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Coffee Recipe Book – 70+ Coffee and Espresso Drinks to Make at Home

Whenever I get passionate about something, my first instinct is to get a book about it. The same goes for my journey as a barista. When I was starting, I read numerous books about coffee, its history, brewing techniques, and recipes. These fueled my passion even more and directed me to the right path. I’m…
Eureka Specialita Review Featured

Eureka Mignon Specialita 1-Month Review

Nothing beats a perfect brew in the morning, and every great cup begins with a reliable grinder, wouldn’t you agree? If you’re on the search for your next automatic grinder at home, then look no further. In this review of the Eureka Mignon Specialita, I’ll get down into the details from its key features to…
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Coffee Journal and Log Book

I’ve been a coffee enthusiast since even before becoming a barista, and one of my habits that has been most helpful/insightful throughout the years is coffee journaling. It’s a ritual that allows you to appreciate every subtle nuance and note of your daily grind, level up your barista knowledge and palate, and remember even the people…

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Cafe De Olla Recipe

Cafe De Olla Recipe – How to Make This Spiced Mexican Coffee

Mexico is known for its vibrant culture, and when it comes to Mexican coffee, the country also has some rich offerings for the caffeine-loving crowd. Aside from the Kahlua and the Mexican coffee cocktail, the Cafe De Olla or Mexican spiced coffee is also a must-try coffee drink when visiting Mexico. But if you want…

Frappe Recipe Featured

How to Make A Real Frappé – The Authentic Greek Iced Coffee Recipe

Summertime is the best time to discover different iced coffee recipes, and one gem that’s often overlooked is the Greek iced coffee or the Frappé (“beaten” in French). It has a rich, foamy texture unlike the common iced coffee, but it’s also very simple to make. I make mine even when I’m on vacation when…

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11 Common Hario V60 Brewing Mistakes & How to FIX Them

Are you tired of brewing lackluster coffee with your Hario V60, despite following all the “right” steps? Sometimes it clogs, or flows too quickly, or just doesn’t taste all that great? You’re not alone – even experienced baristas can struggle with this popular pour-over method, as the V60 is notoriously finicky and unforgiving. So today,…