Black Eagle Espresso Machines Land Unexpectedly At Big Western

  Oh hey, look at that! Official Espresso Machine Sponsor Nuova Simonelli has surprised many with the choice to place their brand new Victoria Arduino Black Eagle espresso machines on the barista stations at the 2015 Big Western Regional Barista Competition. Surprise, baristas! We approached Nuova Simonelli’s Gianni Cassatini about the switch from Aurealia T3s to Black Eagles here at the Rancho Mirage Omni Resort. He told Sprudge that the decision to make the switch was made over the weekend. “The baristas deserve a new machine,” he said. When asked if he thought baristas would be worried about the change,…read more >

VA388 Black Eagle

      VA388 Black Eagle, the beginnings A machine for consistent, sustainable and quality espresso. This was the result we wanted to get with the new product that we developed together with James Hoffmann. Yes, it was an ambitious project, but our intention was, and remains, to make the barista’s business the best. Thus our VA388 Black Eagle gravitech machine was created, an espresso machine with the capacity to control the amount of liquid in the cup, getting the right consistency of espresso and ensuring maximum aroma in the cup. Not only that; the VA388 is a tool that…read more >