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How Long Does It Take For An Espresso Machine To Heat Up?

Espresso Technician

How Long Does It Take For An Espresso Machine To Heat Up?

In heat-exchange and multi boiler espresso machines, it generally takes at least 30 minutes for the machine to be fully warmed up so that the boilers, all piping and tubing, and the group head reach a temperature that would produce consistent and excellent espresso.

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Why Coffee Scales are Important

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Why Coffee Scales are Important

Do coffee scales matter? Simply put, YES! Using a scale improves the flavor of your coffee. When you're able to better evaluate your taste, you can tweak your brew technique, brew time, and coffee-to-water ratio in pursuit of earn more about why scales matter when brewing.

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Mahlkonig E65S GBW Grinder Product Review

E65S GBW Mahlkonig

Mahlkonig E65S GBW Grinder Product Review

The E65S GbW is the next espresso grinding revolution. It is one of the first espresso grinders to feature Grind-by-Weight technology for real-time scale controlled dosing. Additionally, the E65S GbW features Mahlkonig’s pioneering patented Disc Distance Detection that lets you set the degree of fineness based on the actual distance between the burrs.

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Water Specification for Espresso Machines

Water Specifications

Water Specification for Espresso Machines

Voltage Coffee Supply recommends caution when using sodium and hydrogen based ion exchange water softeners. Suggested pressure and flow rate from water mains: 45 to 80 psi (3 or 5 bar) and 8 liter per minute.

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Quick Tip: Dialing in a New La Marzocco Swift Grinder

Espresso Grinders La Marzocco Swift Grinder

Quick Tip: Dialing in a New La Marzocco Swift Grinder

In the video, our friends at La Marzocco share a couple of tips and tricks to make dialing in a brand new Swift grinder a breeze.

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