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What is the best way to store your coffee?

What is the best way to store your coffee?

Great, you've just invested in your first bag of specialty coffee, made yourself a bangin’ pour over and now you find yourself standing in front of the fridge wondering if you should be putting that open bag of coffee in there.  Let's cover the basics: The taste you will get from coffee will chan...
Coffee Processing

Coffee Processing

Coffee production is described in a number of ways that work to describe the process of fermentation the coffee has undergone and the type of flavours we can expect in the cup. But before talking about processing methods, let's talk about the green bean. Coffee, when grown resembles a cherry and ...
Tamp that! How to tamp your coffee puck

Tamp that! How to tamp your coffee puck

How hard should I tamp my coffee is a question we hear often from home baristas.  To give you more of an idea about how hard to tamp, let's first look at why we tamp our espresso puck. WHY TAMP? We compact (tamp) the coffee in our portafilters so that the water being pushed through the bas...
Top 5 Coffee Hand Grinders 2021 update

Top 5 Coffee Hand Grinders 2021 update

It’s been a hot minute since we looked at our top 5 hand grinders but if anything lockdown taught us is that coffee is life. So here are our Top 5 hand grinders in no specific order.

 

 

Grind Size for all brew methods

Grind Size for all brew methods

Nailing your coffee grind is the key to an amazing cup of coffee. Different brew methods require different sized grind to ensure you are getting enough contact between the brew water and coffee grounds. We are going to run through the most common brew methods people use to make coffee and the corresponding grind size that should be used.
Espresso Martini

Espresso Martini

for when you need a little kick start The humble espresso martini - first invented in 1983 by Dick Bradsell in a Brasserie in Soho this cocktail has lasted the true test of time and is on cocktail menus across the globe. Cocktail legend has it that a young supermodel sided up ...