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Barista at Home: The Espresso Machine

Barista at Home: The Espresso Machine

It’s the concentrated essence of coffee. A pure expression of the flavors locked in the bean. Coffee with its amplifiers turned up to eleven. We call it espresso. After one sip of a well-made espresso, one might wonder how such intensity of flavor is even possible. Baristas know that extracting the best flavors from good coffees takes finely ground coffee,…

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Barista at Home: Start with Good Coffee

Barista at Home: Start with Good Coffee

To brew good coffee, many things need to go right. Most of those are little things: minor nuances in technique, minute details that make good gear work well. All are details that should be kept in focus without losing sight of the full picture: In order to brew good coffee, one must start with good coffee. Brewing coffee is like…

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Great Coffee Takes Quality Water

Great Coffee Takes Quality Water

At Dilworth Coffee, everyone knows we focus on serving you an outstanding cup of coffee. Sure, that begins with the highest quality beans, but equally important in making great coffee is the quality water that is used to brew it. That’s because hot H2O is the solvent that extracts the flavors and oils out of coffee beans. A cup of…

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