I get asked for dark roast coffee multiple times a day. The most common reasons for coffee lovers are looking for a “bold” coffee, more caffeine or a “smooth” coffee. Most don’t know the truth about dark roasted coffee. Do you? Let’s break down these 3 most common misconceptions and be better prepared when ordering […]
With corporate advertising, words like cappuccino and latte are thrown around so much it has almost lost its original meaning. So when you go from a big chain to an independent cafe, the drinks will more than likely look and taste completely different. The main reason these drinks taste so different is because larger chains […]
A Demitasse, pronounced [dem-i-tas], literally means “half cup” due to typically being half the size of a full cup.
This is a very popular drink but I still get asked, pretty often, “what is a mocha?” or I’ll hear “add extra mocha”. It’s more than you may think.
Whether you’re a home barista with all the fancy espresso machine equipement or looking to begin a job as a Barista, it’s important to know these important parts of the “bar” ( which is referred to as the main Barista working area). Bar towels– One for wiping down your station only and one for cleaning […]
Iced coffee and iced lattes are very different but it is easy to remember with this simple fact. Iced latte’ have espresso. The iced coffee and cold brew do not. Iced Coffee is double-strength hot brewed coffee over ice, or the ice is added after it’s brewed. All the coffee flavors are extracted from the coffee […]
Most Popular Espresso Drinks with Original Recipes. Note: Different cafés have similar or their own variation based on their culture and country.