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Martinez brews Recreational Coffee on a two-group La Marzocco espresso machine and Kyoto-style cold brew tower.
Stop in for chocolate panna cotta or an espresso float.
Over the sound of a noisy espresso machine is the sound of IQOS pitched as a cleaner alternative to traditional cigarettes.
The wide-open, office-less facility built by Novo Construction has the requisite on-site gym and yoga studio, game room and free gourmet cafeteria with a state-of-the-art espresso machine, ensuring employees are always caffeinated and well fed.
Color options consist of black with red or gray contrast stitching, black/saddle brown, black/white, black/bengal red, black/classic red, espresso/magma gray, macchiato beige/magma gray, titian red/macchiato beige, and titanium gray/black.
Argotec, makers of many a fine space food, teamed up with roast masters LavAzza to create the first microgravity espresso machine.
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.
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Origin and Etymology of espresso
First Known Use: 1945See Words from the same year
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