Fellow Stagg EKG Kettle Review

The Fellow Stagg EKG is the most critically acclaimed gooseneck kettle in the specialty coffee world. It’s used in coffee competitions around the globe and is often praised for combining a stylish minimalist design with precision pouring. In this review, I assess whether the EKG lives up to the hype, and whether its additional features justify the …

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Acaia Pearl Coffee Scale Review

Brewing scales are getting smarter by the minute and they come in a variety of shapes and sizes. When looking for a brewing scale, it can be difficult to know which is best for your specific needs. For me personally, I brew mostly espressos and smaller manual brewing methods. Therefore, I don’t need a big …

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The Best Gooseneck Kettle for Pour-Over Coffee

Taking the step into the world of pour-over coffee can really help bring out some more nuanced flavours that speciality coffee can hold, but adjusting to a more delicate style of coffee brewing generally means investing in more precision equipment to deliver consistent results. Pour-over coffee is generally brewed using something like a Hario V60, …

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The Best Coffee Scales for All Brewing Methods

There are many factors that go into brewing a perfect cup of coffee. Finding an ideal ratio between water to coffee grounds is one of those factors. While it’s easy to eyeball the amount of coffee needed, a precise measurement can be the very thing that takes your coffee to the next level. A quality …

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A Barista’s Guide to the Best Milk Jug for Latte Art

Finding the best milk pitcher for latte art can be challenging. The professional barista-style milk pitcher is now found in many different shapes and sizes, all designed with something slightly different in mind, but all aimed at creating either better milk texture or an optimised pouring experience. These two details are the most important factors …

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The Best Coffee Knock Box for Easy Puck Disposal

The need for a coffee knock box only really becomes apparent when you don’t have one. Running back and forth to the kitchen bin to knock out your used coffee grounds is less than an ideal situation. With so many available on the market in Australia, we take a closer look at some of the …

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The Best Coffee Tamper for Perfect Espresso

Every espresso machine purchase comes equipped with all espresso accessories needed to prepare coffee, but the addition of higher quality, precision espresso tools can make the brewing process more effective, consistent and enjoyable. If you’re looking to up your home espresso game, take a look at our list below of the best espresso tampers on …

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The Best Descaler for Maintaining Your Home Coffee Machine

Regular maintenance is essential to keep your coffee machine running properly and consistently produce delicious cups of espresso. Even if your coffee maker has a self-clean function it will need to be descaled now and then too. Descaling solution is available in different forms from a range of brands which can get confusing if you …

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The Best Thermos to Keep Your Coffee Warmer for Longer

A coffee thermos is ideal for people who are always on the go. It will keep your drink hot for hours so you actually have the chance to enjoy it throughout the day. There are many of coffee thermos flasks available but they vary in size, quality and heat retention capabilities. It’s so disappointing to …

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The Best Milk Frother in Australia

A milk frother is perfect for adding that finishing touch to your cup of cappuccino, latte or hot chocolate. Buying a separate milk frother is a cost-effective option that gives you more flexibility and choice compared to buying an espresso machine with a milk frother setting. Milk frothers are known for their ease of use, …

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