How Water Affects Your Coffee’s Taste

You can’t make a good cup of coffee (or any coffee at all) without one important ingredient: water. Water is crucial to the brewing process because it helps to extract all of the flavors from the coffee grounds, so using the perfect temperature of water can play a big role on how that final cup will taste.

A Brief History of Coffee

Coffee lovers everywhere can thank the Ethiopians for their favorite warm and flavorful liquid energy booster. Second only to petroleum, coffee is one of the most traded commodities in all of the world, and it has slowly made its way from Ethiopia, to the Middle East, across Europe and Asia, and finally to the United States.

Gear Guide: Best Pour Over Coffee Decanters for Multiple Cups

Pour over coffee is one of our favorite ways to brew. It’s great for making a single cup, or even a few cups to share with your friends. This post is going to focus on the latter, brewing multiple cups of coffee the old fashioned way using a pour over method. There’s a lot of options out there for decanters, but which one is best for you? Let’s get into it.

Travel Coffee Gear Holiday Gift Guide 2017

It’s the holiday season once again and already your family and friends are asking if they should get you a new Bonmac or a Kalita Wave. Okay, maybe not. But with this guide, you’ll have something to show them when they ask what you want this year! So let’s get started. We’ll divide the list into five sections: Pourover Drippers, Hand Grinders/Mills, Electric Kettles, Kettles, and Travel Mugs.