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.

Cold brew coffee
How-To

How to Make The Best Cold Brew Coffee

Smooth, refreshing and incredibly delicious, cold brew coffee is an excellent way to enjoy your coffee any time of the year. It’s easy to make in batches and use throughout the entire week or next time you have a party.

Andrew Pautler
French Press coffee
Coffee Article

The Ultimate Guide to French Press Coffee

The French Press is clearly one of the most popular pieces of coffee brewing equipment around. But why is that?…

Andrew Pautler
Elements needed for group Chemex pour over brew
Brew Guides

Group Chemex Pour Over Brew Recipe

The perfect brew for sharing using the iconic pour over Chemex brewer.

Andrew Pautler
Elements needed for mini AeroPress recipe
Brew Guides

Inverted AeroPress Mini Brew Recipe

An incredibly simple and fast AeroPress recipe perfect for those last few grams of beans at the bottom of your coffee bag.

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Equipment needed to brew the Hario v60 pulse pour brew recipe
Brew Guides

Hario v60 Pulse Pour Over Brew Recipe

A simple pour over recipe using the Hario v60 brewer. It divides the brew into five even “pulse” pours, which helps maintain the vibrancy and clarity in the coffee even while grinding fairly coarse.

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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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.

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