WMF Espresso is for all people who enjoy working with a traditional portafilter machine but at the same time don’t want to compromise process reliability and consistency in beverage preparation – so they can continue to offer their guests the finest, most exquisite coffee experience.


WMF ESPRESSO had already developed a portafilter coffee machine sector back in 1955 and has been the undisputed market leader in the field for many years.  Using this experience to market a cutting edge portafilter machine concept which combines THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS; PRODUCING THE PERFECT ESPRESSO, WHILST BEING CHILD’S PLAY TO OPERATE.


The WMF Espresso steams and sounds like a traditional portafilter machine, except that anybody can prepare the perfect espresso. It’s so simple!

  • Detects the portafilter automatically, controls brewing time, signals when grinding degree needs readjusting, grinds the coffee and tamps with 100% consistency.
  • All the operator has to do is simply insert the portafilter, press the button and get ready for “barista-class” espresso! Handmade automatically.
  • Accomplished by insisting on sleek lines, premium materials and a crucial passion for detail. And integrated grinders mean there are space-savings too!




  • Two integrated grinders with software-assisted degree of grind
  • Automatic tamping and brew time monitoring.
  • Double-sided, upward-folding cup grids.
  • Twin air-cooled bean hoppers for different coffee beans (espresso and/or café crème)
  • Extensive software settings via touch display
  • Milk foam preparation (fully-automatic or traditional by using the manual steam wand)
  • Maximum hourly output:
    • Espresso or café crème: 300 cups
    • Cappuccino, latte macchiato or cafe latte: 240 cups
  • Power supply: 6–7 kW/ 380–415V
  • Coffee bean hopper:  550 g each approx
  • Dimensions (w x h x d):  723 x 580 x 540mm (600 with open cup storage)
  • Empty weight: 75 kg
  • Continuous sound pressure level: (LpA)² < 70 dB (A)