Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world and a large number of people are drinking one or more cups of coffee daily. The caffeine in the coffee is a stimulant and will keep the person alert. Though coffee can be made manually, it is difficult to ensure that the quality of the coffee is uniform. In some cases, the ingredients may be too much or too less. Hence people are using coffee machines for making coffee of uniformly the same quality. There are a large number of companies manufacturing coffee machines, hence buyers would like to find out the best coffee machine brands which are available.
Many offices, factories and other commercial premises offer free coffee for employees and visitors. To reduce the staff required for preparing coffee, they prefer to install coffee making machines. These machines are fully automatic. Magnifica S is one of the leading manufacturers of fully automatic coffee machines. It has a wide range of models available with different features, controls to suit the budget of the buyer. Either coffee beans or ground coffee can be used. In some of the models there is a provision for making two cups of coffee at a time. Dinamica is another popular brand of coffee machines which are fully automatic.
Pump espresso machines
The pump espresso machines are designed for use at home, for those who want to control the composition of the coffee they drink to achieve consistency. These machines have a provision to control the pressure while adding the coffee.They also have a milk frother, to mix steam with milk. For some models, it is possible to make two cups of espresso or cappuccino at a time. There is also a provision for automatic switch off. Dedica is one of the most popular brands of espresso machines for home use, and has machines in different colors red, white and metal. Active Line and La Specialista are the other popular home espresso machine brands.
Drip Coffee machine
Unlike the other coffee machines which are designed to fill coffee cups or glasses, the drip coffee machine is designed for filling a carafe of coffee. The extent to which the flavor and aroma of coffee beans or powder is transferred to the coffee depends on how long it is immersed in the liquid. In this drip coffee machine the coffee beans are in contact with the water for a longer period of time, to produce high quality filter coffee. There is a provision for warming the carafe which has a capacity of five cups. Active Line and Clessidra filter coffee maker are the popular brands.
The flavor, aroma of the coffee will depend to a large extent on the quality of the coffee beans and ground coffee which is used. A coffee grinder allows the user to control the size of the coffee grounds which will be used for making quality coffee, using the ground setting. Dedica has a burr coffee grinder with a digital control panel. It is also possible to set the aroma of the coffee while grinding it.