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La Pavoni (US Version) Esperto, Competente Lever Espresso, 16 Cup ESPCO-16

La Pavoni (US Version) Esperto, Competente Lever Espresso, 16 Cup ESPCO-16

Regular price $ 2,113.00 USD
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110 Volt, Esperto Competente 16 Cup Fine Home Espresso Machine by La Pavoni 

The La Pavoni Esperto Competition line of espresso machines caters to aficionados of precision and control in their coffee brewing. The Competente features a gold platedtank and chrome base, blending heritage with innovation, these machines are a charming option for those who cherish the art of coffee. Whether you're an experienced barista or embarking on your coffee exploration, La Pavoni's Esperto series provides a rewarding experience for all levels of coffee lovers.

1 Year Warranty ($199+ Value)

When investing in coffee equipment, peace of mind is worth its weight in gold. That’s why we proudly offer a 1-year warranty with every espresso machine purchase, valued over $199. This warranty is your guarantee against manufacturer's defects and ensures that all parts are covered for an entire year from the date of purchase. We understand that our customers deserve the very best.

Don't let uncertainty overshadow your love for freshly brewed coffee ‚Äď take advantage of this limited-time offer and experience unparalleled assurance with your next coffee machine purchase.

Made for USA and North American Market

At Coffeeionado, we offer a range of La Pavoni espresso machines specifically designed for the North American market with compatible voltage and plug options. These machines are tailored to meet the electrical standards and preferences of American and Canadian users, ensuring seamless functionality without any adapter hassle.

La Pavoni’s lineup of espresso machines may be precisely what you need to start your day off right. Elevate your morning ritual with authentic Italian-style espressos from these high-quality machines tailored for the USA and North American market.

Paid Shipping ($49+ Value)

At Coffeeionado, we understand the frustration of hidden costs when making online purchases. This is why we're thrilled to announce that we now cover all shipping, freight, and handling charges for our premium coffee equipment within the continental USA. Gone are the days of considering additional fees as you add items to your cart.

Competition Series

Expertly crafted by hand, the Esperto Abile is one of the finest home lever espresso machines you could own. Machined by hand precisely to the highest identical specifications guaranteeing you a work of art. These machines feature custom components and come with top-of-the-line filters for an elevated espresso experience.

Temperature Strip

The temperature strip on the group head of the espresso machine is a crucial tool for ensuring that you are pulling shots at the ideal temperature. This strip provides a clear indication of the current temperature, allowing you to make necessary adjustments to achieve the perfect extraction.

Mounted Group Pressure Gauge

The mounted group pressure gauge for pressure profiling is a valuable tool that allows baristas to closely monitor and adjust the pressure during the brewing process. This gauge provides real-time feedback on the pressure exerted on the coffee grounds, enabling baristas to fine-tune their technique for optimal extraction. Overall, this tool empowers you to take control over every aspect of the brewing process, resulting in a more precise and high-quality espresso experience.

Manometer Mounted

This espresso machine includes a pressure gauge for monitoring boiler pressure, which varies from 0 to 2.5 bar. The manual advises maintaining the boiler pressure within the range of 0.6 to 1 bar, ensuring that the water temperature inside the boiler reaches around 94 degrees Celsius.

Style and Heritage

Easily pull shots with the fine crafted topped with an eagle espresso machine. Esperto line features a large 16 cup output, 38 oz. nickel plated boiler, a mounted boiler pressure gauge and two frothing systems (mounted polished steam wand & cappuccino automatic attachment).

Competition Filters

The perforation of the competition filters features consistently precise 0.30 mm holes that are evenly distributed. The surface is enhanced through electropolishing, removing iron oxide and creating a smoother, shinier material. This method not only enhances the overall appearance but also improves the perforation quality compared to standard methods. Each filter undergoes individual testing and is labeled with the La Pavoni mark.

Eagle on Top

Decorate your bar with this classic eagle top espresso machine, it easily fits over the boiler knob to add a touch of class.

Custom Wooden Handles

This espresso machine comes with custom rosewood handles on the lever and portafilter along with wooden accents on the steam knob and boiler cap.

Manual Espresso Maker

An espresso lever machine, or manual espresso maker, uses a hand-operated lever to brew espresso. In contrast to contemporary automated models, lever machines empower you to oversee the entire brewing procedure. The basic principle remains consistent: pressurize a small quantity of water through finely ground coffee beans to yield a potent and flavorful cup of espresso.

While there is a learning curve and regular maintenance required, the dual frothing cappuccino systems and large boiler capacity make it a great choice for entertaining or for use at home or in a small café. It has a small footprint so it can easily be set up on your kitchen counter.

Fine Italian Espresso Brand

Established in 1905, La Pavoni has been producing fine Italian-made espresso machines for over 115 years. This long history of crafting exceptional products have earned them a well-deserved reputation as one of the best manufacturers in the industry. Their range of products includes both domestic and professional grade models, giving you plenty of options when choosing an espresso machine for your lifestyle and budget.

What's Included?

When you order your La Pavoni espresso machine from us, you will recieve your machine along with a scoop, coffee baskets (7g, 14g), and a double spout portafilter. The competition series comes with stainless steel tampers.

Buy the La Pavoni Competente at Coffeeionado

Don't miss out on the chance to upgrade your coffee game without breaking the bank. Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get your coffee equipment shipped for free as well as receiving a 12 month warranty on your machine. Get started now and elevate your brewing experience with Coffeeionado!

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La Pavoni Esperto Competente Features

  • Mounted group pressure gauge
  • Custom Rosewood lever handles, boiler cap and steam knob
  • 3 embossed ‚ÄúCompetition‚ÄĚ filters in 9, 16 and 20-gram capacities
  • Embossed competition group screens¬†
  • Bottomless portafilter handle and a standard
  • Double portafilter handle
  • Red accent plastic base cover
  • Stainless steel coffee tamper
  • Temperature strip on group
  • Capped eagle for boiler cap
  • 1 Year Warranty - Manufacturer's Defects, Parts
  • Made in Italy

La Pavoni Esperto Competente Specifications

 Weight 18 lbs
 Programmability No
 Watts 1000
 Volts/Amps 110V/13A
 Boiler Capacity 0.95 L
 Reservoir Yes
 Water Source Reservoir
 Material Steel

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    How Much Is Shipping? General shipping starts at $10.99. You can qualify for free shipping with any total order value over $199 and shipping to the contiguous USA. Taxes and discounts will be calculated at checkout.

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