The Le Creuset Espresso Cups and Saucers Set in Marseille Blue is part of the company's first Coffee Collection, a line of fine stoneware pieces made especially for the coffee lover. French café culture was the inspiration for these espresso cups, which are sized for sipping and enjoying. Le Creuset stoneware offers the ultimate in versatility and durability. Le Creuset fires its stoneware at 2,156 degrees F, giving it unmatched strength and durability, making it resistant to chipping, cracking and staining. For more than 80 years, Le Creuset has been an inspiration to professional chefs and home cooks alike.