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Learning about Coffee

Making great coffee at home can be challenging, but extremely rewarding. Use our educational coffee articles to demystify the coffee making process and learn to make a consistent, high-quality cup of coffee at home.

Equipment needed to brew the AeroPress 2019 World Champion brew recipe
Brew Guides

AeroPress 2019 World Champion Brew Recipe

The AeroPress recipe used by Wendelien van Bunnik to win the World AeroPress Championship in 2019

Andrew Pautler
Calibrate Niche Zero grinder
How-To

How to Calibrate the Niche Zero Grinder

An important step with any burr grinder is calibration. Ensuring your grinder is always calibrated helps to make sure the…

Andrew Pautler
Various coffee bags on table
Coffee Article

Tips to Help Decode Flavor Notes for Specialty Coffee

Flavor notes on coffee bags can be incredibly powerful and informative, but also a bit confusing. In this article I share some tips on how you can decode and get more out of the flavor notes on a coffee to have a better understanding of what to expect before you purchase or start brewing.

Andrew Pautler
How-To

How to Roast Coffee at Home

Roasting coffee at home can seem intimidating, but can actually be fun, easy and quite affordable. In a few simple…

Andrew Pautler
Equipment for making pour over coffee at home
Coffee Article

Essential Equipment to Make the Best Pour Over Coffee at Home

Getting a freshly brewed cup of high-quality, specialty coffee at a local café is one of my favorite things to…

Andrew Pautler
Coffee Article

6 Easy Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds After Brewing

Most of us don’t think twice when we throw away our daily coffee grounds after brewing. Next time, instead of…

Andrew Pautler
How-To

Getting Started with Cupping Coffee at Home

Take your at-home coffee experience to the next level with cupping. Follow the easy step-by-step instructions, tips and download our free tasting cheatsheet.

Andrew Pautler
About Coffee

The Best (and Worst) Ways to Store Coffee at Home

Learn the best ways to store coffee at home to keep it as fresh as possible—and discover what storage methods to avoid

Andrew Pautler
Brew Methods

How to Make the Perfect Japanese Iced Coffee

Follow the steps in this guide to make the best cup of iced coffee possible with the Japanese iced coffee method.

Andrew Pautler
Brew Method: AeroPress
How-To

How to Make the Perfect Coffee with the AeroPress (Inverted)

Follow the steps in this guide to make the best cup of coffee possible with the AeroPress using the inverted method.

Andrew Pautler
Brew Method: Chemex
How-To

How to Make the Perfect Coffee with the Chemex

Follow the steps in this guide to make the best cup of pour-over coffee possible with the Chemex.

Andrew Pautler
About Coffee

The Basics of Making Great Coffee

Ready to make a deliciously amazing cup of coffee right at home? Follow these six easy steps to guarantee a great cup of coffee with every brew.

Andrew Pautler