If you would like to know a little about the many types of espresso machines we sell, this would be a good video to get you started. This video covers the machines we sell and based on your lifestyle, what you like to drink, and ease of use. It will give you an overview of different espresso...
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Housed in a rounded, stainless steel finish, the DeLonghi EC270 makes up to 2 cups at a time, ideal for smaller households, or when you don’t want too much coffee. With the 3-button control and self-priming system, it’s easy to use. The EC270 has 2 separate thermostats for water and steam, with 15 bars of pressure creating the perfect crema. It features a removable water reservoir for easy refilling and a removable drip tray and cup.
The EC270 lets you choose between pre-ground coffee or Easy Serve Espresso pods, and the patented cappuccino system frother makes creating a delicious, creamy froth almost effortless. Keep your espresso cups at the perfect temperature with the cup warmer located on the top of the machine.
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Features & Benefits: Coffee
Housing and Construction
Housed in a rounded, stainless steel finish,the EC270 features separate coffee and steam boiler thermostats for faster use and optimal temperature control; easy to use 3 button operation – on/off, coffee, cappuccino; and an illuminated on/off switch.
The DeLonghi EC270 15 bar pump espresso machine features a patented dual function filter holder that can brew grounds or pods, and up to 2 servings at a time. The self-priming operation eliminates start-up time.
Keep your espresso cups warm on the EC270's cup warmer, located on the top of the machine.
Features & Benefits: Frothing and Hot Water
Cappuccino System Frother
The patented cappuccino system frother includes a special chamber that mixes steam and milk to create a rich and creamy froth.
Features & Benefits: Maintenance
The 35oz. water tank is removable for easy filling. The drip tray is also removable for easy cleaning.
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|Dimension - Width (Inches)||8.2|
|Dimension - Height (Inches)||12.8|
|Dimension - Depth (Inches)||12|
|Housing Materials||ABS Plastic|
|Drip Tray Capacity (Oz)||9|
|Power Cord Length (Inches)||36|
|One Touch cappuccino|
|One Touch Cappuccino||No|
|Steam Wand Style||Pannarello|
|Usable Length (Inches)||4|
|Height Off Counter (Inches)||4|
|Number Of Holes||1|
|Reservoir Or Plumbed||Reservoir|
|Type Of Controls||Push Button|
|Pressurized Filter Baskets Included||Single/Pod & Double shot|
|Ground, E.S.E. Pod And Capsule Compatible||Ground & ESE Pod|
|Bottomless Portafilter Available||No|
|Number Of Boilers||1|
|Brew Boiler Data|
|Brew Boiler Type||Thermoblock|
|Brew Boiler Material||Stainless Steel|
|Brew Boiler Heater Location||External|
|Maximum Pressure (Bar)||15|
|Self Priming Pump||Yes|
|Initial Heat Up (Seconds)||2.4 Min|
|Recommended Heat Up Time (Seconds)||7 Min|
|Brew Temp (F) (2 Oz Shot In Paper Cup)||170|
|Brew Time for 2 Oz||25|
|Brew Temp (F) (8 Oz Shot In Paper Cup)||168|
|Time To Produce Steam (Seconds)||46|
|Time To Steam 8 Oz Milk (Seconds)||86|
|Hot Water Temp 8 Oz (F)||157|
|Hot Water Time 8 Oz (Seconds)||36|
|Hot Water Recovery Time (Seconds)||70|
|Sound Level - Brewing (Db)||64|
|Descaler Used||Urnex Cleancaf|
|Country Of Manufacture||China|
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Went to Venice, Italy --ruined for life :) since they brewed the best espresso/cappuccinos i have EVER had! So....can you recommend an espresso/cappcno machine for my home for 2-3 esp/caps a day, VERY reliable, and under $200ish ? Frothing is very important as well as a "rich tasting"...
Answer by mjackson
Suzzanne, There are certainly some options to consider that will work well in that price range. I really like the Gaggia a lot as they will last as well as do a great job. Look at the Gaggia Evolution - http://www.wholelattelove.com/Gaggia/gaggia_evo_black.cfm This would be my first choice. I...
I thought I saw on here that it was recommended to get a 53mm tamper for this machine. I just received my RW aluminum in the mail today and it's just a tad bit too big for the basket on this machine and does not seem like it will get a good tamp. I read today on another blog that it should be a...
Answer by A
David, my apologies for the confusion! The portafilter on the EC270 is a 49mm.