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Breville BES860XL Barista Express

Top 5 Espresso Machines

The Breville BES860XL Barista Express is a top-of-the-line espresso machine with a built-in burr grinder

Breville BES860XL Barista Express Espresso Machine with Grinder

This top-of-the-line, stylish espresso machine is one of Amazon’s most-wished-for models. It is well-built, easy to use and comes with enough bells and whistles to satisfy even the most demanding coffee connoisseur. The different sets of filters accommodate all levels of experience. If you are an espresso-making novice, start out with the dual-wall, pressurized filters, which regulate the pressure for you and optimize extraction. If you’re a skilled barista, use the single-wall, non-pressurized filters so that you can play with different grind sizes and amounts. The built-in burr grinder with dosing control is another major perk, allowing you to transform fresh whole beans into espresso in under a minute. This efficient machine accommodates both pods and ground coffee and comes with a stainless steel steam wand for lattes and cappuccinos. It may not be the cheapest model out there, but if it turns you into a barista it will eventually pay for itself!

$600 on Amazon

Learn more about this Australian brand on Breville's official website


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