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Bialetti Moka Express Stovetop Espresso Makers

Aluminum 1/3/6/9/12-cup with Flip-up Top and Side-Pour Spout

Aluminum 1/3/6/9/12-cup with Flip-up Top and Side-Pour Spout

The Bialetti Moka Express stovetop espresso makers come in different sizes or capacities such as 1, 3, 6, 9, and 12 espresso cups. They come in an 8-sided top and bottom chamber design and aluminum body for added durability and efficiency. The side-pour spout and flip-up top make serving and handling safe and convenient.

Interior Features
  • The Bialetti Moka Express comes in varying sizes for different serving capacities. From single-serve units to 3-cup, 6-cup, 9-cup, and 12-cup espresso makers. This allows you to choose the perfect size or serving capacity according to your needs and preference.
  • Moka Express espresso makers are built for easy washing and maintenance. They can be hand-washed and rinsed clean.
  • These stovetop espresso makers are designed to brew good-tasting Italian coffee using a classic shape and chamber design.

    Exterior Features

  • The espresso maker comes in an aluminum body with sleek black accents for the handle and knob.
    The 8-sided top and bottom is a classic design of many Bialetti stovetop percolators.
  • The Moka Express has a flip-up top and side-pour spout to add more value to user convenience. Handling and serving are made safe and easy.
  • This stovetop brewer is made of polished aluminum that ensures durability and faster brewing times.

    Dimension Specifications

    Product Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 9 inches
    Weight: 1.6 pounds
    Total volume or number of cups: 1 espresso cup = 2.0 fl.oz/60ml
    3 espresso cups = 6.5 fl.oz/200ml
    6 espresso cups = 10 fl.oz/300ml
    9 espresso cups = 18.5 fl.oz/550ml
    12 espresso cups = 25 fl.oz/775ml


    With these espresso makers, you can make excellent Italian coffee in just a span of 4 to 5 minutes. The aluminum construction translates to durability. This means that you don't have to buy another espresso pot every now and then. With Moka Express espresso makers, you can have various options for the sizes or serving capacities. This gives you flexibility when looking for an espresso brewer that will match your needs and preferences.If you are on a budget, you can still buy one that is less expensive and reasonably priced according to the desired serving capacity. These espresso machines are very easy to clean. All you have to do is to wash them with soap and water and you can be sure that your previous brews won't affect the taste of your cappuccino or espresso based drinks.


    The common complaint is that the handle may get too hot to handle. It's not as heat-resistant as expected. Occasionally, you might find coffee grounds in the cup.


  • various options for the sizes
  • available in various prices
  • comes in an interesting shape
  • makes espresso really fast
  • makes good-tasting Italian coffee


  • handle may get too hot
  • coffee grounds in the cup

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