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Handpresso Auto – espresso maker for the car

Handpresso Auto
Handpresso Auto | €149.00 | www.handpresso.com

whether you are a serious caffeine addict or simply hate the espresso serves up by the highway rest point convenience stores, the Handpresso Auto should be a welcome addition to your car. as the name implies, it is an espresso machine made for use in your car, which espresso-lovers should already know what this means: espresso as and when you want or need it, no matter where you are driving to. designed to fit the cup holder in your car, this compact espresso machine draws its juice from your car’s 12V plug and pumps out pipping hot brew with its 16-bar pressure espresso brewing system. Continue reading Handpresso Auto – espresso maker for the car

photos: Nespresso Limited Edition Brilliant Black Essenza

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Nespresso Limited Edition Brilliant Black Essenza | S$auction | www.nespresso.com

you probably have heard about the Nespresso machine encrusted with Swarovski crystals. however, what we have see thus far are just images released from company but yesterday, i got my chance to feast my eyes on one of these stunning, if not dazzlingly, example at the Nespresso boutique. this machine was first sighted back in 2008 as a limited edition item and hence, it is safe to assume that it is no longer up for grab. according to the boutique staff, this particular bling-out Essenza is not for sale. yes, unfortunately but it will likely be release for auction at a charity event, of which, no further details were provided. anyway, it’s nothing like seeing the machine in person, especially with thousands of Swarovski glittering right in front of your eyes. check out a few more images taken by yours truly after the break. Continue reading photos: Nespresso Limited Edition Brilliant Black Essenza

iL Tiro – One Shot of Expresso, a perfect shot everytime

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(credit: Stefan Riegebauer, Christina Carli, Florian Kainz & Niko Schwarz)

this is perhaps the most beautiful expresso machine concept i have ever seen and i am secretly crossing my fingers that some manufacturer will pick it up and make it. designed like a pistol, the iL Tiro – One Shot of Expresso has a pistol grip with trigger and cartridges for three shots of expresso. check out the video that explains the workings of this concept after the break. the video is pretty self explanatory which, after watching, leaves little for me to explain. Continue reading iL Tiro – One Shot of Expresso, a perfect shot everytime