Whether you are new to espresso, upgrading from beginner's equipment, or simply shopping for the best pairing of a Rancilio Silvia M V5 and grinder at a reasonable price, this package with the new Baratza Vario should be near the top of your list. The Silvia M V5, as noted in countless online reviews, provides a rock solid platform for brewing espresso that will last you decades when properly maintained. The commercial style brewing system on the Silvia is very demanding of freshly roasted and ground coffee that is matched to the machine for optimal espresso extractions. The Baratza Vario fills that role better than many grinders which cost significantly more. With this Rancilio Silvia M V5 and Baratza Vario package, and some practice, you are going to brew and enjoy espressos, cappuccinos, and lattes far superior to those produced at any large coffee shop chain, and even many of the smaller ones. Gifts included with purchase included, see below.
Silvia is Rancilio's semi-professional machine. It offer excellent service to demanding connoisseurs of high quality coffee beverages, qualities for which, since 1927, the Rancilio company has been known and appreciated around the world. From the compact bottom footprint to the extra hot cup warmer on top, the name of the game is metal with this machine. Even the drip tray is stainless steel. Inside the Silvia's stainless steel body is a cast iron frame that houses a massive, 12 oz brass boiler for ultimate corrosion resistance. The Rancilio Silvia M V5 is loaded with professional features such as its commercial group head and portafilter and 3-way solenoid pressure relief valve. The Silvia M V5 has more steam power than any home unit in its price range.
The Baratza Vario grinder features 54 mm Mahlkönig Ceramic Flat Burrs that provide superior grind quality and consistency compared to any grinder in its price range. You have to spend $150 to $1500 more to even come close. The Macro/Micro adjustment offers precision coupled with a good reference point for making changes. Programmable grinding/dosing times allow you to set to memory 3 of your favorite brews (from Turkish to French Press) so that you never waste ground coffee again! The Vario employs a high torque DC motor and an ultra-quiet belt-drive transmission. The German timing belt provides important thermal isolation of motor and burrs, ensuring cooler coffee. All Baratza Vario grinders sold by J.L. Hufford feature the new h3 faceplate with sleep mode and non-volatile memory that retains programming even when unplugged.
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