David at Bella Barista gives you an honest review on the new espresso machine by ACS, the ACS Minima, from the makers of the revolutionary Vesuvius.
A new entry level Dual Boiler, the ACS Minima from ACS boasts an E61 group head, PID, attractive corner style body and lots of great features.
Dimensions: 270mm x 380 mm x 440mm (WxHxD).
– Weight 21 Kg (25 Kg) 46 oz (55 oz)
– Max power 2250 watts 9.8 Amp 230/50
– Max power 1250 watts 10.5 Amps 120/60 (Sequential heating)
– Simultaneous heating for 208/240 volts versions, sequential heating for 100/120 volts
– Steam boiler AISI 316L 2.3 litres, built in heating element stainless steel 1200 watts
– Brew boiler AISI 316L 0.8 litres, built in heating element stainless steel 1000 watts Tank 2.6 litres
– E61 group solenoid actuated
– PID control with display and manometer with single scale ( brew pressure ), automatic filling boiler, shot timer and LSP (last shot protection) a function able to finish the shot even if the low level tank is reached. Low lever tank signal.
BELLA BARISTA – UK RETAILER OF COFFEE EQUIPMENT FOR THE HOME.
Fed up of the throw away culture and items only lasting/designed to last for a few years, we setup Bella Barista Est.1998. We strongly believe in commercial built, hand assembled coffee machines for the home. Knowing if we offered the correct support customers would not only enjoy great coffee but also have the ability to maintain a beautiful piece of machinery.
All of the coffee machines and grinders available to purchase through the Bella Barista website are expertly chosen. We have already done the hard work for you.
We have a UK based showroom open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm that includes most of the coffee machines and espresso grinders on display, with demo machines to use. This is backed up by a great team of knowledgeable (SCA Barista Trained) staff on hand to help you decide on your purchase.
Did you know we also roast coffee?
Bella Barista also has an award winning small batch coffee roastery. The Roastery @ Bella Barista has a small dedicated team with great knowledge and experience within the UK coffee roasting industry. Carefully selecting and sampling high Q grade Arabica coffees. Purchasing coffee through the Bella Barista website gives you the opportunity to try some of the best coffee freshly roasted from around the world.