|If you got the float(!) on your espresso and if it's think enough, that's when you realize that your espresso is close to what's supposed to be|
They are right you need to be patient and do everything according to the instructions, step by step or the result will not come out satisfactory. I have tried the machine twice only and the results have not been bad but I need to work harder to become an espresso artist!
(Photo: Cafe Roma Breville espresso maker. The glass cup is mine)