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Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Automatic espresso coffee makers are more expensive than many other coffee makers. They are prestigious as well as good coffee makers. They're available in semi-automatic, fully-automatic and super automatic machines. The distinction between semi, fully and super automatic lies in the automation process.
Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Coffee makers have come a long way. From yesterday's cowboy pots boiling coffee over the coals to today's sleek gourmet brewers, there's a coffee maker to fit every taste, every lifestyle, every budget and every counter space. So where do you begin finding the coffee maker of your dreams?
Wed, 08 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are many ways to brew coffee: Percolating, Cold Brew, Instant, Hand Drip, French Press, Automatic Drip and Pressure Brewing. Each system creates a different taste. The high-pressure brewing method retrieves a maximum of flavor and aroma. That's also the reason why many fine European restaurants and hotels only serve you freshly pressure-brewed coffee. Most coffee experts consider grinding and brewing under high pressure within a short period of time the ideal process to achieve maximum flavor and aroma without bitterness and over-extraction.
Tue, 10 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Coffee has changed from being a simple everyday thing to becoming a way of life for the many "Baristas" who have popped up all over the western world. Coffee originates from Ethiopia. It didn't come to Europe before the 18th century. At that time it was only for the elite, but that has changed, and today coffee is a part of the lives of most people in the western world.
Fri, 02 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400It's safe to say that most coffee drinkers simply brew their coffee, enjoy their hot (or cold) beverage and rarely even consider using their beans or grounds for anything other than their intended purpose. However, there does exist a growing subset of people who have discovered countless ways to use coffee for purposes other than consumption. In this article we will take a look at some of the more common non-beverage household uses for coffee beans and grounds.
Mon, 29 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Coffee makers are cooking appliances used to brew coffee without having to boil water in a separate container. While there are many different types of coffeemaker using a number of different brewing principles, in the most common devices, coffee grounds are placed in a paper or metal filter inside a funnel, which is set over a glass or ceramic coffee pot. Cold water is poured into a separate chamber, which is then heated up to the boiling point, and directed into the funnel. This is also called automatic drip-brew.
Fri, 26 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400Many coffee drinkers and non-coffee drinkers alike are aware of the negative conceptions that exist about the beverage. Fears of its diuretic properties, its effect on blood pressure and the question of its addictiveness continue to be unfortunate staples of coffee related discussion. However, new evidence is giving light to some very health positive aspects of drinking coffee, particularly some previously unknown insight into how it can ward off and/or reduce the severity of some major diseases. In this article we will take a look at some of the major ailments that coffee has recently been shown to have significant success in defending us against.
Wed, 10 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500People who discovered chocolate covered coffee beans would positively swear that there was nothing more sinfully tasty that this combination. The number of fans for this type of coffee is growing fast and its popularity is a great indicator to its amazing taste and flavor. Do you plan to buy or make chocolate covered coffee beans? Read on to find out what you should do to get the best there is.
Thu, 04 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500The world's second most consumed beverage behind water, coffee is also the world's most traded consumable good. In this article we will take a look at some interesting statistics involving coffee including its consumption rates and some fair trade/organic coffee related statistics.
Thu, 04 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500Coffee is among the world's top consumed goods, with American consumption being so high that they consume 1/3 as much coffee as they do water. With the worldwide popularity of this drink being as high as it is, it can be difficult to keep up with all of the varied ways in which different cultures make their coffee. In this article we will take a look at some of the ways in which coffee is made around the world that the average coffee drinker may not be aware of.
Fri, 26 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500I have discovered an amazing company, who brings together people's ordinary daily habits with life-changing nutrients, energy, and overall total wellness. In addition to this phenominal product, This company uses their ground-shaking opportunity to put income back into the pockets of its distributors globally.
Thu, 25 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Coffee drinkers are a peculiar bunch. Some will only drink coffee from a specific cup, others could care less. A select few coffee consumers go so far as to bring their favorite mug with them when they visit a restaurant or coffee shop. With so many cup and mug options available to the average consumer, it is worth examining the advantages and disadvantages that some of these options present.
Mon, 08 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Coffee is by far one of the most popular drinks around the world - perhaps because it's so versatile. From simple coffees like filter coffee or espresso, to more complex recipes like cappuccino. You can even get organic fair trade coffee. This brewed drink can be as simple or as complicated as you need it to be, as anyone who has placed an order in a coffee shop recently can tell you. Come along as we discuss some tips and hints to making a great coffee.
Mon, 08 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Despite the fact that coffee is the world's second most popular traded good behind oil, there remains some confusion and debate about its effects on our bodies. In this article we will take a look at four of the most popular questions surrounding coffee consumption and try to separate the facts from the fiction.
Wed, 27 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Organic coffee has been steadily growing in popularity over the past few years. People are gravitating towards it for its environmental and health benefits, but those aspects alone do not tell the whole story. In this article we will examine 4 ways to differentiate organic coffee from regular coffee.
Mon, 25 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Organic coffee, like any organic food, is grown without the use of any chemicals or growth hormones. In order to be sold as organic the farm in question must meet the criteria of Organic Certification. For the United States, that requirement states that farms...
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Shade grown coffee refers to coffee that is grown under either a canopy of trees or the shade of other natural objects or plant life. Coffee has historically been grown in this manner, and only recently have advancements in science allowed for coffee to be grown in the sun without being damaged or burned. Today's shade grown coffee is made to be environmentally friendly and fits the criteria for organic coffee as well.
Sat, 16 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500It is really very enthralling to notice that so many varieties of beans and coffees are available all across the world vis-a- vis the different kinds of grapes and wine that satisfy the taste buds of one and all. Furthermore, to provide a specification about the different types of beans and coffees available leads you to a great venture, an experience that gives you immense pleasure.
Wed, 13 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500To a coffee lover freshly ground beans have the greatest attraction. The fragrance itself can make you long for a cup of the brew so earnestly. However, the charm decreases significantly if the beans are pre-ground since the electric grinders are not only too noisy but they heat the coffee beans beyond the ideal limit. No doubt an antique coffee grinder would be the right alternative here.
Wed, 13 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500So you are a coffee lover, and you have all the gadgets and gismos to make that perfect cup. You know all the different coffee types available and your idea of a perfect Sunday morning is to relax with your favorite newspaper and a giant mug of a classic Columbian brew.
Tue, 12 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500If you like iced coffee then I expect as you are probably a serious coffee lover you love the starbucks iced coffee recipe. If you are reading this article then you have tasted and know what iced coffee is and you will certainly have tried a starbucks iced coffee recipe. But iced coffee is not what you are thinking it is. You do not make a cup of hot coffee and wait for it to cool down or chill it in the freezer to make a glass of iced coffee. You could not be more wrong! Yes of course iced coffee is a variety of a hot brewed coffee, but there is a method to make it, a method that is different from the way a hot coffee is brewed and the starbucks iced coffee recipe is just gorgeous.
Tue, 12 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500There is a type of coffee, called Fair Trade coffee, that is produced a little differently than other types of coffee. By "produced differently", we do not mean that the beans used are inferior, or that the coffee produced will be different. The purpose of Fair Trade coffee is to protect coffee workers, and any coffee grower or producer in this organization agrees to make sure that the people who harvest and sort coffee products are treated fairly.
Mon, 11 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500It may just be something you get out of the cappuccino machine in the office to kick-start your day, but there is a lot more to the origins and legends of coffee than you probably imagine. For a simple drink, the number of different beliefs relating to the benefits and origins of coffee are astonishing.
Mon, 11 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500With the popularity of espresso shops and martini bars is it any wonder that the espresso martini has become popular as well? Sometimes called the espressotini, this drink is a perfect blend of caffeine and alcohol. If you're looking for a buzz that picks you up while relaxing you at the same time, then it's time that you asked your barista or your bartender for an espresso martini.
Mon, 11 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500The resurgence of coffee culture all through the United States has resulted into manifold increase in the sizes, tastes, and types of coffee beverages everywhere. With variety of delicious flavors they are accompanied now in the cover of various novel and glamour-emitting names, frappaccino and mocha latte being just two examples of that. Nowadays so many different drinks are available and one of the reasons behind is the flavored coffee syrup, in use in coffee machines. You need not worry at all. Yesterday you had taken raspberry nutmeg latte no doubt and now you are pinched by worries whether you had your diet or did away with that.