The new elegantly designed 1000 Watt Espressione Café Novecento is a professional espresso machine with high class features. Old world styling with the latest in technology. Its professional brass filter holder with a Thermocream System dispenses an intense creamy coffee like the one you find at a coffee shop, while milk is whipped in just a few seconds with the built-in Maxi-Cappuccino device. The Caffe Novecento is equipped with a solenoid valve avoiding unwanted coffee drip. Retro style thermometer in clear sight verifies the perfect temperature for preparing coffee and cappuccino. Compatible with ground coffee and ESE easy serving espresso pods, this impressive great performing machine is both easy and fun to use!