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Americano Coffee Guide: How to Make an Americano

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 3 min read

Americano coffee is a convenient solution for coffee lovers who want black coffee but find themselves in a coffee shop that only serves espresso drinks. According to legend, this is exactly the situation American GIs found themselves in when they were stationed in Europe in the 1940s.