What is the Best Coffee for Tiramisu?

The best coffee for Italian tiramisu is instant espresso. Used by the most popular tiramisu recipes on the Internet and recommended by professional chefs, instant espresso has the strongest aromas and is the fastest, cheapest and freshest type of coffee for tiramisu. The second most popular method is a freshly brewed Italian espresso, due to … Read more

The Most Popular at Starbucks Drinks (long list)

The most popular drinks at Starbucks include Maybe you are just curious about what the other Starbucks goers choose to drink these days, or perhaps you want to add a little adventure to your coffee routine.  No matter your reasoning, everyone can agree that iconic green straw always delivers. Whether a newbie to the Starbucks … Read more

Coffee Alternatives That Taste Like Coffee (some weird ones)

What Are Coffee Alternatives That Taste Like Coffee? For many, a cup of coffee is their go-to beverage when they need a pick me up.  However, others tend to experience agitation, nervousness, headaches, and digestive distress when drinking coffee. Are you tired of experiencing  this but aren’t ready to give up the distinctive coffee taste?  … Read more

Starbucks Non-Coffee Drinks (never knew this)

Starbucks sells more than just caffeinated drinks. They also sell teas, juices, lemonades and milk steamers, flavored cappucinos, steamed apple juice, and hot chocolate, among other food and drinks. This provides patrons of Starbucks with an impressive selection of non-coffee drink alternatives. If you’re wondering, “what are Starbucks non-coffee drinks?” here is the answer. Starbucks’ … Read more

Coffee vs. Latte (surprising differences)

A cup of coffee or a latte can be the perfect way to start your day.  However, while the world loves them both, there is a distinct difference between coffee and a latte. This post will take a closer look at the two, pitting coffee vs. latte and breaking down their differences. Coffee Though there … Read more

Best Coffee for Moka Pot: 8 Great Choices

Love them or hate them, Moka pots deserve a place in the coffee lover’s kitchen. Their reputation for brewing bitter coffee is undeserved if you know what you’re doing. To offset some of the bad press, I compiled this list of the best coffee for your Moka pot. I looked at various factors to narrow … Read more

Is this the Cheapest Way to Make Coffee?

Recently, after using Nespresso capsules for a year and realizing just how much making coffee with this method was costing my wife and I, I started to calculate how much these capsules cost versus other coffee making methods. And doing this calculation caused me to purchase a Jura E8. Basically I learned that we could … Read more

Grind Your Own Coffee (easy)

Grinding your own coffee beans is a lot simpler than roasting your own coffee beans. It only costs $27.50 to get your own high-quality blade grinder. It’s easy to grind your own beans — just don’t go too fine for French Press. If you’re using a paper filter, then the grind size doesn’t matter a … Read more