Here you can find some tips to obtain a good espresso:
• perform a rinse cycle, selecting the RINSING function (Fig.1) and warm the cups by rinsing them with hot water (using the HOT WATER FUNCTION);
• The new De Longhi espresso glasses, for all coffee lovers, are made with a high quality "double-wall" glass and are comfortable to hold. The double wall allows you to hold the glass without the outside getting hot. Plus it's thermal capability keeps your beverage hot.
• Depending on the model you have, your fully automatic coffee machine may allow you to adjust the temperature of the water within the menu settings.