Bialetti has been around since the early 1930s and has grown to become a true icon of Italian styling. In Italy, a country famed for its passionate cooking and where the kitchen is the heart of the home, a Bialetti espresso maker can be found in 9 out of 10 households. Bialetti coffee makers are iconic in their category due to both its distinctive style, simple and classic beauty, and its high quality. This has led to Bialetti being sold worldwide and becoming one of the most recognised pieces of 20th Century design. The Bialetti espresso maker is familiar from countless trendy coffee shops and from TV and film over past decades.
The Bialetti coffee collection covers two different models of stovetop espresso maker and a range of different sizes. Each model delivers a quality, rich Italian coffee from the stovetop. Different sizes means there is a Bialetti coffee maker suitable for every occasion. From a quiet evening in for two, to a dinner party or an evening of entertaining. The different models are the classic Bialetti Moka Express, and the contemporary Bialetti Venus. Aside from the difference in design between these two Bialetti espresso makers, the Venus model is made from stainless steel and so is suitable for use on induction hobs.