One of the secrets of making a perfect cup of coffee is cleaning the espresso machine on a daily basis, right? Well, espresso machine builds up coffee residue in the coffee pot because coffee deposits oils and that can also ruin the taste of your brewed coffee.
You can easily make a very good in taste cup of espresso by using an amazing krups espresso machine but you have to maintain the cleaning on a weekly basis, especially, when you are using the machine every day. And you can get a high-quality espresso machine under $500 easily. Though the Krups espresso machines are designed as it can be cleaned without many efforts.
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How To Clean Krups Espresso Machine (For Daily Cleaning)
Before you start the cleaning process, make sure you have unplugged the espresso machine.
Your intension is to remove the coffee of water stains (if there is any). For that purpose, get your sink ready with warm soapy water and place the carafe & the filter basket in it. On the other hand, if they are dishwasher safe, you can clean them on the top shelf of your dishwasher.
Use a clean, dry towel to wipe off the exterior of the espresso machine. You can also use cool water to remove any stain or dirt, okay. Again, dry the espresso machine using another clean and dry towel or cloth.
Use cool water to rinse the interior of the reservoir. If there is any coffee residue is left yet, you can repeat this procedure two to three times.
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Decalcifying The Krups Espresso Machine
It’s required to clean your krups espresso machine if you notice the noise is increasing while the water begins to boil. So, to play a safe role here in this section, you should decalcify the espresso machine in a month with hard water or once in a year using soft water.
And Krups also suggests to decalcify the machine if it takes more extra time to prepare the espresso and as we already mentioned above, if you hear the increasing noise from the machine while the machine begins to boil the water.
Use warm water to fill the reservoir totally and turn on the machine so that the water can cycle through the system. Well, the combination of hot water and the heat will make easier to remove some of the loose particles inside the espresso machine.
With a half of a quart of water – add a Krups descaling power pack. Along with that, you can use 20 ounces of water and 3 ounces of white wine vinegar for the deeper cleaning purpose.
Now, place the already made solution into the water reservoir and run this liquid solution through twice. Give some time to your machine so that it can be cool and then you run the second procedure.
And now, to make sure that all the traces of the cleaning solution is gone – run two carafes of water through the machine. It’s enough for a perfect cleaning of Krups espresso machine.
Well, now you know how to clean Krups espresso machine on a daily, monthly or yearly basis, right.
Make sure is your machine is clean and always try to notice that if the noise of your machine is increasing while the water starts boils.
Other than, nothing to worry – enjoy your cup of espresso with a great taste.
And please let me know if I missed any tips or you can also share your problems and suggestions with us and we are always open to hearing from you 😊