illy Francis Francis X7.1 iperEspresso Machine, Red
Enjoy unparalleled Italian espresso and cappuccino with iperEspresso, the capsule system that lets you prepare café-quality espresso at home with the touch of a button. The beautifully-designed Francis Francis X7.1 iperEspresso machine features advanced technology including steel internal thermoblock, and a Pannarello steam wand that froths milk for creamy cappuccino and latte. Available in red or black, the X7.1 makes a striking statement in any kitchen.
Unlike conventional one-stage systems, the iperEspresso capsule system uses an innovative, patented two-stage process to create intensely aromatic, full-bodied espresso with rich, long-lasting crema. And because extraction takes place entirely inside the capsule, the coffee and machine never come in contact making for quick and easy clean up. Choose from seven different capsule varieties.
Recommended by Giorgio Milos, illy’s Master Barista: "I like this because it makes a quick and easy espresso at home. For those who want exceptional espresso without the work involved in traditional espresso preparation. Using the X7.1 with the iper capsule is so easy, there no mess, the machine is ready in minutes and the coffee is always excellent and consistent.
The secret is in the capsule… Each capsule contains just the right amount of espresso for a delicious coffee every time. illy’s iperEspresso System revolutionizes the preparation of espresso. A ground-breaking new two-stage extraction technology and patented coffee capsule create an extraordinarily smooth, full-bodied and intensely aromatic coffee with a velvety, long-lasting crema. The secret lies in the innovative coffee capsule which encloses a complete extraction group that replaces the traditional process of percolation with a two-stage extraction. The illy iperEspresso Capsule System lets you prepare extraordinary espresso and cappuccino at home with ease and simplicity. Each capsule contains approximately seven grams of perfectly roasted and expertly ground 100% sustainably-grown Arabica illy coffee with a smooth, rich and full-bodied taste. The result is an authentic Italian coffee that is flawlessly consistent, smooth, balanced, and never bitter.
Turning coffee into an opportunity for a better life. illy is dedicated to supporting the communities where the coffee is grown. Over the years they have built schools, donated resources and brought basic infrastructure to coffee growing villages around the world.
Features and Benefits:
One-touch brewing cycle
Easy-use handle to hold iperEspresso capsule
Pannarello steam wand froths milk easily for thick, frothy cappuccino and latte
Auto-stop feature assures perfect volume in the cup
Automatic decalcification indicator
Power save automatically switches machine off after 30 minutes
Lighted central display and acoustic signals to guide user
Steel internal thermoblock
No contact between machine and coffee inside the capsule for a clean system
15 bar pump
34 ounce water tank (approx. 22-30 servings)
Works exclusively with illy iperEspresso capsules
Dimensions 12.6"h x 10.2"w x 11.4"d
This item is typically shipped within 2 business days.