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Re: Nylon Nuts, Split Washers or Adhesive

Originally Posted by funkoval View Post
Low caffeine in espresso comes also from short brewing time.
If your heart is ok and /or you are really sleepy, try a French press
Just don't use boiling water, give it half a minute or more to calm down, then pour it over the coffee (quote roughly ground, 1/3 of a mm), stir it, cover and leave brewing for about 3 - 4 minutes. Then press and enjoy :D

See, told you
Was on a coffee plantation in Costa Rica a couple of months ago and this is exactly how he prepared it but without the press. Hot water as above poured over ground coffee, left to stand for a couple of minutes. The floating grounds etc on top keep the aroma in. Then mix it all and pour through a cotton filter (he said NEVER use paper as it absorbs the fragrant oils). Delicious.

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