The Breville BES860XL Barista Express Espresso Machine with
Grinder is an espresso machine that has a 67oz water reservoir. It has 1450 watts of
power, which is above the average wattage for an espresso maker. This espresso machine does not
have a programmable timer, which can be a problem if you like your coffee to be ready before you
Espresso machines have a wide price range, and cost anywhere from $100 to $3000. This espresso
machine costs about the same as most other espresso machines. That being the case, consumers
report that they are getting the most bang for their buck and it receives good scores for
As far as looks go, consumers report that they are pleased. Seeing as espresso makers are usually
placed on the counter, this good appearance score can be a deal-maker.
If you run a tight schedule, you will not be pleased with this espresso machine's brewing speed,
as owners find this machine's brewing speed to be slow.
According to online opinions, noise is not an issue with this espresso machine. Early-morning
brewers will find it to be quiet enough.
All in all, opinions show that users are very satisfied with this espresso machine and would
definitely recommend it to others.
Reservoir capacity (ounces): 67
Power (watts): 1450
Max pressure (bars): 15
Cup warmer: Yes