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Recent Examples of espresso from the Web
Sales of coffee and espresso at Dunkin’ Donuts stores climbed, while frozen beverage sales fell.
Halcyon, which seats 100-120 people at indoor and outdoor tables and a coffee bar and lounge, serves brunch, sandwiches, salads, pastry items, smoothies, gourmet coffee drinks and espresso cocktails.
Here’s where to go in your neighborhood for the best shots, both of the espresso and iPhone variety.
The specialty beverages include their three new espresso drinks: a caramel macchiato, a cappuccino, and an Americano.
Tears mix poorly with a slice of espresso brulee cheesecake.
Coffee provides a brain boost—both immediate and long-term There’s no question that a shot of espresso or a mug of dark roast coffee can reduce fatigue and elevate mood in the short-term.
Coffee: House coffee and espresso are from Espresso Republic.
Its apple-green complement shows up in upholstery set against espresso-colored floors, and the entire composition is unified with a golden flax paint on the living and dining room walls that mellows to a buttercream in the hall and kitchen.
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Origin and Etymology of espresso
First Known Use: 1945See Words from the same year
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