Brew the rich espresso flavor you enjoy in your favorite coffee shop, with the convenience of this stainless-steel stove top espresso maker. Simply fill, brew and serve. Water boils in bottom chamber, creating vaporized pressure to channel water up interior cylinder. Ultra-efficient extraction system features silicone gasket and safety-release valve to allow safe building of steam. Water showers espresso coffee grounds, extracting exceptionally-robust crema that ultimately condenses in the upper chamber. Distinctive stainless-steel stove-top espresso maker works like true Italian espresso makers, with sophisticated styling for table service. Cool-touch, heat-guard handle and knob. Dishwasher safe. Includes 5 year warranty.