Best Beginner Espresso Machines 2020 – Reviews & Top Picks

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After thinking it over, you’ve decided to take the plunge into becoming a barista in your kitchen. Perhaps you’ve checked your budget, taken note of the frequency of visiting your favorite coffee house, and have decided you need to keep more cash in your bank account. Perhaps you desire to dive into experimentation at home […]

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Best Dark Roast Coffee Brands 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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A great way to think of dark roast coffee is: “Taste the heat, not the sweet.” It’s called that because out of all the roasting techniques, the beans are left in the oven the longest. That makes them turn dark brown to an almost black with an oily sheen. When you drink it, the robust, […]

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Best Organic Coffee Brands 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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In food circles, organic has been something of a buzzword since the 1990s. It was then that the market started to get big for organic foods of all kinds. That includes coffee. While some people will tell you that organic foods are healthier than conventional, there’s not a lot of research to back that up. […]

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Best Ground Coffee of 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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Ground coffee is a versatile item found in most homes, whether you drink it, use it in recipes, or exfoliate your skin. With quick-grab accessibility, it is found in almost any store. There are so many options for ground coffee that choosing one may be challenging if you don’t have a “go-to.” As a coffee […]

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Best Cold Brew Coffee Makers 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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Cold brew coffee is quickly gaining popularity, and it’s easy to see why. It’s simple to make, has less acidity than regularly brewed coffee, and there are many recipes that you can make with it. Cold brewing coffee also brings out a unique flavor from the beans that hot water extraction doesn’t match. For those […]

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Best Budget Espresso Machines 2020 – Cheap Models Reviewed

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Espresso machines used to be high-dollar investments that only either the wealthy or those really serious about coffee would buy. Great coffee has gotten democratized, though, and espresso makers are now something available to just about anyone. Making espresso isn’t hard. It just requires that you inject highly pressurized hot water into very fine grounds […]

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Best Decaf Coffee Brands 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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Real coffee-lovers know that coffee is about more than simply caffeine. Of course, we all may need a boost in the morning. But you may find yourself craving a delicious cup before bed, or maybe you’re just trying to avoid caffeine for health reasons. If you’re looking for the best decaf coffee – and you […]

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Best Coffee Beans for Espresso 2020 – Top Picks & Reviews

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For coffee lovers, choosing a coffee bean is a sacred decision. Much thought is given, and it’s not a simple task. There are several things to consider when choosing a coffee bean, such as aroma, color, oiliness, freshness, value, and packaging. When choosing a good coffee bean for your espresso, crema quality is a big […]

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13 Clever Uses for Old Coffee Beans

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As a coffee lover, you know that you will end up with two things: coffee beans that have gone stale and coffee grounds from brewing coffee. Many of us just throw these out, thinking they are useless or that they take too much time to do anything with. This just adds to the tons of […]

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Best Costa Rican Coffee 2020 – Reviews, Top Picks & Guide

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When you think of delicious coffee, what countries come to mind? Though it provides under 1% of the world’s coffee, there’s a good chance that Costa Rica is on your list, because it’s well-known for its high-quality, uniquely-flavored beans. The country has been producing coffee for export since 1779, and the first beans reached the […]

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