Frappuccino

What is a Frappe? (Vs Iced Latte Vs Frappuccino)?

There are lots of different kinds of iced coffee drinks with different strengths and weaknesses, but I’ve am frequently asked what is the difference between a Frappe, Iced Latte and a Frappuccino. I wanted to explain it well and in detail, so I did a little research and here’s what I found. A Frappe is simply a iced coffee drink, …

What is Americano Cofffee

What is Americano Coffee? (Vs Long Black and Drip)

One of the questions that was asked the most was at the coffee shop was”What is an Americano coffee?” and then quickly follow with “how is it different from Drip coffee?” or ” what is the difference between an Americano and a Long Black”? Americano coffee is a shot of espresso mixed with hot water, producing a rich cup of …

Coffee Roast Levels

Coffee Roast Levels: How Are They Different?

The terms used by veteran coffee buyers can get very confusing; in particular, coffee roast levels can be listed as light medium or dark What does that even mean? Well, to help you have a leg up on your coffee lingo, I’ll explain coffee roast levels How are Coffee roast levels different? Light roasted coffee has a light brown color, …

Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee

Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee: Why So Expensive?

Almost every coffee aficionado that has traveled to Jamaica has tried or at least wanted to try Jamaica Blue Mountain coffee but cannot understand why it cost so much, whether they buy it by the cup or the bag. I got curious too, so I did some research. Here’s what I found. Why is Jamaica Blue Mountain Cost so expensive? …

What is a Macchiatto Coffee

What is a Macchiato? A Helpful Guide

You walk into a coffee shop with a book—or Kindle—ready to relax, do some reading and order a coffee. While waiting in line, you see written on the menu, the names of all the different espresso based drinks you can order— and you read about something call a Macchiato and you wonder what it is, What is a Macchiato ? …