DIY Iced Caramel Machiatto Recipe with Breville Barista Express

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I’m excited to share my successful attempt at creating an Iced Caramel Machiatto from the comfort of my own home. I’ll guide you through the process using the Breville Barista Express, and it’s as simple as following these seven straightforward steps. 1. Buy the ingredients Coffee: I used Avoca Noir Whole Beans Salted Caramel Sauce: […]

Water Filter Install | Breville Barista Express

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It’s been two months and it’s time to either replace or install your Breville Barista Express water filter for the first time. This guide will outline the simple and affordable steps for successful installation. 1. Buy the Water Filters I opted for these cost-effective water filters from Amazon instead of the pricier filters from the […]

How to cook brown rice in the instant pot

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The best way to cook brown rice in the instant pot requires a 1:1.5 ratio of rice to water with a fifteen minute cook time and a ten minute quick release. Let’s go over the steps to cook perfect brown rice in the instant pot. 1. Soak Rice overnight…or 2 hours and rinse The first […]

How to steam fresh broccoli in the instant pot

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Are you tired of mushy steamed broccoli? Do you find yourself not getting the broccoli steamed right? Not anymore! Today I will show you how to steam FRESH broccoli in the instant pot the right way. 1. Have the right tools for the job. You need a steamer basket and of course an instant pot […]

How to clean your Breville Barista Express

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If the light indicator above “CLEAN/DESCALE” on your Breville Barista Express has turned on and you’re unsure of how to clean it, look no further. This step-by-step guide provides an EASY way to clean your machine, whether in Clean or Descale mode. The mode to clean is determined by the light indicator, with flashing lights […]