Chemex Review (Hands Tested, Pictures, How-To Guide…)

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, they say. Although it’s undeniable that there are some things that are just a little more beautiful than others. One of these is the Chemex Pour Over coffee maker. Elegant glass curves, a polished wooden collar…

March 11, 2018

Clever Coffee Dripper Review (Inc. Pictures, Videos, Brew Guide…)

The Clever Coffee Dripper is an excellent coffee making device for beginners. It uses a ‘Pour Over’ body design combined with an immersion brew which is incredibly easy to learn and to master, which combined with its modest price point is why it’s become…

February 28, 2018

How Long Do Coffee Beans Stay Fresh?

See that photo of a brew I made just above? The one with the bubbles coming out through the grounds? Well, if your coffee doesn’t do that when you’re brewing coffee, chances are your coffee is not fresh. And stale coffee ruins your brew…

September 26, 2017

Where To Buy Coffee Online (Freshly Roasted Coffee Delivered…)

Don’t you just love the smell of napalm in the morning? No? Oh yea, right. Me too, of course. Coffee. Coffee! That’s what I was thinking of. Sweet delicious coffee that comes from freshly roasted coffee beans delivered to your door from some of…

September 26, 2017
a starbucks in the wild!

Why Starbucks Is Bad – The 3 Reasons You Need To Stop Going

Have you ever been chatting away with a bunch of friends when someone would say something like, “Yea but Starbucks sucks, anyway.” To which the whole group would nod in agreement. I’ve been there plenty of times… But the thing is, no-one would ever…

September 25, 2017

What Is The Most Important Thing About Brewing Coffee?

Want good coffee? The kind of coffee where you take a sip, pull your head away, look at your drink and go “Damn, that’s good.” The kind of coffee that says ‘notes of blueberry and licorice’ on the bag and it actually tastes of…

September 25, 2017
comparison of preground and whole bean (grind fresh)

Preground Vs Grind Fresh: What Should I Do?

I remembering being near the start of my home coffee brewing journey and there was one thing I couldn’t figure out… did I need to invest in a grinder to grind my coffee fresh or was preground acceptable? I’m a little further on these…

September 23, 2017

Immersion vs Percolation vs Espresso

So you’ve heard about these different ways of making coffee with all their weird names? Immersion, Percolation, Espresso… All ways of making coffee fit into one of these three and I’ll do my best to show you what I can on the subject. Immersion…

September 23, 2017

Where To Buy Fantastic Coffee In Your Hometown

Bored of the stale stuff at your grocery store? That Starbucks in town just ain’t cutting it? What you really want is to find the hippest, hottest coffee shops in your area that are selling bags of delicious freshly roasted coffee. So how do…

September 23, 2017

Learn to brew coffee so good your partner will kiss you.

Get access to our coffee “cheat sheet” with the best tips from SCAA certified brewers.