There are so many espresso machines on the market that it is difficult even for an experienced user to make a choice. If you're looking for your first espresso machine, it's easy to get lost in an abundance of information. Do you want a small or large machine? Do you want to brew just espresso, or do you want to enjoy cappuccinos and lattes, too? Do you want to be involved in the brewing process from start to finish, or do you want the process to be automated? Below, we've compiled guides for choosing the perfect espresso machine.