Saturday, January 19, 2019

Cold-Brewed Black Coffees: Quality in a Can?

As we sweat our way into summer 2018, enjoying coffee chilled on ice is peaking as the latest specialty coffee trend. Espresso, of course, has long appeared in various cold-blended café...

How to Make a Refreshing Lavender Espresso Tonic

To many people, tonic water comes wrapped in medicinal legend. It’s an age-old remedy for all sorts of aches and pains – especially leg cramps. Right?What’s that? It’s just another old...

Explorando El Café Especial de Ecuador

Bienvenido a Ecuador. Aunque este pequeño país no se encuentre en la lista de los países productores de café más famosos del mundo, si vas de las ciudades a las montañas...

Natural-Process Espressos: Fruit and Chocolate Exalted

I recently led a tasting of fine coffees at a consumer event. Only one of these coffees was natural-processed, i.e., had been prepared at the mill by drying the coffee seeds...

How to Make A Coconut Latte

Who doesn’t love coconut? In recent years, coconut has really taken the culinary world by storm. And with good reason...it’s delicious. You can get coconut oil, milk, water, extract, chips, flakes...

How Does Elevation Affect Your Ideal Coffee Brew Temperature?

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The New (and Old) Instant Coffees: Convenience Aspires to Quality

It sounds easy enough. Brew the coffee, take out the water, keep the stuff that’s left, package it, and let the consumer put the water back in later. Coffee … instantly....

How to Make An Espresso Martini (+ A Bonus Secret Variation Recipe)

Have you ever rubbed the sleep from your eyes and thought about getting yet another boring ol cup of coffee to keep yourself going just a little bit longer?Coffee based cocktails...

Conoce Los Diferentes Orígenes de Cacao Fino En Todo El Mundo

Un ecuatoriano suave como la seda. Un malgache rico. Un papú aromático. ¿Cuál es efectivamente la diferencia entre estas tres barras de chocolate? Existen tantos factores que influyen en el sabor de...

The Ultimate List of Amazing Coffee Filter Substitutes

Picture this…You’re craving a good cup of coffee. You go to your coffee-making station and your heart leaps as you realize you still have some of your favorite coffee beans. This...