If a morning caffeine hit accompanied by a melodic tune sounds like your kind of start to the day you might be in the market for the 'World's only Music Box Espresso Machine.' The Swiss-crafted creation that can produce dulcet tones from an in built music box whilst it brews your espresso.
Available from Hammacher Schlemmer the machine is the result of the combined expertise of historical Swiss clock makers, located in the birthplace of the mechanical music box, along with a Swiss coffeemaker manufacturer.
Working in tandem with the espresso maker’s mechanics, the music box plucks away at over 200 wire pins on a rotating brass cylinder during the 36 seconds it takes to brew your cup of coffee.
A total of eleven different 36-second musical selections are available with a play list that includes everything from Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, and Mozart’s Magic Flute to Deep Purple’s Smoke On The Water.
And the price tag?
A hefty $4,200 for a musical espresso hit.