Gaggia 90951 Platinum Vision Automatic Espresso Machine with Milk Island, Platinum
Combining advanced technology with ease of use, this fully automatic espresso machine grinds the right amount of coffee, doses, and brews, all at the simple push of a button. The unit's innovative Espresso Plus System allows for adjusting the strength of coffee, from mild to strong intensity, making an infinite variety of coffee drinks possible from just one machine. Whether an Italian "ristretto" or a long coffee, it maintains a truly unique creamy finish. Its drip tray can be raised or lowered electrically with a simple touch, allowing the use of different cup sizes. Even more, the unit's 15-bar pump provides plenty of water pressure for authentic espresso extraction, while its stainless-steel rapid-steam boiler system reduces the time between coffee and steam delivery to just a few seconds. Its exclusive steamer swivels 180 degrees and produces hot water for tea, coffee, or instant soup, plus makes quick work of frothing milk for hassle-free cappuccino and lattes even a novice barista could master.
In addition, the espresso machine features a touch-screen digital LCD control panel with programming information and alerts, an 8-4/5-ounce bean hopper with adjustable ground-coffee dosage from 7 to 10-1/2 grams, and a built-in ceramic burr grinder with adjustable grind settings. Other highlights include a 57-ounce removable water reservoir, a pre-infusion option, an Aqua Prima water filter, a stainless-steel actively heated cup warmer, the ability to make two cups of coffee at the same time, a Gaggia Milk Island accessory connection, and a removable brewing unit for easy maintenance. Housed in impact-resistant ABS plastic with a stainless-steel-finished front panel, the attractive appliance will look great on any kitchen counter. Designed in Italy by Gaggia, one of the most respected names in the industry, the 1500-watt espresso machine measures 14-3/5 by 12-3/5 by 16-2/5 inches.
From the Manufacturer
Gaggia’s 90950 Platinum-Vision automatic espresso machine has a wide assortment of features that set it above other machines. To make programming and adjustments simple and sophisticated, the it uses a digital touch screen to display icons and menu options. It also boasts many features seem on the Gaggia Titanium series, such as the E. Plus beverage strength system, temperature control, and a stainless steel front panel. Its stainless steel lined boiler assures rapid steam for easy brewing and steaming without the wait. The Gaggia Milk Island connects to the steam system to automatically froth and steam milk.
This classically designed machine features an active cup warmer, an electronic cup life, a bypass doser, a quiet and reliable ceramic burr grinder, the Aqua Prima water filtration system, and more. Use the menu to turn pre-infusion on or off, adjust coffee volume, program water hardness, perform rinsing and descaling cycles, and change the coffee dosage for each drink. Even the display itself can be customized to display words or icons, and the contrast can be increased for easier viewing. The Gaggia Platinum Vision speaks of great espresso, high end design, and luxury.
Features and Specifications
Exterior Hands down, the Platinum’s exterior stands out from the competition. Gaggia incorporated a stainless steel front panel into their design--an element the consumer expects from a high-end appliance.
Exclusive Touch Screen This feature offers the ability to select a desired function or to enter the programming menu by a simple touch on the screen.
Electronic Drip Tray With a light press of the "cup lift" button, the machine adjusts the height of the drip tray to allowing the use of different sizes of cups.
Espresso Plus System Regulate the intensity of your coffee with the simple turn of a dial. An exclusive system allows the user to adjust the body and the intensity of any coffee blend from mild to more intense, depending on the individual’s preferences--all while maintaining a perfect crema.
Revolving Frothing Wand The exclusive revolving frother is always ready to deliver hot water or steam for a menu of drinks such as lattes, cappuccinos, americanos, and more. Mounted on a ball joint, it accommodates any size pitcher and is easy to maneuver.
Ceramic Coffee Grinder The ceramic burr coffee grinder assures quiet functioning, high performance, and a consistent grind each time. This grinder not only enhances the functions of the machine, but its ceramic construction ensures longevity and flavorful beverages.
Aqua Prima Filter The Aqua Prima water filter was developed to remove impurities from your water.The result is fresh, clean-tasting coffee every time. The Aqua Prima water filter also reduces the formation of lime scale in the machine, protecting your boiler and brewing components.
One 1300-watt boiler that assures rapid steam
Stainless-steel lined boiler
Espresso Plus system
Digital touch screen with programming information and alerts for: cleaning and descaling, setting water temperature and brewing volume, pre-Infusion and dosage (Opti-Dose system), number of cups brewed
Automatic timer and energy saving mode
Turning cup warmer to on, off, or standby
Stainless-steel front panel
Bypass doser for ground coffee (such as decaf coffee)
Electronic height--adjustable cup tray
Coffee dosage from 7 to 10-1/2 grams
Removable 57 ounce water reservoir
Ceramic burr grinder with adjustable settings
8.8-ounce sealable bean hopper
Removable brew group
Pannarello wand for frothing and steaming
15 bar pump
Actively heated cup warmer holds four demitasse cups
Eight language display choices including English, Italian, German, French, and Spanish
Gaggia Milk Island automatically froths and steams milk
Automatic espresso machine with simple touch-screen controls