Everything the pickiest coffee lover in your life will need for the holidays or birthday-brewers, accessories, books and more! Continue reading “Gifts for Coffee Lovers”
Prima Coffee ran a contest for 100 lucky people to “beta” test the DISK fine from Able Brewing to test the market before going into production. Man, was I ecstatic when one arrived in the mail. Here it is, my review of Able Brewing’s new DISK fine for the Aero Press and my how-to- recipe. Continue reading “Review: Able Brewing DISK fine & Recipe”
It’s humid and feels like Summer, although it’s still Spring. That means one thing. Iced coffee time! If I’m not drinking cold brew coffee, Chemex is my favorite way to enjoy iced coffee. Since I received so many requests for my recipe, I decided to go ahead and turn it into a post. Enjoy! Continue reading “Chemex Iced Coffee Recipe”
As a French Press fan, I want to take my brew on the go. So I was very excited when I came across Liquid Planet’s Desk French Press Tumbler and they were kind enough to let me try one out. After a couple of months of testing, here is what I think. Even tea enthusiasts should read this. Continue reading “Review: Liquid Planet Desk French Press Tumbler”
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 in this method.
Cold Brewed coffee is the latest iced coffee trend. It is coffee slow-brewed 12-16 hours in cold water, which creates a coffee concentrate with a lot less acidity. It creates a rich, smooth taste and is easier on the stomach. Add water and ice to taste. (Can also be used for hot coffee and as an espresso substitute).
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Iced Latte’s are 1/3 espresso to 2/3 milk, over a cup ice