Napoleon Espresso

Napoleon Espresso Serves: 2 INGREDIENTS 2 cups Cold water 4 tablespoons Ground espresso coffee ½ Cinnamon stick (3″ long) 3 teaspoon Brandy 3 teaspoon Crème de Cacao 4 tablespoons whipping cream, chilled Chocolate sprinkles or chocolate curls for garnish PREPARATION Prepare your espresso or you can make some really strong coffee. Add your cinnamon to […]

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Cassata Sicilian Cannoli Cake

Ingredients for Cassata Sicilian Cannoli Cake; 1/4 cup of milk 2 tablespoons, plus 2 teaspoons butter 8 eggs 2 cups, plus 2 tablespoons sugar 1 cup flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups fresh ricotta cheese 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 3 tablespoons rum 3 tablespoons […]

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Starting Your Own Espresso Business – Roughly

When starting or forming any business from the ground up there are many important guidelines and principles to remember. However, owning an espresso business is a whole other type of business altogether simply because of the nature of what you’re selling. If you do want to start a business that is mainly selling espresso products […]

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Alternatives to Your Daily Espresso

Espresso is one of those caffeinated coffee beverages that are usually held to a higher standard because everyone loves the drink dearly! Even though not exactly coffee, espresso has some of the same characteristics of a jolted coffee serving. Millions of people all over the world drink espresso at some point throughout their life and […]

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Coffee Maker Style Guide

According to some statistics, 52 percent of Americans are coffee drinkers. (Seems like more.) This translates to more than 100 million people who drink coffee daily. Americans are a diverse population and far from unanimously agreeing on what makes a good cup of coffee. Fortunately, there are several different styles of coffee makers available today. […]

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Making a Chilled Espresso Beverage

The first thing that anyone should know about an espresso beverage is the fact that espresso can be used, re-used, and re-used over again in order to make the perfect beverage for your taste buds! Indeed, espresso is such a delightful coffee drink that there are so many ways to squeeze out a different espresso […]

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Home Brewed Cappuccino in 3 Easy Steps

There’s nothing quite like a freshly made cappuccino to go with breakfast. However, buying one from a commercial coffee shop is not the same as creating an authentic cup at home. You can make authentic Italian-style cappuccino at home in three easy steps. Coffee has come such a long way since the days of instant […]

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Steaming in with espresso machine tips

So what exactly is espresso coffee? An espresso coffee is sold at the café in a small cup and is an extremely strong cup of coffee. Espresso is used in making café latte, cappuccino, and café mocha. Espresso is made in the espresso machine by forcing about two ounces of hot water through tightly packed […]

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Barista Competitions

Barista competitions are held each year in over 30 countries and the winners get a chance to compete for the ultimate title: winner of the World Barista Championship. A barista is a person who prepares coffee drinks in a coffee house as his or her profession and especially strives to create the perfect espresso. The […]

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Three Favorite Forms of Espresso

As we all know, espresso is just one of the coffee beverages that are popular throughout the world! Even though there are plenty of flavors of regular black drip coffee, one of the things that people enjoy about espresso is that there is hardly ever anyone that orders just a plain espresso plain and simple. […]

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The History of Espresso

The History of Espresso If you are an avid coffee drinker then chances are that you probably know all about the varieties, types, flavors, and prices of various coffees that you drink on a regular basis. However, if you’re not that familiar with espresso then you may be in for a surprise. Espresso is quite […]

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