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Cappuccino & Espresso Course & Tour

Via delle Torri 55, 50142, Florence, Italy
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The espresso and cappuccino are part of the Italian lifestyle. In this course / tour, we learn about the Italian coffee blends, the differences between Arabica and Robusta and between the washed or natural coffee. During the course we speak also about the best espresso machines, how the coffee must be grounded and tamped for the the best espresso coffee. How to froth the milk for cappuccino, latte macchiato and caffèlatte. Again, we prepare and taste the classic Italian preparations, such as the barley coffee and the caffè shakerato. You will prepare your owns cappuccinos and you will taste the best blends of coffeeThe courses are held in English by teachers with long experience in working in the coffee and trainer and as export manager for Italian coffee companies.The courses are held in the very center of Florence. The school organizes also longer courses, for who wants to work in the world of coffee.
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Wow! I am in loss for words. Marco and Robert are such fountains of knowledge. I went there for the roasting and blending course and was blown away by their professionalism, experience and eagerness to share. Highly recommended for enthusiasts, professionals and “maniacs” (as Robert...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We had a very small, intimate class (just the 3 of us traveling together) with Robert, about coffee. It was the 3 hour class and we learned so much. Thank goodness for his amazing English. My business partner and I are opening a coffeehouse in...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I have joined a 5-day route, I learnt so much. The trainers know everything, they are very patient and caring. They are well prepared for each lesson. The learning experience was inspiring! I plan to take other courses, because I have seen their quality and...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I am about to start my own cafe business and after extensive research, i zeroed in on Espresso Academy to learn the basics of coffee. Their staff was super helpful in recommending places to stay at during my stay in Florence. My teacher Ilyara is...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We took the private basic barista course and it was very informative and interesting The first part was all theoretical, I really enjoyed the latte art practice it was very useful

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

I attended the barista basic and advanced training course last December 8 and 9. The teachers/trainers are all very kind and accomodating (Roberto, Simone, Gabriele). The course is very informative and the best part is, you get plenty of hands-on during the course. I highly...More

Thank MARICRIS-AUSTRIA
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We took the 3 hour Discovery Class and enjoyed every minute. Our awesome instructor,Ilaria, lead us through the history,growing,production,selection, and roasting of coffee beans. She showed us how to make the perfect espresso and cappuccino, and then we practiced doing it ourselves. We tasted a...More

Thank Sue B
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had a great time in the morning course we took with Cristina. She gave us the basics on making a great espresso and let us try our hand at it. Very fun and informative!

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I only joined the 2-day barista course and the brewing course. The trainers are very knowledgeable about coffee. The courses involve theory, which is far more detailed and comprehensive than ordinary coffee classes, and also the practical aspect, as we had lots of chance to...More

Thank Jessie W
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend went along on the discovery course, and it was absolutely amazing! We learnt a lot about coffee, and how it is grown, and then we learnt how to make a perfect espresso and cappuccino! We enjoyed this tour a lot. Thank...More

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GabrieleAprireunbar, Direttore at Cappuccino & Espresso Course & Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Ciao Dear Elisha, thank you very much, I really hope you will enjoy a lot of good espresso with Lachlan! Gabriele

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