Are you spending too much money on takeaway coffee? Do you find it hard to reproduce the great taste of your favorite cappuccino at home? You need to get your hands on a home espresso machine. Become a master barista, brewing delicious, coffee shop-style cups with no training needed. Recreate lattes, cappuccinos, Americanos, flat whites, and more with ease with these coffee machines.
- Milk Frother: Espresso machines do more than brew a perfect shot. Many devices have milk frothers built in to help you warm up milk and get it to a perfect, velvety texture to compliment your coffee. If you love a latte or are fond of a flat white, make sure you choose a machine with a milk frother.
- Ease of Use: Home espresso machines can handle every step of the brewing process, with a variety of custom options. If you’d like more control over your brews, find a coffee machine with customisable settings for bean grinding, tamping down ground beans, and water temperature. For a simpler cup, look for automated processes, as some machines will handle each step at the touch of a button.
- Cleaning: Some of these machines have a lot of parts, so if you’re not a fan of doing lots of cleaning, opt for one that has automatic descaling and rinsing programs. You can also choose machines with dishwasher-safe parts for easy cleaning.
Our Picks for the Best Espresso Coffee Machines on Amazon
Top pick overall: Sage Barista Express
Made for Precision
Control every step of your brew at the touch of a button, from the grind size to the temperature of the water. Comes in six different finishes to match your style and space. Sage
Easy to Use
Make your favourite drinks perfectly each time with all the elements automated for consistency, from grinding to tamping. The integrated burr grinder has seven coarseness levels from which to choose. De’Longhi
udget pick: Swan Retro Pump Espresso Coffee Machine
Looks Great on Your Counter
This can make you one or two cups at a time. A stylish choice with its vintage look and colour choices, this will look brilliant in any kitchen. Swan
This sleek design packs plenty of features—including a milk frother—into a smaller space, helping you recreate your preferred beverages at home. De’Longhi