Prepare café-quality espresso drinks in your own home with the Delonghi EC221 Pump Espresso Machine. Enjoy your espresso shots straight, or create delicious cappuccinos with rich, thick foam using the attached steam nozzle. The slim, sleek design complements any kitchen while using just 6 inches of counter space. Begin enjoying your espresso almost immediately thanks to this espresso pump’s Thermo block technology, which heats up water to the ideal brewing temperature in just 40 seconds. The Media's self-priming system means the machine is always ready for use, so your beverage will be ready quickly and easily. The high performance 15 bar pump pressure coffee maker makes perfect espressos, cappuccinos, and coffee lattes or can be used to create any favorite coffee or milk drinks. It is both stylish and easy to use with a simple dial operating system. The professional filter holder and built-in tamper create the perfect cream on your espressos and the traditional manual milk frothing arm mixes steam, air, and milk to produce a rich, creamy froth for a great cappuccino or latte so you can have Barista style coffee in your own home!