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Welcome to Filicori Zecchini's Espresso Coffee Preparation Guide, designed to help you create the perfect espresso right in your home. Follow our step-by-step instructions and expert tips to achieve a velvety crema and rich aroma in every cup.
Filicori Zecchini - Macinatura

Grinding

Fine

Filicori Zecchini - Quantità di caffè

Coffee amount

7,5 - 15 g

Filicori Zecchini - Temperatura dell'acqua

Water temperature

88 °C

Filicori Zecchini - Tempo di estrazione

Extraction time

25 sec

Filicori Zecchini - Quantità in tazza

Suggested cup

25 ml cup

The perfect espresso

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Battere il filtro sul battifondi

1

Tap the filter on the beater to remove spent coffee from the previous extraction.

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Rimuovere con un pennello rigido e asciutto tutti i residui di caffè dal filtro

2

Remove all coffee residue from the filter with a stiff, dry brush.

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Far scorrere per qualche secondo l'acqua nel portafiltro per eliminare precedenti residui di caffè

3

Run water through the filter holder for a few seconds to remove residue from the previous extraction (purge).

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Asciugare il portafiltro, meglio con uno straccetto in microfibra

4

Dry the filter holder with a rag (preferably microfiber).

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Pressare il caffè uniformemente

5

Press the coffee evenly, also making a slight rotation of the pessin. You need to impart a force of about 25kg.

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Verifica che il caffè sia pressato uniformemente e il più orizzontale possibile

6

Check that the coffee is pressed evenly and as horizontally as possible.

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Agganciare il portafiltro alla macchina dell’espresso, con una decisa rotazione verso destra

7

Hook the filter holder onto the espresso machine, with a firm twist to the right. Be careful that it is firmly attached.

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Estrarre il caffè per 25 secondi ca

8

Brew the coffee, for about 25 seconds. The spillage should be smooth and continuous (this is called a rat tail).

Filicori Zecchini - Brew Guide - Un buon espresso

9

Enjoy your coffee, preferably in a Filicori Zecchini cup.

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Selecting the Right Coffee

Discover our different coffee blends suitable for espresso and find the one that suits your taste. Explore the unique flavor profiles of our blends, from sweetness to round body, and select the one that meets your personal preferences.

Coffee Grinding and Dosage

Learn the importance of fresh grind and how to properly store coffee to maintain its freshness and aroma. We will give you tips on which grind to use for espresso and how to store coffee properly.

Tamping Techniques

Follow our detailed instructions for the proper use of the espresso machine, from turning it on and heating it up to properly dosing the coffee and pressing the brew. Discover the secrets to achieving perfect extraction and velvety crema.

Pulling the Perfect Shot

Learn how to properly taste espresso coffee, appreciating the aroma, taste and texture. We'll give you tips on how to evaluate the balance between sweetness, acidity, and bitterness, and how to recognize the unique flavors of our coffee blends.

Enjoying Your Espresso

If you wish to go further and become a true home bartender, we will offer advanced tips and techniques, such as latte art to decorate your drinks with delicious creations.

Discover the secret to authentic espresso coffee with our complete guide to espresso brewing. From tips on choosing the perfect coffee to grinding, extracting, and tasting, we'll provide you with all the information you need to create an extraordinary cup of coffee at home. Elevate your coffee ritual with Filicori Zecchini's tips and techniques.