Cuisinart original

Simply stated an Americano is an espresso with extra hot water. It is a great halfway point
between the assertive flavor of an espresso and a full cup of coffee.


Makes 1 serving


1     lungo espresso capsule or 2
       standard espresso capsules,
       depending on strength preference
²⁄³  to ¾ cup hot water

Nutritional information

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1. Put 1 espresso capsule into the unit.
2. Hold a 6- to 8-ounce cup/mug underneath
the steam wand. Select HOT WATER and
allow water to flow into the cup/mug until it
is about two-thirds full. Press START/STOP
knob to stop water when desired amount
is reached.
3. Place the cup/mug with the hot water
already in it underneath the brew head and
select Double Espresso if using a lungo
capsule. If using 2 capsules, brew 2 single
4. Serve immediately.