Cafiza2 900g Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder

Overview: 

Cafiza2 Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder has a concentrated formula which eliminates residue in group heads, valves, and lines.  Both foam and solubility are balanced for powerful cleaning and optimal rinsing. Cafiza® Espresso Machine Cleaning Powder is integral to the daily backflush regimen and is recommended for use with a wide range of traditional espresso machines.

 

Instructions: Always follow manufacturer's cleaning and disassembly instructions. All mix ratios may be modified if a stronger solution is desired. For comfort and safety use rubber gloves and eye protection.

 

For use on Professional Espresso Machines

 

Backflush (each group head):

  1. Insert blind filter in portafilter and add up to 1/2 teaspoon (3g) of Cafiza® Powder. Insert portafilter into group head
  2. Activate brew cycle for 10 seconds. Stop for 10 seconds. Repeat 5 times
  3. Remove portafilter. Activate brew cycle and rinse portafilter in a stream of water from group head. Stop cycle
  4. Insert portafilter into group head. Activate brew cycle for 10 seconds. Stop for 10 seconds. Repeat 5 times
  5. Make and discard a cup of espresso to ensure no residue remains

 

Soak:

  1. Soak filters and the metal parts of the portafilter for 30 minutes in 1 teaspoon (6g) of Cafiza® Powder per 1L of hot water
  2. Rinse with clean hot water

 

For Use on Coffee Brewers

  1. Empty coffee from equipment. Sprinkle 1/2 teaspoon (3g) of Cafiza® powder per 2L of brewer capacity directly into brew basket
  2. Run a full brew cycle into each vessel and hold for 30 minutes
  3. Empty each vessel and rinse all parts with clean hot water

 

TIP: Wet a cloth with the Cafiza® Powder solution and wipe down spray heads, then wipe clean with a fresh cloth. Caution: Solution may be very hot.