Espresso | Theory and technique


Theory and professional barista techniques for espresso extraction and milk steaming.

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Course Schedule

  • An in-depth look at coffee extraction
  • What parameters affect the rate and quality of extraction, and how
  • What water to use for brewing
  • Calibrating equipment
  • The steps to prepare an espresso
  • Tasting espresso and diagnosing brewing flaws
  • Adjusting parameters to improve your coffee
  • Steaming and texturing milk

Please note that classes will be given in the specified language, but in keeping with the bilingual reality of Montréal, we’re happy to translate certain terms and phrases so that everyone can enjoy the experience.

Additional information


Samedi 6 mai @14h30, Wednesday May 10 @6pm (in English), Lundi 15 mai @18h, Saturday May 20 @2:30pm (in English), Mardi 23 mai @18h, Jeudi 1 juin @18h, Samedi 3 juin @14h30, Wednesday June 7 @6pm (in English), Samedi 10 juin @14h30, Samedi 17 juin @14h30, Saturday June 24 @2:30pm (in English), Mercredi 28 juin @18h, Tuesday July 11 @6:00pm (in English), Samedi 15 juillet @14h30, Saturday July 22 @2:30pm (in English), Samedi 29 juillet @14h30, Monday July 31 @6:00pm (in English), Samedi 5 août @14h30, Samedi 12 août @14h30, Saturday August 19 @2:30 pm (in English), Mercredi 30 août @18h, Thursday September 7 @6:00pm (in English), Samedi 9 septembre @14h30, Samedi 16 septembre @14h30, Jeudi 28 septembre @18h, Saturday September 23 @2:30pm (in English)

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    Very Cool!

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    This was a very interesting class, it definitely added to my knowledge of coffee and the making of an espresso. Chris was a great teacher. I will definitely take other classes.

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