Last week we looked at how to create the perfect coffee shot at home! So now that you’re a whizz at the good old extraction, we move on to how to produce barista-quality and super-creamy milk on your machine at home. It can be tricky but we’re here to help with some insider tips and tricks […]
Baristas make coffee shots look so easy. It can’t be that hard, right? Well, as every good barista will tell you, there is an art to making coffee. We’ve all had those expresso disasters at home where the coffee comes out fast and watery or even worse, drips out the side of the filter holder […]
Single origin or blended coffee, what are you into right now? Coffee purists love the adventure of single origin brews, it’s like the extreme sport of the coffee world, living on the edge! But a lot can also be said of coffee blends that’ll give your a smoother ride, making your taste buds dance. Both are great options […]
Can you feel Spring in the air? As the weather warms up (hip hip hooray) our beverages get a bit lighter, less dense, more refreshing. Year ’round, most of us coffee-lovers tend to stick with the same style of coffee! But what if there was a lighter (and super-tasty) alternative, perfect for those warmer months.?!
We all know the beauty of our daily caffeine hit, especially in the morning, right?! And there are vague facts out there about this amazing substance that we kinda know, or think we know but aren’t 100% sure.
There are several reasons why you might be looking to give up cow’s milk. Whether you’re lactose intolerant, vegan, on a health kick or just want to try something new – the choices can be overwhelming and sometimes a bit hit and miss.
Before I became involved with the coffee industry, having only been an occasional coffee drinker I had always thought that coffee was simply coffee flavoured. It didn’t take me long to realise once I was in the industry that coffee is so much more than ‘coffee flavoured’. In fact, there are a massive amount of […]
What kind of coffee drinker are you? Do you like routine, variety or a little bit of both (if that’s even possible!?!) Regardless of your coffee drinking habits, it’s always fun to try something new. You never know what you’ll discover!
Hold onto your hats, it’s going to be a bit of a rough ride today but it’s always good to be in the know, you know! We all love a great cup of coffee. It’s what gets us up in the morning, it tastes amazing and gives us a lift when we need it. But […]
Don’t you love watching those amazing baristas grind, stamp and froth their way to a flawless cup of coffee in no time at all? While it looks easy enough, home coffee machines work a little differently. But if you get the basic techniques right, you can turn into a barista yourself, making incredible coffee for […]