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Cappuccino & Espresso Course & Tour

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Address: Via delle Torri 55, 50142, Florence, Italy
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+39 055 732 0049

The espresso and cappuccino are part of the Italian lifestyle. In this...

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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Great place ,nice people

I had a private course in Espresso Roasting ,they were really Helpful because I was there near Christmas time and they arranged the private class with English translator on 28th... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Tehran, Iran
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Tehran, Iran
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a private course in Espresso Roasting ,they were really Helpful because I was there near Christmas time and they arranged the private class with English translator on 28th of Dec. Even the manager of the Academy was there for that day , I wasn't there for tour , just I was there to for the course , but... More 

1 Thank meredini
Istanbul, Turkey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I pretty enjoyed it. The trainers are so helpful and kind. I ask lot of questions and they answered. And the atmosphere of the class is so good. If you just interested in coffee or want to be a professional , I highly recommend

Thank zehra_9013
Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

a very good way to learn about coffee, be a barista, be a roaster and learning how to cupping in a week. Highly Recommended for those that are interested in coffee.

Thank Natt M
Yongin, South Korea
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

열정 넘치는 선생님들 너무 감사했고, 많은 에너지를 얻어갑니다 ! 친절한설명과 자유로운 분위기 모든게 감사 했습니다 ! 연습도 많이진행되고 클래스가 끝난 뒤에도 끊임없는 관심과 가르침 너무 좋았습니다 ! Thanks for all passionful teachers! And I get so much nice energy from who took class with me and teachers. And felt so free and funny in there. So nice. Class was so... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Gabriele and Annalisa were great, they were very welcoming and knowledgeable. We were the only two on the tour/class so it was really nice to be able to interact with them. You can tell they love what they do and wanted to make sure the experience was right for us!

Thank kathrynformica
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

An exceptional insight into the roasting and creation of traditional coffees. With a high level of knowledge,technique and a behind the scenes tour of the toasting process. From cultivating the beans to pouring the coffee this course takes your hand and walks you through the entire process. Simone and Annalisa present the course with passion and penuche, this course is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Course was Excellent and impermissible. Teachers are really professional and enthusiastic, they are also very knowledge. I did enjoy very much, and also satisfied having it....

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Our course was excellent, we had a wonderful teacher who was extremely enthusiastic, and knowledgable about all things related to coffee. We had a great time, and I can't recommend this course enough.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

I am a barista for the past 5 years although I still found this course to be fascinating, many times enlightening, definitely interesting and of course a mast for coffee enthusiasts! I attended the whole 5 day course(Barista basics,Advanced,Roasting,Tasting-Cupping,Brewing) Gabrielle, Helena & Marco are who conducted the course are all very passionate and definitely knowledgeable in their field. I would... More 

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Kimberley, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

The Espresso Academy Coffee Course is brilliant for coffee lovers of all levels, cultural background and age. Explore the entire chain of coffee brewing from bean to cup. There is no shortage of espresso, brilliant teachers or helpful people here. You will definitely get your required caffeine kick here and more! You can choose to spend one day or five,... More 

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