Do you want to clean your Breville
espresso machine? Then, you have come to the right place. This post is about
the simple-to-follow steps through which you can easily clean your coffee
maker. So, let’s start the discussion.
A Brief Introduction
Do you know the maintenance of the Breville espresso machine can influence your espresso flavor? That’s true! And not only espresso only, but also impacts on your cappuccino as well as other coffee drinks.
Old coffee grounds, minerals from
the used water, or natural oil residues from the coffee can start building up
deposits inside of your espresso machine. As a result, the drinks will become
unpleasant or bitter flavor.
But, this occurrence can be
prevented by cleaning your machine on a daily basis following its each and
every utilization. However, a deep and thorough cleaning is also needed each of
the two to three months.
How to Clean Breville Coffee Machine?
Follow the steps below to perform regular cleaning on your Breville espresso machine:
First, removal of your coffee
machine’s filter holder from it just after the completion of brewing will be
Now, it’s time for emptying the
coffee grounds followed by rinsing the filter plus the filter holder within
warm water. Are coffee grounds present in the respective filter? Then, it’s a
must to make use of a nylon scrub brush for its gentle cleaning.
Next, returning of the empty filter
plus the filter holder to the Breville espresso machine will be the next task.
Now, it’s time for brewing plain water into a cup (10 to 15 seconds). And then,
place the hot water in the cup.
It’s time for pulling the steam
wand’s froth enhancer at once following its utilization. And then, rinse the
same using warm water to make it clean.
Turning its selector control,
present on the front part of the Breville espresso machine, to the specific steam
position for the duration of two to three seconds will be the next work. As a
result, it will be possible to blow the milk out of its wand.
Now, it’s time for turning its
selector control to the “Stand By” mode followed by unplugging your
coffee maker from the respective electrical outlet. Allow your espresso machine
to cool perfectly prior to the continuation.
Cleaning the opening segment on its
steam wand using the pin will be the next task. It should be performed on the
end portion of the respective cleaning tool, which has come with the Breville
Is the tip of its wand very much
dirty? Does it appear blocked? Then, it’s time for twisting the tip of the wand
off by opening the same within the middle part of the specific cleaning tool.
Now, soaking the same in hot water will be the next task. Thus, removal of the
clogs would be possible.
It’s time for the removal of your
coffee machine’s drip tray from the bottom part of the machine. Next, emptying
the same into the sink would be the task.
Now, you need to wash each and
every segment of your drip tray by making use of warm water as well as dish
soap. Rinsing the items followed by drying the same properly will be needed
prior to returning those to the Breville espresso machine.
Wiping down the exterior of your
coffee machine with the help of a damp cloth will be the next task.
How to Perform Deep Cleaning?
Just execute the following steps to perform a deep cleaning of your coffee maker:
Setting your coffee maker to the “Stand
By” mode followed by unplugging the same from the respective electrical
outlet will be the first task.
Now, it’s time for filling your
coffee machine’s water tank with two parts of water and one part of white
vinegar. But, if hard water is going to be used, use one part of water as well
as one part of white vinegar instead. Thus, you can ensure to save your
adorable coffee machine from any kind of mineral deposits inside.
Next, it’s time for keeping a large pot onto its drip pan for catching the mixture of water and vinegar.
Now, plugging in the Breville
espresso machine followed by turning it on would be the result. Have patience
until its orange temperature light gets extinguish. Actually, it signifies that
the water is sufficiently hot for brewing.
Next, it’s time for keeping the steam
wand above its container followed by switching its selector control to “Steam”
would be the next task. However, the remaining part of the mixture would be
flowing out of its steam wand.
At least, you need to fill its
water tank with cold, clean water. And then, just execute the steps three to six
times for properly rinsing the Breville espresso machine.
Now, you are aware of the cleaning
process of your Breville espresso machine. It’s time to implement the steps and
ensure its longevity.