Next week there are four good reasons to visit Germany: a tour dedicated to specialty coffee and the most advanced extraction technologies, together with Gwilym Davies, WBC Champion 2009. Starting on June 26 in Munich, the Gravitour is a trip to Germany’s most important cities, dedicated to discovering the secrets of gravimetric technology and the VA388 Black Eagle, organised by Victoria Arduino and VA Espresso Machines, the brand’s official  distributor in Germany.
The first event is on 26 June at 17.00 in Munich at Kaffeekontor Bayern (see the map – to book please contact, and in the following days the tour will move to Stuttgart (June 27th at 17.00 – contact at Mission Coffee. On 28 June, Gwilym Davies will be in Frankfurt at Backyard coffee ( The last stage is set for June 30 at Mayr Machines in Hamburg (

About VA388 Black Eagle: The VA388 Black Eagle Gravitech, the coffee machine for all those who dedicate their lives to coffee and who each day study, research and experiment to transfer into the cup a real coffee experience.
Solid, consistent and gravimetric. VA388 Black Eagle Gravitech is much more than just an espresso machine, it enhances each blend and the expression of each barista. The technology inside gives the barista full control of every phase of coffee extraction and then be sure of consistency and quality in the cup. The VA388 Black Eagle Gravitech allows all this because its technology ensures a precise and reliable result. The way it is made promotes interaction between the barista and the customer, who has the opportunity to learn directly from the voice and gestures of the barista that what they will taste in the cup is what they ordered.