eco espresso maker eco espresso maker
mar 18, 2010

eco espresso maker

 

 

 

conventional espresso machines consume a lot of energy, even when they are in ‘off’ mode. british designer patrick hunt of therefore has designed an eco espresso maker for presso, in which coffee is made through a controlled blend of pressure and temperature. the machine is manually powered and only a small amount of energy is used to boil a kettle. made from polished aluminium, the espresso maker can also be recycled at the end of its life.

 

 

 

 

 

use coffee grounds suitable for espresso machines and tamp them down firmly with the presso spoon tamp. after filling the presso with hot water, raise the handles of the machine and let the water infuse the grinds for 15-25 seconds. then, push the handles downwards in a smooth motion and hold them at the end of the stroke and wait for the water to be extracted.

 

 

 

 

  • sorry; no steam, no espresso. this is coffee.

    elvis presley says:
  • amazing!

    Markeo says:
  • I agree with elvis , with all the other problems in life , and earth saving designs – can we just keep the espresso sacred !!! try the carbon footprint on the making of a bottle of mineral water !

    lant says:
  • Brilliant!

    JF says:
  • As said before this is not espresso…
    But, there is a manually operated espresso maker,
    http://www.handpresso.com/
    very cool, check it out

    Orr says:
  • This is definitely some sort of coffee but don’t call it espresso!!! Please.

    Nat.b says:
  • i thought it was the pressure that makes espresso espresso. so why isn’t this espresso?
    also the aeropress does the same thing
    http://www.aerobie.com/Products/aeropress.htm
    and to those who feel that this is sacrilege, there are advantages to having appliances that don’t require electricity.

    sonia says:
  • I’ve been using this Presso from a week and I have never been more impressed by any other coffee product except this one! It is extremely easy to use and maintain!I ground my own beans and it works perfectly. It’s so easy to use that my friends can use it with ease that you don’t really need to show them how to use it!
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    annejaa says:
  • Okay, if it’s not espresso, what the heck have the Italians and Turks been making with those tiny aluminum pots for so long??? You mean it’s not Starbucks Espresso?? (doh!)

    pasha says:

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