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A lot of coffee drinkers may not have heard of the Nuova Simonelli. In 1936, an Italian engineer, by the name of Orlando Simonelli developed the first professional espresso machine in his workshop in Tolentino.
he espresso machine was technically innovative and way ahead of its time. For one, it used a pump that allowed for a continuous delivery system, which is still seen in some espresso machines today.
Orlando Simonelli’s mission of bringing technical innovative espresso machines, which inspired him to build his first espresso machine in 1936, remains true to this day and held in upmost regard by Nuova Simonelli.
Since then, they have released various espresso machines that boast technical innovation, such as the Nuova Simonelli Oscar, one of its most popular espresso machines.
For an espresso machine that costs under $1,000, you already have a high quality heat exchanger espresso machine that can make great cups of espresso and cappuccino, and you may not need to buy another espresso machine again.
Don’t let the plastic housing of the Oscar machine fool you, underneath all that plastic is a very sturdy and sensibly designed build with heat shields that prevent the plastics from burning up.
It’s very easy to use, thanks to its very intuitive button layout, and it’s very easy to clean as well. Steaming and frothing milk is also made easy, thanks to a dial you can turn to adjust to steam at your desired pace.
For espresso enthusiasts, the Oscar is an appealing machine, albeit the plastic appearance. You can make great cups of espresso and cappuccino with it, provided that you have some skill with various home-barista techniques like tamping, dosing, and frothing, among others.
But, has they developed an espresso machine, which even novices can use to make a great cup of espresso?
The Nuova Simonelli Jazz was designed for that purpose – to allow novices to create a great cup of espresso with just a push of a button.
In a nutshell, it’s a single serve espresso machine that makes use of espresso pods. Therefore, if you have not learned any of the skills needed to make a great cup of espresso, you can be assured that those won’t be required when using the Jazz.
It has the technical expertise that this company is known for, while having the ease and convenience of a single serve coffee maker.
To use it, just insert the pod of your choice and press the coffee button. The Jazz does everything else for you. Since this espresso machine uses pods, clean up is easy.
Just dispose of the used pod and the machine is ready to brew another cup for you. It shares the same technical innovation with its other Nuova Simonelli espresso machines, such as the Oscar; therefore, you can be sure to have a great tasting cup of espresso.