Breville Bambino Plus Review

The home espresso machine market is heating up. Coffee lovers are investing more and more into their home espresso set up and there is a wealth of options to choose from. I invested a lot of time into working out exactly what home machine I wanted to take a chance on and make sure I … Read more

Breville Smart Grinder Pro Hands-On Review

When talking to a coffee enthusiast “the most important piece of equipment is a good grinder”, is an expression you hear a lot. With this in mind, the entry-level espresso coffee grinder market has been put under a microscope by home coffee lovers to find a well-rounded coffee grinder at an accessible price point, that … Read more

Bodum Pour Over Coffee Maker Review

When on the lookout for a new pour-over coffee maker to brew my favourite beans with, I am flooded with new shapes, sizes and styles of pour-over coffee makers that could easily take hours to research what makes them different from one another, when sometimes all I want is a good cup of coffee without … Read more

What is a Piccolo Coffee?

The piccolo latte has won over many a coffee lover in the last couple of decades and has now cemented itself in Australian coffee history. In this post, we delve a little deeper into the mechanics and history of one of the countries trendiest espresso-based drinks. We also take you by the hand to lead … Read more

Breville Infuser vs Barista Express Espresso Machines

Breville has built a reputation for producing high-quality and very popular home espresso machines. These machines have taken the home brewing market by storm thanks to them being equipped with features that meet the modern consumer’s high standards and the fact they offer fantastic machines at almost every price point. Also, Breville coffee machines generally … Read more

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 … Read more

Macap m2m vs Compak k3: Which is the Best Espresso Grinder?

In this article, we are taking a closer look at two high performing flat burr coffee grinders that look pretty well-matched on paper – the Macap m2m and the Compak k3. We’ll be picking apart the smaller details that matter when choosing a grinder that is not only able to produce commercial-level grind accuracy for … Read more

The Best Pour Over Coffee Maker For Getting The Most From Your Beans

Fresh, single-cup pour-over coffee is one of the biggest joys in coffee drinking when done right. Some drip coffee brewers have been with us for decades and are still growing in popularity, while many others have only recently come onto the market.  The following reviews outline what makes certain pieces of brew equipment stand out … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more