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How to Maintain your VBM E61 Grouphead

How to Maintain your VBM E61 Grouphead Some dual boiler espresso machines and heat exchange espresso machines feature an E61 grouphead, which defines a modern size and fitting of a portafilter (typically 58mm) to hold your ground coffee. One of the espresso machine brands, Faema, created the original E61 grouphead, but some espresso machine manufacturersRead more ⟶

Caprese salad recipe

Ingredients 1 pint mixed cherry tomatoes, preferably heirloom, halved 7 tablespoons (or more) extra-virgin olive oil, divided Flaky sea salt 2 pounds mixed medium and large tomatoes, preferably heirloom, cut into thin slices and/or wedges 8 ounces buffalo mozzarella or mozzarella, room temperature, torn into pieces Coarsely ground black pepper Small basil leaves and toastedRead more ⟶

Fall in Love 🍂 with These Two Espresso Recipes

Fall in Love 🍂 with These Two Espresso Recipes September 2020 has arrived, so Fall is just around the corner. The weather will start getting chilly, so it is the perfect time to warm up with some of our favorite Fall espresso recipes! Whether you have a traditional espresso machine paired with an espresso grinderRead more ⟶