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Espresso With Espresso Machine Recipe

It is not difficult to make espresso with an espresso machine. All you need are some dark roast coffee beans, clean water, and some tips and equipment for brewing the coffee.
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Prep Time 5 mins
Brewing Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine Italian
Servings 2
Calories 9 kcal


Semi-Automatic Espresso Maker
Burr Grinder
Weighing Scale
Milk Frother (optional)


  • ½ cup Freshly Ground Dark Roast Coffee Beans
  • 1 ½ cups Cold Clean Water
  • ½ cup Milk (optional)


  • In a burr grinder, add 15 grams of coffee beans and grind them to make a fine coffee powder. Also, add water to your espresso machine.
  • Add the powder to a portafilter and use the tamper to tamp the powder in it. Then, adjust and lock the portafilter to the machine and pull your shot.
  • Once you pull the shot, it will take about 30 seconds to brew your coffee. Add some steamed and frothed milk to your espresso and enjoy!



Calories: 9kcal | Carbohydrates: 1.7g | Protein: 0.1g | Fat: 0.2g | Saturated Fat: 0.1g | Sodium: 14mg | Potassium: 115mg
Keyword Espresso, Espresso Machine, Espresso with Espresso Machine
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