An In Depth Coffee Maker Buyer’s Guide

Visiting a café to enjoy a carefully brewed cup of coffee is a great thing and an integral part of many people’s daily routines. Every day, hoards of people stop by coffee shops to either grab their favorite drink for the road or just to study and relax. A balanced cup of coffee can create a great environment that is …

Coffee for $10 a cup, would you buy one? | DailyTelegraph

Would you pay $10 for a cup of coffee? “I have been buying this coffee for five years, it is a rare variety with jasmine and floral characteristics,’ Mr Hammerschmitt said. “It is a quality coffee and the cost is reflected in the whole process, people pay $500 for a bottle of wine. ”Smalltown baristas serve pourover, cold drip and …

The Complexity of Coffee

Wine connoisseurs spend years learning about grape varieties, smelling and tasting wines, and visiting vineyards. Similarly, those who drink fine whiskey or cognac spend their time in distilleries, and are particular about which labels they consume. Yet, when it comes to coffee, an equally complex drink, we often grab whatever is on hand. Anyone who has tasted fine, high-quality coffee …

10 Amazing things about Coffee

10 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Coffee

You know you love the taste of coffee, and how it wakes you up in the morning or provides the perfect finish to a great meal. You know your favorite way to drink it, and you savor the scent, taste, and feeling of a steaming cup. But how much do you really know about coffee? Aside from a caffeine jolt, …

How to Prepare a Great Cup of Coffee

The Basics To prepare a really great cup of coffee, the most important thing is the quality of the ingredients as well as choosing the right way of preparing it. The same coffee beans can be altered to taste differently depending on how you brew them. Some people prefer a strong espresso, while others enjoy classic filter coffee. There’s no …

What is Cup of Excellence ?

Want to know what is Cup of Excellence ?

The Cup of Excellence is the world’s most prestigious award a coffee can get. It is the gold medal of the Olympic Games of coffee, if you will. How the competition works and what is the idea behind it we will clarify in this article. The Cup of Excellence competition gives farmers in coffee producing nations of the world the …

Specialty Coffee - From Cup to Crop

What is Specialty Coffee? – From your Cup back to Crop

Specialty Coffee defined by the SCAA Specialty Coffee can be something of a cloudy term. While the Specialty Coffee Association of America has laid out specific guidelines for what constitutes truly “Specialty” coffee, the proliferation of marketing jargon like “gourmet” and “premium” have left many people confused about what makes a really great cup. To understand the answer, we have to …

What Does a Barista Do?

Barista is a gender-neutral Italian word for a skilled bartender. Classically, European baristi (the Italian plural) are skilled at coffee and alcohol cocktail preparation. As coffee houses have continued to spring up at incredible rates all around the world, the barista acts primarily as an expert in the preparation of espresso and espresso-based drinks. Because of the tiny amounts of …

Coffee of El Salvador

Coffee of El Salvador

Coffee of El Salvador Coffee production has been a central part of El Salvador’s culture and economy since its introduction from the Caribbean in the early 1800’s. Because of El Salvador’s wealth of mountainous and volcanic terrain, as well as great plant and wildlife diversity, the coffee shrub quickly gained a foothold in the shady mountain farmlands, 500 to 1500 …

Health Benefits of Coffee

The Health Benefits of Coffee

Coffee is one of the top 5 most popular beverages in the world. It is imported to very nearly every nation on the planet, and most people groups have assimilated it into their culture in some way. Most coffee drinkers love the flavor and appreciate the stimulating effects of caffeine, but it is possible that some of coffee’s popularity is …