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 …

French Press Compared to Aero Press

Coffee Review: French Press Vs AeroPress

In Short, some of the key differences between a French Press and Aeropress are: Design, Brewing Style, Time, Taste and Amount of Coffee Made. With all that being said, I have often been asked, which is better – The French Press or the Aeropress? My standard answer was usually both since they produce different types of coffee. Although it seemed …

Best Coffee Syrup

The Best Syrup For Coffee – A Complete Guide

For many of us, coffee tastes perfect in its original state. But there are times when all of us want to add a dash of flavor or in this case, syrup to our coffee. Widely used in bistros and cafes, coffee syrups are a kind of flavoring that are designed to “pep up” or enhance your coffee experience. These syrups …

Adding Salt to Coffee

Adding Salt To Coffee: What Does It Do?

How do you like your coffee? Black and straight, with just a touch of sugar, or with plenty of sugar and cream? For most people, their answer would be one of the three, but not everyone drinks their coffee the same way. You’ve probably heard of people putting butter in their coffee, and you’re probably familiar with bulletproof coffee, but …