Nespresso’s Essenza Piano Black is nothing less than what you have become to expect from Nespresso’s espresso machine lines. With Nespresso’s brilliant simplicity and compact design, the Essenza Piano Black is virtually flawless in elegance and function.
The features that we have become accustomed to with Nespresso are obvious when you get a look at this convenient machine. As with Nespresso’s other single serve espresso machines, the Essenza Piano Black has the renowned 19 bar pressure pump that makes your beverage just that special.
Essenza Piano Black and Capsules
The Nespresso Essenza Black Piano is designed to work with the exclusive Nespresso capsules (sometimes referred to as pods). Nespresso lovers know that there is a wide variety of flavor profiles available in the 16 Grand Crus that are known to deliver a perfect espresso each and every time.
The widely popular pods contain the world’s finest coffee with a hermetic seal. This seal ensures optimal freshness until use. Each capsule has a different flavor profile, aroma and character. Color coded for easy identification, you have a vast variety of choices to include decaffeinated options.
Essenza Piano Black Features
The Essenza Piano Black sports many of the well known features of Nespresso:
- Automatic control of coffee volume with programmable functions
- 19-Bar Pressure Pump
- Unique Thermoblock Heating Element
- Simple capsule insertion
- 30.4 ounce/1 Liter removable water tank
- Convenient used capsule container
- Sleek and compact design
- Popular and simple color options
- Energy Savings Mode
Essenza Piano Black – Your perfect machine?
Is the Essenza Piano Black the perfect machine for your home or office? If you consider the above, it is hard to find fault with this machine, however; some things to consider individually might be:
- Great machine price; yet the capsules/pods are exclusive and need to be replaced via Nespresso
- Cup sizes offered are espresso and Lungo; however it is easy enough to run twice and transfer
Nespresso Essenza Piano Black Summary
As you can see, it is difficult to find fault with this espresso machine. Because of the simplicity and convenience of ease in using this machine, you have more time to spend enjoying your espresso or Lungo.
The Essenza requires minimal clean up thanks to the used pod container which will only need to be emptied after 12 to 14 uses. Combined with the removable water tank that allows you to leave your machine where it belongs, there is virtually no mess.
Because the Essenza Piano Black delivers you your drink in around 30 seconds, you will waste no time standing in front of the machine waiting impatiently for delivery, and for those on the run, this is an exceptional bonus.
The serving temperature of your espresso will be perfect in comparison to some machines that deliver a sub-par temp and the 19 bar pressure pump aids in the perfect extraction of the coffee from the pod offering you a great full taste every time.
The energy savings mode will handle any accidental “oops, left the machine on” situations, and with the stylish compact design of the Essenza Piano Black, it will fit snugly anywhere on your counter top at home or office.
The Essenza Piano Black is also offered in the Essenza Titan Gray (titanium in color), and with the features outlined, this machine is an excellent grab for the price.
With the Essenza Piano Black, you can absolutely have the perfect espresso or Lungo each and every time within seconds, perfectly hot and flavorful, mess free. Enough said!