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Open Box Saeco Xelsis SS Automatic Coffee Center

Saeco Xelsis SS Automatic Coffee Center HD8944/04

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  • Fully Loaded with state of the art technology

  • Allows up to six users to create their own unique drink buttons

  • Dual frothing system, a truly unique one touch automatic frothing system that dispenses directly into your cup

  • Manual frothing wand

  • Automatic grinding and brewing

  • Provide authentic Italian style espresso on demand

  • Two year warranty

Regular Price: $3,800.00
Open Box Price: $1,999.00
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Saeco Xelsis SS Automatic Coffee Center

Multi-User, Multi-Function Controls

The Saeco Xelsis SS Super Automatic Coffee Center is the first of its kind to feature fully customizable controls for up to 6 users. The color touch panel allows each user to program their favorite drinks into each of the 6 one touch beverage buttons then choose a unique icon/avatar that commits everything to memory for each person. That's a whopping 36 unique drinks in one compact appliance. If you've ever stumbled to your espresso machine, pushed your once-favorite button, and got some foreign drink, you are going to love having your own user profile.

Ceramic Grinder with Bonus

The ceramic coffee grinder is one of Saeco's most unique innovations, available EXCLUSIVELY in the latest generations of Saeco Super Automatic Coffee Centers. After careful research, Saeco chose this material for the Xelsis SS to put an end to grinding with metal components to ensure the best results without altering the flavor of coffee. With 5 grind settings, you are certain to be able to tune you Xelsis to both the freshness and roast of many coffee blends (still not the super dark/oily ones). The Xelsis has a 12 ounce bean hopper with an air tight lid for the bean hopper that features a UV-filtering coating to keep your beans fresh for as long as possible.

Automatic Pre-Infusion Brewing

The Xelsis SS incorporates the Saeco Aroma System® to extract the full aroma of coffee beans into every cup. A special pre-programmed step injects a small amount of hot water into the freshly ground coffee to start a pre-brewing process. The actual brewing cycle normally begins about 2 seconds afterward, allowing for enough time to fully saturate the grounds and achieve maximum flavor. The Saeco Xelsis SS grants you the ability to adjust the amount of pre-infusion time for that extra bit of tweakability. Enjoy perfect espresso every time topped with golden crema that fills your senses with the rich warm aroma of truly fine coffee, all in under 60 seconds.

One Touch Cappuccino, Latte, and other Espresso Drinks

What is One Touch? Exactly what we mean. On the Saeco Xelsis SS, simply press the animated color touch panel once and only once and it will dispense the complete drink of your choice with no additional work done on your part. If you want a cappuccino, the Xelsis will dispense the frothed milk directly into your cup followed by freshly ground and brewed espresso. The Xelsis then cleans its Italian brewing system by dumping the spent coffee puck into a removable drawer and also its integrated milk container by blasting a purge of steam and hot water into the drip tray. The possibilities are endless and couldn't be easier.

Dual Milk Frothing Systems

The Saeco Xelsis SS debuts the very first fully automatic espresso machine that satisfies both types of latte lovers: those who need One Touch operation, and those who want the ultimate control. Other so-called luxury systems saddle you into One Touch only, which is fine for most, but typically restrictive for those who want the hottest milk or want to make some latte art. To make an One Touch cappuccino or latte, simply press your custom button and frothed or steamed (your choice) milk will instantly dispense right into your cup, followed by espresso. The milk container automatically cleans itself by purging with steam and hot water right to the drip tray, and is refrigerator-safe. If you prefer to try your hand at making microfoam for latte art (or just for hotter milk), you can use the stainless steel steam wand at the left of the unit.

Customizable Italian Brewing System

Beginning with the award-winning Italian brewing system, the Saeco Xelsis SS adds a number of tools to help you brew espresso to your precise taste.  The Saeco Brewing System (SBS) dial allows you to actually choose how much flavor and aroma to extract during the brewing process by changing the pressure, offering a nearly infinite drink menu. In addition, the standard Saeco OptiDose® System allows you to adjust the amount of coffee to be ground for each beverage, from 7 to 10.5 grams (mild to strong).

InstaSteam Stainless Steel Boiler

The power plant of the Saeco Xelxis SS is made of two stainless steel-lined ThermoBlock boilers, one for brewing and one for steam. Unlike a traditional boiler, thermoblocks offer rapid warm-up times paired with efficient, on-demand water usage. Turn on the Xelsis SS, and it will be ready to brew in just a few moments. The second InstaSteam® boiler is always ready for steam on unlimited steam on demand. ThermoBlock technology channels the water through the heating element while minimizing the amount of water heated to what the user demands. This process ensures water does not become stale sitting in a boiler for an extended period of time. In addition, the Saeco Xelsis SS allows you to use the manual steam wand as a dedicated spout for instant and piping hot water for tea and Americanos.

Energy Saving And Automatic On/Off

Among the many features of the Saeco Xelsis SS is its ability save you money in electricity costs. If you plan on using your Xelsis most of the day but do not want to shut it off completely, set the energy saving mode activate after a certain amount of time. When you are ready to brew espresso again, it will turn on much more rapidly than it would from a cold start.

Brewing Pre-Ground Coffee

Do you want to try a decaf roast or perhaps a different blend without having to empty your bean hopper? A lid on the top of the Xelsis SS can be lifted to reveal an opening for ground coffee. Just choose the "pre-ground" option on the touch panel, then deposit a scoop ground coffee into the opening on top of the machine, then press the brew button. When you are ready to brew again, the Xelsis resets to using the beans in the hopper.

Water Filtration

The Saeco Xelsis can utilize the included Intenza water filter to not only improve the taste of your coffee, but also protect the internal components of the machine. Regular replacement of the Aqua Prima® filter ensures the removal of chlorine, lead, aluminum, and copper for a better tasting coffee. It will also reduce the formation of limescale and protect the Xelsis SS from the corrosive nature of tap water. The standard 54 ounce water reservoir can easily be refilled by removing it with the easy-grip handle and filling it at the kitchen tap.

Solid Construction

The Saeco Xelsis SS is bathed in a solid stainless steel body for supreme durability, and let's not forget good looks. The oversized stainless drip tray allows you to fit various cups under the spouts. Integrated water tank and bean hopper are easily accessible from the top of the machine, perfectly complementing the Xelsis's design.

Easy Cleanup

The patented Saeco Easy Clean System® removable internal brew group has been tested millions of times throughout the world. It only takes a simple gesture for it to be quickly and easily removed from the machine and cleaned. Just rinse it under running water to remove all traces of dirt and coffee residues, which when left inside the machine, change the flavor of the coffee and interfere with the correct functioning of the brew group. This simple cleaning, when done in conjunction with the automatic descaling, brew group cleaning, and milk cleaning cycles, ensures the Xelsis SS will produce consistently delicious espresso every time you turn it on.

For Use with Superautomatika® Blend

It's a little known fact that Super Automatic espresso coffee centers brew the best coffee when using only a special kind of bean. While it's true that the Saeco Xelsis SS can be filled with most kinds of coffee beans, the greatest flavor and tallest crema are achieved when brewing Superautomatika® Blend, the only coffee crafted specifically for super-automatic machines. The beans that make up Superautomatika® Blend are picked, roasted, and blended solely for use in super automatic coffee centers. When you purchase a new Saeco Xelsis through J.L. Hufford, a sample of this exclusive blend is included.

Two Year Warranty Service and Support

All new Saeco products are offered with unlimited toll free technical support service. If you have any questions or need help, just call us or call Saeco at the number provided in your help guide. A new Saeco Xelsis SS comes with a full 1 year parts and labor warranty through Saeco. J.L. Hufford includes an additional year warranty (for a total of 2 years) through a special partnership with Warrantech. Additionally, all new Saeco Super Automatic Coffee Centers are backed by J.L. Hufford's 30 Day Satisfaction Policy.

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