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Google Doodle celebrates Angelo Moriondo
Scroll | 06/06/2022 05:10 PM | Click to read full article
Google celebrates 171st birth anniversary of the godfather of espresso machines with a stunning doodle. Angelo Moriondo was an Italian inventor usually credited for patenting the earliest known espresso machine, in 1884.
His machine used a combination of steam and boiling water to efficiently brew coffee. Angelo Moriondo came from an entrepreneurial family.