The Copper and Brass Mini Verticale is a gorgeous looking machine that shows beauty in the beholder! Standing at 27? in height, this gleaming beauty can make espresso as good as she looks. The dual purpose, brass boiler can extract quality espresso in coffee mode, and the brass boiler can provide adequate steaming capability for making cappuccino and latte beverages. As with any espresso machine, practice to espresso extraction and frothing are essential!