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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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“hour class” (2 reviews)
“great fun” (3 reviews)
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Via delle Torri 55, 50142, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had advanced baristar course and i could make real italian cappuccino and great quality espresso. The course and the teachers were really professional.

Thank 달 배
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love coffee and have bought an espresso machine recently. I really enjoyed the course. Cristina was informative, entertaining, and very knowledgeable. Without doubt, the time I spent will help me make better espresso at home. We touched on the latte art. I'll definitely need...More

Thank utpald
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Arrived from Rome for 1day basic course. Very friendly staff with a lot of knowledge. Good atmosphere. Useful presentation and practice. Cool dinner ;) and very very good espresso. Will try to upgrade for week course

Thank VladISrael
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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

1  Thank Breki K
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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

1  Thank Leigh Ann P
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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

1  Thank Simona R
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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

Thank Swapnil D
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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

Thank kookoa
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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

1  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

1  Thank Sue B
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