Manual espresso machines are what you are looking for to really hone the basics of your at home, hands-on barista game.
These are the machines for any barista who wishes to control many of the variables
Every self-respecting coffee drinker knows that morning coffee is a gift. Especially to sleep-deprived parents and college students.
The kind of next level coffee that requires a specific temperature and
For serious coffee lovers considering a remodel of their kitchen or who have a suitable cabinet vacancy available, a built-in espresso coffee machine might just be a necessary lifestyle addition.
The Japanese may have mastered the art of pouring tea, but I like to think pulling the perfect cup of espresso belongs to the Italians.
One of the favored espresso making techniques of Italian baristas
What you need to make great lattes are top quality ingredients, a good espresso machine with a steam wand that heats and adds thickness to your milk, and a solid frothing pitcher to heat the milk in.