NobbyR Senior Member Joined: 10 Jul 2011 Posts: 2,081 Location: Germany Expertise: I love coffee
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Posted Sun Feb 26, 2012, 8:27am Subject: Espresso at the EAU Meeting
Attending the 27th Annual EAU Congress in Paris I was more than happy to find that at the exhibition a lot of booths offered not Nespresso or coffee made with superautomatics but commercial portafilter machines such as San Remo, La Mazocco or La Pavoni operated by baristas who knew their trade and were capable of some fine latte art. I actually had some decent espresso there!
*** "This drink of the Satan is so delicious that it would be a shame to leave it to the infidels." (Pope Clement VIII on coffee, when he was urged to ban the beverage)
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