A good cup of coffee can be the most important part of the day – whether it’s that much needed kickstart on a cold, grey morning or the aroma, the warmth and the taste as you relax with friends.
You love coffee, so it’s important to make sure that you’re getting the best possible brew at home. There are many different ways to prepare those beans and a wide range of machines to sort through. We’ve broken it down into some basic tips to get your perfect coffee machine.
Sometimes you might want to get out the beans and a grinder and spend serious time getting everything ready for the ultimate blend but let’s be honest, that’s a pretty rare occasion.
For something a little easier, these are the best machines for you:
QUICK AND SIMPLE
You need your fix, fast with minimum fuss, the Tassimo Intellibrew system is for you.
These clever machines read the barcode on your T Discs so they know exactly how to prepare your drink of choice. That makes machines like the Tassimo Multi Beverage perfect for unexpected company, or a sneaky hot chocolate!
You know true barista style coffee and want the same quality at home. Lavazza has you covered.
There’s a way to get a perfect espresso in your own home with a few simple button presses, and it’s the Lavazza Éspria machine. With patented capsules and only the best beans, you get results that might even make you forget the coffee shop!
You can easily choose how many shots you want and all in a compact and elegant machine which fits on any counter in Love Red, Ebony Black and Off White.
You’re intimate with your favourite bean only the best blends prepared to perfection will do. The name is Nespresso.
From the ads featuring George Clooney to the gorgeously designed machines themselves, Nespresso is all about quality. And that also extends to the coffee, with the finest beans prepared and combined to create a range of balanced and delicious blends.
The Nespresso Inissia Aeroccino is the coffee connoisseurs’ choice, making perfect espresso or lungo in an instant, with an extra milk frother for even more delicate flavor sensations.
DID YOU KNOW?
Coffee has been around since 800 A.D.!
The ‘bean’ actually starts out as a red berry!
Health benefits – higher fat burn and extra nutrients!
Brazil produces most of the world’s coffee!
And… the average worker spends 20 quid a week on coffee!