Francis Francis X9 iperEspresso Machine Matte Black: Introducing the new Francis Francis X9 iperEspresso machine, iconically designed with form and functionality in mind. Its beautiful finish and slim, compact shape makes this a stunning addition to any kitchen. Part of the water tank can be removed and filled even while the X9 is running. Control buttons allow you to program and select two in-cup volumes. The flow measurement system sets the optimal volume of espresso coffee and the LED light illuminates the cup during brewing. The result? A rich, smooth, full-bodied espresso in every cup. For use with iperEspresso capsules only. iperEspresso technology is enclosed in elliptical chrome-plated aluminum casing. An element of design transformed into a machine. The top of the X9 accommodates two cups and keeps them warm. Available in chrome, deep red and silver black. DARK ROAST: The illy iperEspresso Capsule System lets you prepare extraordinary espresso and cappuccino at home with ease and simplicity. Each capsule contains approximately seven grams of perfectly roasted and expertly ground 100% sustainably-grown Arabica illy coffee with a smooth, rich and full-bodied taste. The result is an authentic Italian coffee that is flawlessly consistent, smooth, balanced, and never bitter. iperEspresso capsules are compatible with the Francis Francis X1, X7, X7.1, X7.1 Sunrise, X8, X9, Y1, Y1.1, Y3, Y5, Y5 Duo, Y5 Milk, Cuisinart for illy, or Gaggia for illy Espresso machines. ILLY LOGO CAPPUCCINO CUPS: Beautifully simple. Absolutely extraordinary. Meet the iconic, elegant and beautifully simple illy espresso cup designed by renowned architect and designer Matteo Thun. Our exclusive cup was scientifically designed to deliver the ultimate enjoyment of illy coffee through its volume, diameter and substantial rim, as well as the special "bowl" bottom that helps retain heat.