Briel is a Portuguese brand with over 30 years in the market, worldwide recognized for the quality of its espresso machines for domestic use. Briel machines are produced and distributed by Kruder S.A., headquartered in Maia (Porto), which core areas are the design, development, production and distribution of home appliances.
Briel models follow a user friendly philosophy along with simplicity, readiness to use, safety and the bounden ability to extract an exceptional espresso. Briel machines are built with 19 bar pumps and set to work with both single dose pods (ESE) and traditional ground coffee. Pods are clean, biodegradable thus ecological, quick, easy and efficient for the real and authentic espresso. Pods are individual coffee doses compressed with the appropriate amount and grinding, placed between sheets of filter paper. For traditional ground coffee lovers, Briel product range includes grinders, enabling the grinding at the very moment of the espresso extraction. All models are equipped with a steam pipe, which enables for a comfortable way to prepare other hot drinks such as a delicious cappuccino, mocaccino, tea or just as a simple cup warmer.
Briel will strengthen its claim as a worldwide brand, ensuring the high quality of its products, innovating in technology and design, amazing the espresso lovers. Environmentally, will play an increasingly active role. This is one of Briel ´s top priorities and solutions are being implemented both in processes and products that will reflect the brand’s constant ecological concern. Kruder SA (Briel brand producer) will continue on increasing the use of recyclable and environmentally friendly components. In the coming years will,also, go on building and maintaining a strong brand with innovative personality which will, for sure, meet the expectations of the most demanding and sensitive to environmental sustainability.
Briel began in 1978 , and immediately introduced many innovations to the market. In 1982 , Briel ™ launched its first espresso machine , using technologies and completely innovative materials. This machine became a bestseller and great commercial success for the brand . It was in the early 90s , given the high level of customer satisfaction , Briel ™ began to devote itself exclusively to the production of espresso coffee machines .. Since then , its unwavering commitment to the standards that support , innovation, quality and environmental sustainability has made Briel ™ a standard of excellence at the international level , as evidenced by the many references he received from around the world. With its large capacity and wide range of models, Briel ™ has always been able to adapt to different needs and requirements of the various markets in which it operates. Today, as always, Briel ™ continues to pay close attention to environmental sustainability throughout the creative process and with particular attention to detail, taking full responsibility for internal control and improvement of their projects at all stages of development and production , a process that never runs out and is in constant evolution, always culminating in greater customer satisfaction … and a perfect “Briel espresso“
Versatility – Ground coffee and coffee pods, ground coffee only, coffee pods only
All Briel models have been designed with user-friendliness in mind, and they share characteristics such as simplicity, easy of use , speediness, safety and of course the ability to produce an exceptional espresso. With user-friendliness being a top priority, Briel brand was one of the first to introduce the single-portion capsule, a practical way of ensuring a perfect espresso every time.