De’Longhi EC146 : purchase and still experimenting with different strengths but I love lattes and to be able to make one at

No complaints here, this being one of the cheapest espresso machines you would not expect anything crazy. It makes espresso properly (with crema, unlike what other comments seem to say, as long as a decent blend of coffee for espresso i used. You buy cheap beans, you get cheap coffee). Continue Reading

Litchi Portable Espresso Machine by Manual Mini Coffee Maker 3 OZ : and as a coffee-snob I find it difficult to enjoy consistently good coffee when I am not near an

This is my best acquisition on amazon for the last year. I have been using my portable espresso for a couple of weeks, about twice a day every day. It produces consistent results comparable to what you could achieve with a household machine. Several people at my office have been Continue Reading