Espresso is an acquired taste for most people, but once you acquire it, you better buckle up because you’re on the “spending-a-ton-of-money-on-coffee” train. But one way to get off that train is to invest in a home espresso machine, so you’re not giving Starbucks $6.50 every time you need a fix.
If you think a home espresso machine might be a worthwhile expenditure for you, check out these nine beauties, which are some of the highest-rated home espresso makers out there. Some are automatic, some manual, and one doesn’t even require electricity, so whatever your skill or budget level, you’ll probably find something that fits. If not, there’s always Starbucks.