Espresso is a little boilerplate you can use to create Express apps along with CoffeeScript, Jade.
npm install -g espressoto install espresso as an NPM module
espresso APPNAMEcommand line to create a new application
cd APPNAME && npm installto install the dependencies
coffee app.coffeeand you'r done! just open a browser and type
JS minification is done with UglifyJS
Run Espresso with
coffee app.coffee -p to minify the generated CoffeeScript