[Homeroast] Espresso Machine

Bill Kendall pleiades45 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 25 22:06:35 CDT 2016


Wow - Just saw the preview video and I'm impressed! Looks wonderfully
professional and very well made. I like their risk to offer a 2 year
warranty after having successfully sold 3,000 units - confidence!

I'm not in the market for a new machine but this...this is v-e-r-y tempting!

Bill


On Tue, Jul 19, 2016 at 5:39 PM, Jason LeCount <jlecount at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have a S1 Vivaldi, which I bought from Chris coffee.
>
> It has a huge dual boiler so has awesome steam pressure
> Produces great espresso
> adjustable temperature
>
> I love my S1 and my machine blew up today and I were to buy another, I'd
> probably buy the S1 v2:
> http://www.chriscoffee.com/S1-Vivaldi-II-p/vivaldi-ii.htm
>
> No relationship with Chris Coffee, other than being a happy customer.
>
> Cheers,
> Jason
>
>
> On Tue, Jul 19, 2016 at 5:26 PM, Larry Dorman <ldorman at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Has Sweet Maria's all but gotten out of the espresso machine market?  I'm
> > looking to get a new machine and I only see two on their site. !?!
> >
> > That said...  I have a budget of $2500 or under to pick up a new machine.
> > I want it to be something that is highly serviceable.  I'm good with
> either
> > HX or dual boiler.  I'm on the fence on whether to do plumbed or
> > free-standing, with the probability being that I go with free-standing.
> I
> > do a lot of milk based drinks, so steaming quality/performance is
> > important.  I tend to make 2-5 drinks once to twice a day...  I don't
> mind
> > having to fill up the reservoir and dump the waste at the beginning/end
> of
> > each session, but I shouldn't have to stop in the middle of the 5 drinks.
> >
> > I have a fair amount of clearance so any machine that isn't crazy tall
> will
> > fit.  (I'm replacing a Quick Mill Andreja Premium which fit fine, for
> > reference.)
> >
> > I already have a capable grinder (super jolly in excellent condition), so
> > that shouldn't be a limiting factor.
> >
> > Anyone have any machines they recommend for or against?
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