How to brew espresso coffee

How to brew espresso

Espresso conquered the world many years ago, and has since enjoyed great popularity. In addition to espresso as a standalone beverage, it should be noted and those that are prepared on the basis of: Americano, latte, cappuccino, mocha and many others.

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What is espresso

Espresso – this is a coffee drink that is prepared by forcing hot water under high pressure through powdered coffee beans. Preparing this coffee only in the special coffee maker (espresso machine), and his birthplace is Italy, where it was invented this device. And, so came to the liking of the inhabitants of the Apennines this coffee is that today there is a national Institute of Italian espresso.

Scientists of the research center have developed specific criteria that must be met for perfect espresso:

The amount of coffee per Cup – 7G;

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Torrefacto roast coffee

Many of you probably remember the article “the French press: a special investigation”. we reviewed the history of the French press, the main approaches to the preparation of coffee and drew conclusions about the importance of using stone grinder.

However, what was missing in the above article is an illustrated step by step instructions on cooking a tasty and fragrant Cup of coffee in a French press. In this article, I decided to share how I make coffee in the French press.

This material will be of good help for those who first encounters with the French press and the Foundation for your future independent experiments. Because only you yourself will come to best for you dosage, preparation time, and other variables.


To make coffee in a French press is easy. Much harder to make a good tasting Cup of coffee. The result is influenced by several factors, about which I would like to mention at once.

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How to brew coffee in Turku – the secrets of cooking fragrant and delicious coffee with Crema

How to brew coffee in Turku

Natural coffee is the green beans from the fruit of coffee trees growing in the tropics. The subtle scent and the usual coffee brown acquires only after proper roasting. About the influence of this delicious drink on the human body there are constant disputes. But has already proven that coffee if consumed moderately, it is not only not harmful, but rather enhances the thought process, increased stress and improves response.

There are many ways of making coffee in a special pot, with virtually every fan of this drink uses its own, unique and honed over the years method. At the same time, there are several basic principles of cooking in a pot of good coffee which should be followed in every case without exception.

Preferably, the Turk, which is used for boiling coffee, was made of copper, and teaspoon – silver. The coffee itself must be ground very finely, “in the dust” Continue reading

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