Are Metal or Paper Aeropress Filters Better? Pro Barista’s Opinion!

Are Metal or Paper Aeropress Filters Better? Pro Barista’s Opinion!

When it comes to making a great cup of coffee with an Aeropress coffee maker, there are a lot of variables to consider. One of the most important choices you’ll make is what type of filter to use. In this article, I’ll compare metal vs. paper Aeropress filters to help you decide which is right…

How is coffee roasted? The complex phases of roasting explained

How is coffee roasted? The complex phases of roasting explained

A raw green coffee bean doesn’t smell or taste anything like what we know as roasted coffee: it smells fresh and grassy. It’s hard to imagine that green beans actually contain around 800 aromatic substances. Sounds like a lot? It is! Wine only has 500 identified aromas, much fewer than coffee. What is coffee roasting,…

Using The Aeropress Go While Traveling – My Experience, What to Pack, & Recipe

Using The Aeropress Go While Traveling – My Experience, What to Pack, & Recipe

If you’re a coffee geek and need your fix of caffeine while traveling, you have a problem: I feel you and have a solution! I recently used the Aeropress Go while hiking in Austria, and it was a great experience. In fact, you can use the Aeropress to make great coffee in pretty much any…

7 Key Differences Between Arabica vs. Robusta Coffee

7 Key Differences Between Arabica vs. Robusta Coffee

There are two main types of beans: Arabica and Robusta. While they may look similar, these beans have different flavor profiles and are used differently. There are several key differences between these two types of coffee, with Arabica often considered higher quality. But is it? Let’s have a look at the differences and similarities between…

Using a Nutribullet to Grind Coffee? Read These Tips First!

Using a Nutribullet to Grind Coffee? Read These Tips First!

Like most people, you probably use your Nutribullet to make smoothies and other healthy drinks. But did you know that with the right blade, you can also use it as a blade grinder to grind coffee beans?  Well, sort of… You can definitely grind coffee in a Nutribullet, but the resulting grinds will be different…

How to use an Aeropress for great coffee – Instructions

How to use an Aeropress for great coffee – Instructions

The Aeropress is very popular in among coffee aficionados who love experimenting with different brewing methods. In this article, I’ll tell you everything you need to know about the Aeropress, from how it works, to the right recipe for an exceptional taste experience. You’ll soon conjure up aromatic coffee in a class of its own…

Third Wave Coffee Trends – Changes vs 1st & 2nd Waves + Move to 4th Wave?

Third Wave Coffee Trends – Changes vs 1st & 2nd Waves + Move to 4th Wave?

If you frequent modern coffee shops, you’ve probably heard the term Third Wave Coffee pop up. Most people haven’t the slightest idea that coffee professionals even differentiate waves in the coffee world, so if you’re looking for some information on the topic, read on. What does Third Wave even mean in the context of coffee?…