How To Make Cuban Coffee. Since moving to Miami I have fallen in love with the stuff and I am trying to spread the joy of this wonderful coffe. In rural areas however native Cuban coffee is made in a kind of cloth funnel called empinado or colador strainer.
1 Fill the bottom of the espresso maker with water just to the valve. Add the first few drops of espresso from the espresso maker into the cup of sugar. To make this Cuban coffee recipe you need to follow these steps below.
Level the portafilter with your finger or a spoon.
Reserve a little extra coffee concentrate in a small dish to use if needed. Fill your espresso maker with water and ground espresso according to the manufacturers directions. The simple yet ingenious stainless steel pots that are sometimes glazed in colorful enamel brew the coffee by pushing water up through the coffee grounds with the aid of steam pressure. Prepare the espresso cups and put it under the espresso machine.