How to make the perfect cup of coffee at home

There’s no denying the popularity of espresso machines.

A growing number of bars and restaurants across the country now serve espresso shots for customers who may not have the time to walk to the register.

But for those of us who enjoy coffee and the caffeine in it, it can be a bit tricky to find the right coffee machine for our needs.

Here are five tips to help you get the best cup of espresso at home.