Residential First - Dual, Smart Temperature Sensors
That actively communicate with each other throughout the brew process to ensure optimal temperature and an authentic tasting espresso. The fast-heating, thermocoil technology heats water up to the ideal brewing temperature in less than 45 seconds. Auto-purge cools down water heater after steaming.
Pre-Infusion and 15-Bar Italian Pump
The low pressure pre-infusion, which slowly and steadily adds water to ground coffee to expand before extraction, and the optimal pressure from the 15-bar Italian Pump work together to make a deliciously rich, thick crema.
58-mm Commercial-Grade Portafilter
Helps maintain optimal heat through extraction. Designed with 2 recessed spouts, to enable a flat base for easier, more stable tamping vs. traditional residential espresso portafilters. Includes single wall baskets for greater control of full-bodied shots, and double wall, pressurized baskets that help reduce extraction variability.
Allows user to easily prepare one or two espresso shots at the press of a button, and can be programmed to your preferred shot size.
Easy to Clean
Programmable "Clean Me" indicator for varying water-hardness levels - alerts you when the espresso machine requires a cleaning cycle. Removable drip tray with "empty me" notification.
Automatic Temperature Control
On the milk frother attachment ensures that milk is steamed to the ideal temperature for optimal flavor.
Programmable Dosing and Variable Micro-Foam Adjuster
To adjust the milk amount and texture to match your taste and preferences.
The Perfect Grind for Your Perfect Espresso
Add the KitchenAid® Burr Coffee Grinder (model: KCG8433) to your daily espresso routine, for authentic tasting results. (sold separately.)