Imagine the rich aroma of a fresh-pulled shot of espresso wafting through the air of your favorite café. Now, imagine that same scent floating through your home. With modern home espresso machines, you don’t need to run to the local coffee shop every time you need a comforting and energizing drink.
Looking for a piping hot single shot? How about a double espresso for that afternoon pick-me-up? Prefer sipping a latte or cappuccino? Today’s home espresso makers can do it all.
Espresso Machines Overview
From built-in grinders and bean hoppers to advanced features and the ability to use pre-packaged coffee pods, espresso machines come in many shapes and sizes.
Here, we’ve summarized the most important characteristics, good and bad, of each of our top twelve choices in espresso machines in 2020.