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Fully automatic and fully programmable, the DeLonghi Perfecta ESAM5500M features two stainless steel lined boilers providing optimal temperature and simultaneous steaming capabilities. The rotary control dial in the center of the display controls the size and strength of your coffee.
Choose from 4 different size options-- plus one programmable "my coffee" which allows you to program your exact coffee taste. Choose from 13 different grind settings with the low-pitch conical burr grinder, or use the bypass option, which bypasses the grinder when pre-ground specialty or decaf coffee is preferred. Create your favorite milk-based drink with the patented one touch cappuccino system, which froths the milk and creates and delivers espresso directly into your cup, all at the touch of a button. When finished, simply place the milk container in the refrigerator, and press the "clean" button.
The Perfecta's statistics function keeps track of the number of coffees & cappuccinos the machine has produced, as well as liters of water used, and how many times the machine has been descaled. Other menu features include: auto on & off, 3 temperature settings, 7 language settings, descale function, and water hardness settings.
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The low-pitch conical burr grinder offers 13 different grind settings. Measuring 15” x 11” x 17.7"(HWL), the machine weighs 23 lbs. The bean hopper holds 4 oz and the removable water tank holds 32 oz.
Provides 15 bars of pressure and is fully programmable. Simply press a button to grind, tamp, brew, froth, and even clean the machine. Features the patented one touch cappuccino system that heats and froths the milk. Choose the amount, strength and temperature of your coffee. The rotary dial allows you to temporarily override the programming to prepare a special cup. The Perfecta also features a statistics function that shows the how many coffees & cappuccinos have been made, amount of water used in the machine & how many times it has been descaled. Other features in the menu include: auto on & off, 3 temperature settings, 7 language settings, descale function, and water hardness settings.
Preground coffee option
The Perfecta has a separate funnel that lets you bypass the grinder and brew ground coffee, such as decaf and specialty coffees.
With two stainless steel lined boilers, the Perfecta keeps espresso at the optimal temperature and allows for simultaneous steaming.
Get ready to brew
Using the Display
The Easytronic digital display allows you to simply select between 1 or 2 cups, the size of the cupful required and, on a cup by cup basis, the desired strength of the coffee.The temperature control allows you to vary your coffee from medium to piping hot.
Creating your drink
The patented one touch cappuccino system makes preparing your favorite milk-based beverage as easy as pressing the button. It froths the milk and delivers espresso directly into your cup.
Removable 60 oz water tank
The water tank has a capacity of 60oz, so you can brew plenty of shots before refilling. And it slides out of the front of the machine, so it is easy to refill.
The finishing touches
Keep your cups warm and ready for your hot drink on the Perfecta's cup warmer.
Other features of the Perfecta include: 15 bar pump pressure, auto on & off, 3 temperature settings, 7 language settings, descale function, and water hardness settings. The milk container can be stored in the refrigerator after use.
Care and maintenance
Cleaning the Perfecta is easy with the one-touch "clean" button.