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Any non Espresso brew method from Drip Filter, Syphon or Vacuum, Plunger, Ibrik, Stovetop, Mocha Pot, Aeropress, Cold Press, Percolator, Presso or any other mad scientist process that doesn't have a pump and boiler combined.
Entry level (sub $500) domestic appliances that you would expect to find in the kitchen section of whitegoods stores. You can get a pretty good coffee from machines in this category if you use fresh coffee and dose/tamp well.
Pointy End ($1500-$3000) will find machines that are capable of making espresso at the same time that you are texturing milk. This end of the market also tends to get some real design flair and lot and lots of shiny stainless. Mostly the machines in this category are direct descendants of Cafe class machines.
Extreme Machines ($3000+) is the very serious end of the home espresso machine market. Some of the machines you will find in here would be comfortable in just about any cafe on the planet and most will have similar installation requirements (plumbing, maintenance etc). Most CoffeeSnobs drool over the very pretty toys in this category.
the BREVILLE naked portafilter, the portafilter is the one the touches the group head, so if you bought a breville naked pf then that should fit the bdb group head. as for the filter basket, yes they fit as they are standard commercial 58mm. naked...
I cannot get profile picture back to display in posts...not a big deal but the strange thing is that I can view it in my profile.....It's been that way since we changed to the new forum. I've been a bit too lazy to do anything about it. Does...
[QUOTE=Caneurysm;500570]It was a quiet afternoon at work so I borrowed your potato sidewayss to take a snap of this effort. For a first effort at a tiger it turned out quite nicely I think.
Either your potato is of superior quality to mine, or...
2 and a half years old and not missed a beat yet.
Though the steam knob is getting a bit difficult to turn which means something needs lubricating in there somewhere.
After working with a La Marzocco Strada on a daily basis, I still enjoy...
I picked up this corretto setup from another CS on Pay it forward and now I'm passing it on to someone else who would like to start home roasting.
Great set-up comes with:
- modified breadmaker, with adjustable temperature heat gun...