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ESPRESSO COFFEE: AN ITALIAN TRADITION

The Italian tradition of Espresso coffee acquires a special touch with the SMEG espresso coffee machine: discover the recipes for a delicious and always new breakfast.

COCOA AND MINT FLAVOURED CREAM ESPRESSO

Ingredients for 4 coffees:

  • 4 measuring spoons of ground coffee
  • 3 low teaspoons of sugar
  • 1 teacup of semi-whipped cream
  • 4 teaspoons of mint syrup
  • unsweetened cocoa powder to taste

METHOD

Insert the two-cup filter for ground coffee into the filter holder. Fill the filter holder with the measuring cup with coffee. Press the coffee using the measuring spoon and dispense the coffees into the cup. Prepare two more coffees and sweeten. Add the mint syrup to the cream. Spread the cream over the coffees. Sprinkle the coffees with cocoa.

MOCACCINO

Ingredients for 4 cups:

  • 4 measuring spoons of ground coffee
  • cocoa to taste
  • 150 ml of fresh whole milk
  • sugar to taste

METHOD

Distribute the cocoa on the bottom of the cups. Insert the two-cup filter for ground coffee into the filter holder. Fill the filter holder with coffee using the measuring spoon. Arrange the cups and dispense the coffee into the cup. Prepare two more coffees and sweeten to taste. Heat the milk, whip it and collect the froth. Mix the coffee with the cocoa, then cover it with the milk froth. Sprinkle with cocoa.

TIRAMISU FOAM COFFEE

 

Ingredients for 4 coffees:

  • 5 scoops of ground coffee
  • sugar to taste
  • 2 ladyfingers
  • 70 g of mascarpone
  • 25 g of powdered sugar
  • 100 g of cream

METHOD

For the tiramisu foam: work the mascarpone with a spatula. Whip the cream with the icing sugar, then gently incorporate it into the mascarpone.

For coffees: Insert the two-cup filter into the filter holder and fill with ground coffee. Press the ground coffee and prepare the coffees in the cups. Proceed until you get 5 coffees. Then sweeten to taste. Enrich 4 coffees with a tuft of tiramisu foam. Cut the ladyfingers into cubes and sprinkle them with the fifth coffee. Decorate the 4 cups with pieces of soaked ladyfingers.

SMEG Espresso coffee machine: the perfect mix of color, design and taste.

The SMEG espresso coffee machine is a concentrate of style and functionality. The most advanced technologies always guarantee optimal results thanks to the Thermoblock heating system, which makes preparation quick and precise.

In addition, the presence of a practical steel wand allows you to prepare a hot and frothy cappuccino in a few seconds, just like at the bar.

In perfect combination with SMEG small appliances, the Espresso coffee machine is available in 7 captivating colors: from pastel shades such as green, blue, pink and cream to bold colors such as red, white and black. The perfect mix of functionality and design.

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