Beautiful and well-made, Francis Francis espresso machines are a true marriage of striking Italian design and state-of-the-art technical innovation, crafted for the sole purpose of creating the perfect espresso experience in the home. It goes without saying that the finest home espresso requires a machine of the highest-quality, but at illy, they believe technical perfection alone is not enough: it takes a machine that is also visually stunning to fully indulge all the senses and enjoy the ultimate beauty of the espresso moment.
Sinuous shapes and sparkling lines, bright colours and great care to the smallest of details; with beauty also comes a well designed and high quality espresso machine that is on the cutting edge of innovation and modern technology. This retro-futuristic espresso machine designed by Italian architect Luca Trazzi comes in a handsome finish that makes a bold statement in any kitchen.
The style is unmistakable, the icon of modern design recognised the world over, the most photographed espresso machine in the world: the X1 espresso machine is now available with new technology.
The Francis Francis metal, pump-driven espresso machines for the home are a favourite among consumers who appreciate stylish design and superior performance. Ideal for connoisseurs who love preparing authentic espresso the traditional way, the X1 Trio features new state-of-the-art electronics and automatic boiler refill. The fittings are bronze and the pipes are made of plastic materials specially designed to resist high pressures. Complete with a temperature gauge control so you won’t accidentally overheat your drink, as well as a warming area for your espresso cups on top of the machine so you can pour your hot espresso into a warm cup. It also has a simple steaming nozzle so you can steam milk for lattes and cappuccinos or dispense water for tea.
An ultra stylish, retro look in a wide selection of colours, the Francis Francis X1 Trio has all of the features you could dream of in a quality espresso machine. It’s designed to work with the Easy Serving Espresso (E.S.E.) system (easy-to-use single serve pre-packaged shots), which helps keep your after dinner ritual, simple.