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Recent Examples of espresso from the Web
Variation: Using a food processor or coffee bean or nut grinder, grind coffee or espresso hard candies to a chunky powder and stir them into the icing.
Isaac Howard owns an espresso-machine-maintenance company.
There, water containing different amounts of salt has different densities, just like espresso and denser milk in a latte.
To celebrate the new espresso launch, area stores are offering a FOAMO promotion.
The simple combination of milk and brewed espresso, however, sure can be pricy.
The menu also includes coffee, tea, espresso drinks, a breakfast sandwich and a doughnut sundae.
So an espresso machine manufacturer's reviews might appear on the sites of many of the homeware companies where its machines were sold, from Sur La Table to William Sonoma to Crate & Barrel.
Along with honey and molasses, apparently cocoa and espresso powder are also used in The Cheesecake Factory's bread to give it slight chocolate and coffee undertones.
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Origin and Etymology of espresso
First Known Use: 1945See Words from the same year
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