A cappuccino is an Italian coffee drink that is prepared with espresso, hot milk and steamed milk foam. Cream may be used instead of milk and is often topped with cinnamon. It is typically smaller in volume than a caffè latte, with a thicker layer of micro foam.
The Chemex Coffeemaker is a manual, pour-over style glass-container coffeemaker. Designers at the Illinois Institute of Technology said that the Chemex Coffeemaker is one of the best-designed products of modern times, and so is included in the collection of MoMA in New York City.
There are four basic methods of grinding coffee: burr-grinding, chopping, pounding, and roller grinding. If a brewing method is used in which the time of exposure of the ground coffee to the heated water is adjustable, then a short brewing time can be used for finely ground coffee.
It is thicker than coffee brewed by other methods, has a higher concentration of dissolved solids, and has cream on top. Espresso is also the base for other drinks such as a caffè latte, cappuccino, caffè macchiato, caffè mocha, flat white, caffè Americano and other types.
A coffee break is a routine social gathering for a snack, the consumption of a hot beverage such as coffee or tea and short downtime practiced by employees in business and industry, corresponding with the Commonwealth terms elevenses, morning tea, tea break, or even just tea.
Espresso machines may be steam-driven, piston-driven, pump-driven, or air-pump-driven. Machines may be manual or automatic. An espresso machine brews coffee by forcing pressurized water near boiling point through a puck of ground coffee and a filter.