Brew your ideal espresso without cords or complicated machines. The six-cup Maillard Stovetop Espresso Machine works on either a gas or induction burners and features a detachable base for easy cleaning and a hollow, canted handle to keep your hand safe from burns. The Espresso Machine is part of the Maillard Coffee Service Collection, which asks that no one take a commonplace daily custom for granted. Whether the recipients are a houseful of guests or you and your newspaper, the Maillard Collection comprises everything needed for brewing and serving your preferred style of coffee. Combine the Espresso Machine with cream and sugar dispensers, served with the Maillard cups and mugs. Maillard is a coordinated collection that retains a classic aesthetic without being retro. The primary material used is a steel alloy called Cromargan®. Neutral in flavor and resistant to food acid, Cromargan is hygienic, stainless and easily cleaned. Dishwasher safe.