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.
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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4 basic recipe coffee frappe
Every time, if you are going to learn a new to me recipe of some popular dishes, I try to get to its classic version, and only then try to do different variations on this theme. Here such here I «the seeker of culinary truth».
Traditional coffee frappe
Ground black coffee – 28 grams;
Water – 100-120 ml;
Milk (3 %) – 200 ml;
Ice cubes – 6-10 PCs.
Method of preparation:
Weld 2 servings of espresso doppio (double). Coffee take fine grinding.
Just combine the cold coffee with milk and ice cubes in blender and beat first on low speed and then at a maximum to obtain a thick milky-coffee mousse.
Classic home cooking recipe coffee frappe
Instant coffee – 3 tsp;
Milk (3%)- 300 ml;
Cold water – 100 ml;
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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.