illy is one of the most respected coffee companies in the world. An authentic Italian coffee roasting company that specializes in the production of espresso coffee made up of nine types of pure Arabica bean. The illy logo is recognizable from restaurants and cafes all around the globe, supplying around 5000 in the UK alone.
The illy Francis Francis Iperespresso machines differ from other capsule/pod machine in that they use the innovative iperEspresso capsule system. This patented two-stage process creates intensely aromatic, full-bodied espresso with rich, long-lasting crema. Each capsule contains approximately seven grams of perfectly roasted and expertly ground coffee for the perfect illy espresso but with quick and easy clean up.
The illy Francis Francis Y3.2 is an Espresso and Coffee machine. Not only can you prepare a perfect espresso, you can also make a quick and simple American drip coffee. illy have designed 2 types capsules and the coffee machine has buttons that regulate the volume and the optimal temperature.
The Espresso & Coffee machines are designed to allow you to make both coffees with just one machine allowing you to prepare a delicious coffee at home with the consistent, smooth taste you would expect.
The design is minimal and modern. Compact enough to fit any kitchen or office space the illy Francis Francis Y3.2 is available in 3 colours. Red, black and cream.
- Automatic stop and capsule ejection
- Programmable temperature setting
- 19 bar pressure pump
- Removable 0.75lt water tank
- Adjustable drip tray
- Power save mode after 15 minutes of no use
The filter coffee capsules are a little harder to get hold of but you can get them direct from illy with free delivery.