Guide to Making a Ristretto, Espresso Style Coffee

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Most people outside of Italy view espresso as something to be tolerated rather than enjoyed. The typical espresso served in mainstream cafes – or prepared at home in consumer-grade coffee makers – resembles a small, poorly brewed coffee more than it does an actual espresso. When brewed correctly, espresso is a thick, …

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Capsule Coffee Pod Brewing; A Complete History & Guide

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Capsule coffee is one of the newest innovations that makes brewing coffee and espresso without thinking about brewing times and is mainly for convenience. You won’t believe the reason that it came to be, aside from being one of the most widely known modern kitchen gadgets. From Truth to Dare It’s no …

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The Original Coffee Filter Bag Brewing: History & Guide

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Coffee filter bags are very popular with fans of the pour over coffee craze, but they’ve been around a lot longer than you might think. The innovation and design for single-use coffee filter bags are a mishmash of innovations that are actually a collaborative effort. When did coffee bags first appear? Many …

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