specifications:
• Dimensions w x d x h: 180 x 320 x 385 mm
• Power: 115V

Rancilio Silvia M

Everyone knows Silvia . . . Rancilio’s go-to, built-like-a-tank, great starter espresso machine. We have sold Silvia since setting up shop more than five years ago to many very happy customers. Silvia’s small footprint, easy operation and commercial quality components make for a great machine. [click to continue…]

Baratza Vario

We have had the robust Vario in our assortment for a long time. With the high level of grind adjustability and grind time setting, it is the favourite with our customers among the medium priced grinders. [click to continue…]

Expobar Brewtus IV

The legendary Brewtus, now in it’s fourth iteration, is Expobar’s ultimate home espresso machine. This machine is built to last. Due to the improvements made with each new version, the Brewtus has proven itself to be very reliable. The dual boiler design with two 1.5 litre copper boilers offers plenty of volume and temperature stability for the coffee aficionado. A unique feature of the Brewtus is the pre-heating of the brew boiler water through a heat-exchanger in the steam boiler. The Gicar PID controls the temperature of the brew water and is conveniently displayed beside the grouphead. [click to continue…]

Rocket Giotto Evoluzione V2

The Giotto’s iconic style has been a recognizable machine for decades. With the Giotto Evoluzione V2, Rocket adds top level features to this classic espresso machine. The powerful yet silent running rotary pump delivers constant pressure. The steam boiler and brew pressure gauges give you the input you need to create that perfect cappuccino. The Giotto Evo 2 gives you the option of using the internal water tank or external hookup. [click to continue…]

Profitec Pro 700

Espresso Works proudly carries this marvel of German engineering. If you’re looking for the Audi of espresso machines, this is it. Dual boilers system with a very generous 2 litre steam boiler giving plenty steam power. An accurate PID temperature controller keeps the coffee water in the 0.75 litre brew boiler at exactly the right temperature. The full-size rotary pump provides quiet and consistent pump pressure and is well-suited for optional water line hookup. With this machine, the quality is in the details. [click to continue…]