What is coffee bloom

The Art and Science of the Coffee Bloom

A so-called “coffee bloom” may be your next best coffee indulgence, if it’s not already a part of your coffee routine. If you find your coffee to be a bit lacking lately, or sour, or flat, you may think your equipment needs a vinegar rinse, but actually after that tried and true help, we encourage you to try a coffee …

Coffee Grind Size

The Ultimate Coffee Grind Size Guide

When it comes to coffee, grind size should not be an afterthought. The wrong grind can ruin your coffee, turning even the best beans into a sour, bitter mess. When you brew coffee, you’re extracting more than just caffeine. All of the rich flavors that make your cup stand out need to move from the beans to the water. But …

13 Ways For Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Coffee

The world is becoming more environmentally conscience and people like us, who drink coffee every day are looking for ways, both large and small, to drink their coffee in a more eco friendly manner in order to help the environment. You may or not may be aware that coffee is produced in over 70 countries around the world and is …

The Top 5 Espresso Coffee Shops in Paris

I remember when I lived in Paris there were only a handful, at best, of specialty coffee shops and with just an exception or two you had to go to the outer arrondissements, i.e. not tourist areas, to get to one of these places. I go back to Paris every year since moving back to the USA and so if …

Are Coffee Subscription Services Worth Doing?

Before writing this particular post, I was thinking of doing a review about coffee subscription services and which ones are the best, which ones are not so good etc. But there are so many of those reviews out there now that I am not sure I can add anything more to the that specific subject that would give you any …