Definition of crema in English:
A brownish foam that forms on the top of freshly made espresso coffee.
- The coffee sprays down creating a deep tan crema during the first half of the brew.
- Simply, cleanly and with no fuss complete with a thick layer of crema atop the espresso.
- The main difference from an espresso is that it doesn't produce a crema.
Italian, literally 'cream'.
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