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What Is Siphon Coffee?

A Siphon Coffee maker — also called a Vacuum Pot or a Vacuum Coffee maker — looks like it comes from a laboratory more than a coffee shop. I mean, just look at the thing. In this article, you’re going to find out what…

January 12, 2023

Why Does My Coffee Taste Watery/Weak?

Watery coffee is the worst. When it tastes thin. Lifeless. Lacking in body and fullness… And the tricky part is there’s not any one fix that works. So what I’m gonna do here is break down exactly why your coffee might taste watery. There’s…

January 11, 2023

Arabica vs Robusta (What’s the difference?)

Ever see “100% Arabica” in a cafe? Or maybe “made with a blend of Arabica and Robusta” on the packaging of some coffee beans? Those two words are important when it comes to coffee. Especially if you want to make the good stuff. In…

January 10, 2023
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Why Does my Coffee Taste Sour?

Coffee tastes sour? That’s tough, man. No one wants their coffee to taste like they bit into the side of a grapefruit. Luckily for you though, it’s one of the easier fixes you can make when you’re brewing coffee. This article will tell you…

January 9, 2023

What Do Different Coffee Roasts Mean?

Every time you buy a bag of coffee beans (good coffee, at least), somewhere on the packaging will tell you what roast it is. Maybe medium or dark roast? That makes up 90% of coffee, I’d say. But you’ve also got a light roast.…

January 9, 2023

What Are Oily Coffee Beans?

Have you ever seen coffee beans that look oily? You know, when they’re a dark, dark brown. Some call them shiny. Or greasy. And it looks kinda weird, because most coffee beans look more pale and dry, don’t they? Well… Oily coffee beans are…

January 7, 2023
comparison of preground and whole bean (grind fresh)

Fresh Ground Coffee Vs Pre-ground

You’ve got a decision to make. A big one. And it happens every time you buy coffee. And we’re talking about the good stuff here, the fresh coffee you buy from a quality roaster. The question you’ll get asked is “do you want us…

January 7, 2023

Immersion vs Percolation (Which one makes better coffee?)

“What’s the difference between immersion vs percolation?” I get that question a lot, usually from folks who have been confused by coffee bros using these words like any 5th grader would understand them. The difference is actually a very important one. If you wanna…

January 6, 2023