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How To Make The Perfect Espresso In 4 Easy Steps

Let me ask you a simple question:

Are you happy with the way your espresso tastes?

You probably answer this question with no, otherwise, I would be a little surprised, why you are reading this post right now, how to make the perfect espresso shot.

Maybe you do have some secret doubts whether some more information could help you boosting the quality of your morning jolt.

This beautiful infographic should be your first source when it comes to making the perfect espresso.

Related: My Top 3 Espresso Machines under $200

How To Make Perfect Espresso – Infographic

How To Make Perfect Espresso – Infographic

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History Of Espresso

If you liked the infographic, then why not sharing it on Pinterest or any other social networks. Thanks for that!

Did you notice the first sentence in the graphic:

The term café-espress has been used since the 1880s. That was before the first espresso machine was even built.

The term means to serve one shot expressly for the one who ordered it. Mostly these were workers in a rush and in need of a quick shot of caffeine.

If you are interested in a very detailed espresso history, you may want to check the Short History Of Espresso (2).


The infographic provides all steps you need to know about how to make the perfect espresso shot and additionally how to clean your espresso machine, no matter what type it is.

Frequent cleaning is very important to not run into any problems like leaking or low pressure.

Enjoy your espresso!

  1. Morning Jolt: The Perfect Espresso Shot Retrieved from
  2. Short History of Espresso Retrieved from

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