The ultimate entry level espresso machine for the home, the Gaggia Classic has a reputation that spans more than 20 years of excellent performance. Packing commercial grade components like a 58 mm chrome plated brass portafilter and 3-way solenoid valve, this petite home machine produces exceptional espresso without taking over your kitchen.
An espresso focused grinder with a price tag under $300, the Sette 30 AP is a terrific piece of entry level equipment. With a powerful high torque motor, the Sette can produce a double shot in roughly 5 seconds. The unique setup has the outer burr rotate with almost no grind retention. With simple start/stop operation, the grinder can also be programmed for timed grinding within 1/10 of a second.
Gaggia Classic: 58mm Commercial Portafilter, Rapid Heating Aluminum Boiler With Embedded Heating Elements, 3-Way Solenoid Valve, Pannarello Steam Wand, Brew With Ground Coffee or E.S.E. Pods
Baratza Sette 30 AP: High Speed (17-18g in 5 seconds), 40mm Conical Steel Burrs, 19:1 Gear Reduction Box, Programmable Timed Grinding, Removable Stopper Hopper, Adjustable Arms for Portafilters and Pour Over Devices