Self-made

Manual coffee machines

Release your inner barista and master the art of coffee making. Manually craft a barista quality coffee using café tools to experiment and personalise each cup.

Taste a De’Longhi Coffee Today!
Taste a De’Longhi Coffee Today!
  • 1. Grinding and dosing

    Grinding and Dosing

    Sensor grinding technology

    Sensor grinding technology

    Ensures a consistent and optimal dose of coffee for a rich and flavoursome espresso. The internal grinding sensor identifies the grind setting, calibrates and adjusts the grinding process so the correct dose is delivered.

    How it works

    Take a look at how the adjustable conical burr grinder precisely grinds fresh coffee.
    Fresh is best

    Fresh is best

    Using fresh coffee beans will maximise the flavour of your coffee. Whether you prefer Arabica, Robusta or a blend of the two, you can try different beans to suit your taste.
  • 2. tamping

    Tamping

    Smart Tamping station

    Smart Tamping station

    Consistently tamps at the right pressure for perfect results in cup. It's also mess-free — grinding, dosing and tamping are done within the Smart Tamping Station.

    How it works

    Take a look at how the correct dose is measured and tamped.
    Tamping

    Tamping

    Baristas have mastered the skill of applying the right amount of pressure for a perfectly level tamp. With La Specialista, all you need to do is pull down the lever to get the perfect amount of pressure — just like your barista.
  • 3. Temperature and brew

    Temperature and Brew

    active temperature control

    active temperature control

    The dedicated thermoblock heating system maintains a precise and stable water temperature during brewing, for a well-balanced espresso extraction, every time.

    How it works

    Take a look at how the water is heated to the optimum temperature to achieve a perfect brew.
    Temperature is key

    Temperature is key

    This combined with the essential pump pressure, creates the optimal infusion conditions to ensure the full extraction of oils in the coffee, delivering the perfect flavour in your cup.
  • 4. Milk Texturing

    Milk Texturing

    Advanced latte system

    Advanced latte system

    Milk preparation is quick and easy — all you have to do is choose between FLAT for hot milk or FOAM for frothed milk. Thanks to the dedicated heating system, there is no waiting time between brewing coffee and preparing milk.

    How it works

    Take a look at how the milk is heated to the perfect temperature to create silky smooth textured milk every time.
    Silky smooth milk

    Silky smooth milk

    A barista quality coffee is the perfect balance of espresso and silky smooth milk. Now you can achieve the same results at home with a De'Longhi manual coffee machine.
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Make it personal

When it comes to enjoying coffee, everyone is different. That's why we make it easy to personalise each element of your coffee to suit your taste.
pre-set recipes

pre-set recipes

Create a Single or Double Espresso, Long Coffee or Long Black using the pre-set recipes.

my function

my function

Adjust and save any of the pre-set recipes so you can enjoy coffee just the way you like it.

Our range

No two coffee lovers are alike. With a range of De’Longhi manual coffee machines to choose from, we are sure to have the perfect fit for you.