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What Is A PID Controlled Espresso Machine?

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To brew a great cup of espresso coffee depends on several factors… Great tasting water Finely ground coffee Great tamping technique with a good quality portafilter The correct brew ratio (dose vs. yield) Now here comes the big one … temperature.  The water temperature needs to be between 195-205 degrees fahrenheit.  Most espresso machines that […]

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Is Coffee Fattening?

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With coffee, the topic of health is always a hot debate.  And a lot of coffee enthusiasts are particularly concerned, especially when it comes to the question “Is coffee fattening?”  Let’s start out by getting one thing straight… No!  Coffee is NOT fattening. Yeah, that’s right. We’ll say it one more time.  Pure coffee by […]

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