Espresso machine, coffee, cup

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Size really does matter, when it comes to a great cup of coffee.  And if you’re looking for more muscle in your mug, smaller is surely better.  It really is incredible how much power can be packed into a teensy cup of espresso.

There are all types of coffee, made in all types of machines.  Hand brew machines, drip machines,  and old-fashioned presses remain popular options.  Pod machines are the newest appliances taking up space in Read more . . .

Starbucks in thermo container

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The Barista espresso machines provided by Starbucks are very easy to use. They have a colored power indicator that’s simple to read and an excellent easy-to-press buttons. You can tell the machine is “on” because the sign button will be lit. These plain features are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the top-notch characteristics of Barista espresso machines.

The portafilter on Barista espresso machines functions wonderfully, too. It is a pressurized type of portafilter, so you get a 23 to 25 second brew time for a double shot, compared to an insufficient 10 to 11 second brew time on Read more . . .

New grayish blue espresso machine

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You need to know what features are most essential on a machine when looking for which espresso machines would best suit your requirements. There are many espresso machines out there, with many manufacturers producing a range of makes and models. Upscale coffee houses use their wealth of knowledge and what their business partners say to discover which espresso machines are the best. Even they though, need some help when new makes and models are launched to the market. What should a customer do? Go on reading to find out. Read more . . .

Brown and yellow ceramic mug

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When you love coffee,  why settle for a dull coffee cup when you can have it from your very own personal mug?

Coffee mugs have evolved to adjust to the different preferences of coffee drinkers. The common dainty coffee cups are nice, especially when you have company visiting.  In fact, coffee cups are the preferred serving vessels in what is normally called the polite society. It isn’t simply the coffee mug. The coffee mug can be used in a social setting that needs less formality where you can enjoy your coffee in greater quantities. Read more . . .

Black coffee roaster with coffee beans

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No matter what the brand of the coffee that you purchase and no matter how amazing the advertisement is,  if you do not own a coffee roaster and grind the beans yourself,  you are missing out on enjoyment and paying a high price for it.

Before the age of advertisements,  before the age  of mass communication,    coffee roasters were all within the family,  and they were the ones who roasted their coffee and enjoyed them wholeheartedly. Read more . . .