Italian term which means shrunk
. Related to coffee it means that an Espresso
is very very short, just an extra strong shot of coffee.
In Italy you can have all these options for your espresso:
- double the size of a regular espresso
- an espresso with more water, but still in a small cup
- with a dab of frothed milk on top
- a regular espresso with a drop of Grappa
or any other alcoholic beverage.