The Original Bialetti Moka Express The Bialetti Mocha celebrates more than 80 years of classic design elegance and technological simplicity. This Moka pot may also be called a coffee percolator which makes fresh coffee like no one else, sourced directly from Italy. It uses ground coffee and will not work with instant coffee. This shall also work ideal with the South Indian filter coffee. This is a perfect equipment for your house and a great lifestyle fit for your kitchen. This Espresso Maker is one of the household names in Italy.
Fill the lower chamber with cold water just below the valve.
Insert the funnel and fill it with ground espresso (do not tamp). Remove any coffee grounds on the edge of the funnel. Tightly screw the upper part of the pot on to the base. Avoid using handle for leverage.
Select burner size to fit bottom of pot. For gas stove-top, make sure the flame is not larger than bottom of pot. The flame should not come around the sides of the pot. Heat until the water boils and coffee begins to come out of the center post. There will be a gurgling sound during this process.
When the top of the pot is full of coffee, remove from stove. Before pouring coffee, stir it in the upper chamber with a small spoon to equalize all the different coffee layers for optimum flavor.
Grind coffee for Moka use, slightly more coarse than espresso. Heat may be too high if pot produces coffee with a burnt like taste. Try lowering the heat on your next batch. It may take some trial and error. For best tasting results always use filtered water.
Wash by hand with warm water. Dry thoroughly with a towel. do not reassemble until all parts are completely dry. Do not use in the dishwasher. Do not use and abrasive products to clean the Moka.
The Iconic Italian coffee maker since 1933
For enjoying a cup of freshly brewed and aromatic coffee
Makes 6 Cups- 9.2 ounces/ 270 ml of Moka Coffee (Mocha) – enough for 1 mug with a little left over; uses ground coffee.
Perfect mocha pot/ moka pot/ espresso maker/ filter coffee maker for home and kitchen serving a lifestyle brand.
Patented safety valve; Easy to clean and disassemble and long lasting quality.