Making an Americano Coffee

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One of the most-debated drinks on modern coffee menus, the americano is made by diluting straight espresso by adding water to it after brewing. Many coffee lovers think of americanos as a watered-down drink for people who don’t like espresso. The truth is that some espressos taste better when combined with a …

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Types of Coffee – Every Popular Type of Coffee throughout the World

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Coffee has a little something for everyone, from black and bitter to light and sweet. When it comes to making, or ordering a coffee that’s just right for you, it helps to have a basic understanding of various types of coffee. Chances are, even the most passionate coffee lovers won’t taste every …

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Types of Coffee Brewing Methods

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From popular coffee brewing methods to the most obscure — we’ll explain each way you can brew — from French Press, to AeroPress, and New Orleans Iced style.  For additional information on each one of these methods, click the link featured in each section to be taken to our complete article on each …

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History of Coffee

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It all started with a cheerful goat! A popular Ethiopian legend says coffee is discovered by a herder named Kaldi, who found his goats full of energy after eating the red fruit of the coffee shrub. Origins Coffee cultivation and trade began on the Arabian Peninsula and by the 16th century, it …

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What Is Nitro Cold Brew Coffee? The Ultimate Guide and 7 Surprising Facts

If you’ve seen nitro cold brew coffee at a cafe and wondered what it is, this article is for you. Or, if you’ve been browsing the aisles of your grocery store and seen cans of “Nitro Cold Brew” on the shelves, this article will explain it all. Maybe you’ve tried nitro cold …

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GSI Outdoors Espresso Maker Review – One of the Best Mini Espresso Makers

When you’re at home, making coffee is usually second nature and part of a daily routine. There are even reports of sleepwalkers going into their kitchen and firing up a cup of Joe. That begs the important question – what’s the best way to make coffee when you’re on the road? If …

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French Press Made Simple! Kona French Press Coffee Maker Review

French Presses are all the rage these days. You’ve probably bought one before, or seen one at a friend’s house. If you haven’t used one, you’re completely missing out! They make delicious coffee because they leave behind essential oils that other coffee makers can’t provide. Our Kona French Press coffee maker review …

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