Commercial Machine | Espresso
The Ascaso Basic is a domestic and office coffee machine that may not be as basic as you may think. Equipped with the same technical features as the larger Dream and Arc models, this compact machine is build using heat-resistant ABS body that allows for the clean linear design. The very design that led it to be chosen as the 2008 trend in the “Clean and Pure” category in the Ambiente Trend Forum in Frankfurt.
One of the main aspects that differentiates a barista coffee from one you would usually make at home is the perfectly heated and frothed milk that distinguishes the different coffee specialities. This machine allows you to indulge in barista style coffee in your home or office by featuring a cappuccino steam wand that allows you to create perfect milk foam for frothy cappuccinos and milky lattes with incredible ease. The aluminium and stainless steel group promises continuous steam production whilst ensuring the longevity of the machine by reducing lime scale build up. The professional grade features don’t atop there. Emulating coffee shop machine, this efficient machine features a cup warmer on the top of the machine to ensure that your coffee is served at the optimal temperature, giving you the attention of detail you’d expect from professional barista machines.
The 2 litre water reservoir has transparent side panels to enable easy monitoring of the water level and can be easily replenished whilst in operation. The tank is easily removable to allows for easy cleaning and maintenance. The stainless steel drip tray is also easy to remove and clean an ensures your cups stay clean from coffee residue.
This machine is available with fixed filter holders suitable for use with ESE coffee pods or mobile filter holders what can be use with ESE pods or coffee grounds. This machine is small enough for use as a domestic machine but it is also durable enough to be used within small office environments.