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Dear Customer,

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) remains ever-changing, the health and well-being of our customers and employees has always remained a high priority at Saccuzzo Coffee.

In line with state and federal guidance, in an abundance of caution, we are proceeding with closing of our retail store effective immediately and will offer curbside pickup. In order to continue to serve our customer we have changed our hours of operation to 1pm-4pm, Monday through Friday. We will continue to process orders placed on As this situation evolves we will continue

The Espresso Modus Operandi

As you already know, to make an espresso requires a few delicate, yet precise steps.  The correct mode of operation to prepare the perfect espresso can be summed up into what is cleverly called the “4 M’s”, derived from the Italian language.  

The first of the M’s is the miscela or blend.  In our endeavors, we look to designated coffee-origin countries for a distinctive collection of geological factors that ultimately make Grande Italia an extraordinarily flavorful espresso.

The second M is the macinadosatore or espresso dosing grinder. Grinding the espresso beans to the exact fineness allow the correct water pressure to filter through the cup to make the perfect espresso.

The third M is the macchina or espresso machine. The espresso machine is the heart of the process and requires two key elements, water pressure and water temperature. Dark roa