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Recent Examples of espresso from the Web
Meet the locals after mass at Caffe Prego for an espresso, or at the bar of Caffe Cordina.
According to Target's website, the seasonal espresso drink is currently only available in stores.
Or fashion an Italian Caffè Corretto, which is a shot of espresso with a little something strong: grappa, brandy, sambuca, or Fernet.
If higher revenues from lower taxes is like drinking a double espresso, hiring people and companies to build real things is the protein shake America needs to build economic muscle.
The following model numbers were printed on the product's packaging and are included in the recall: 249-05-0103 (black), 249-05-0106 (espresso) and 249-05-0109 (maple).
Some Starbucks enthusiasts have created their own price-be-damned drink by ordering extra shots of espresso and bringing their own oversize vessel.
Beverages include smoothies, coffees, mochas, lattes and espresso.
The shop will offer about a dozen different doughnuts daily, as well as apple fritters, cinnamon buns and breakfast sandwiches, plus coffee and espresso.
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Origin and Etymology of espresso
First Known Use: 1945See Words from the same year
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