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Coffee culture in Italy

Coffee culture in Italy – Espresso is coffee brewed by forcing a small amount of nearly boiling water under pressure through finely ground coffee beans. It is generally thicker than coffee brewed by other methods, has a higher concentration of suspended and dissolved solids, and has crema on top (a foam with a creamy consistency). […]

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Making Excellent Espresso

Making Excellent Espresso – A distinctive feature of espresso, as opposed to brewed coffee, is espresso’s association with caf├ęs, due both to the specialized equipment and skill required, thus making the enjoyment of espresso a social experience. Home espresso machines have increased in popularity with the general rise of interest in espresso. Today, a wide […]

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