30 Dec '11, 5am

#coffee How to blend espresso coffee

#coffee How to blend espresso coffee

Dry processed coffees can be responsible for the attractive crema on the cup, among other mechanical factors in the extraction process. Wet-processed Central Americans add positive aromatic qualities. Robustas, or coffea canephora , are used in cheaper blends, and some decent ones, to increase body and produce crema. They also add a particular bite to the cup. The notion that true "continental" espresso blends have Robusta? Nonsense! In fact the coffee samples from small Italian roasters I've had (in green form) appear to be very mild, sweet blends with about 40% Brazil Dry-process, 40% Colombian and 20%+ Centrals, like Guatemalan. For bite, syrupy or winey fruit, and earthiness you can use a DP Ethiopian. Its fun to play with Robusta but I personally don't like it too much beyond experimentation and I personally don't enjoy having more caffeine in my coffee than is necess...

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