How many coffees will you get from 1kg of beans?

There are several reasons why you’d want to know how many coffees you can make from a 1kg bag of coffee beans, including: You may want to know how much money you’re spending on each coffee. You might be wondering if 1kg of coffee will stay fresh for long enough for you to work your …

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What grind size should you use for cold brew?

Cold brew is a type of coffee that’s made by steeping coffee grounds in water for at least 12 hours, which results in a less acidic and less bitter taste than regular, hot-brewed coffee. When it comes to brewing cold brew, the grind size is one of the most important factors. Here are some tips …

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How to flush a Breville Barista Pro

Every espresso machine needs specific cleaning procedures to ensure optimal functionality. Cleaning the Breville Barista Pro is not a difficult task, but you should ensure you do it correctly so that your machine is kept in good condition. Below, we step you through the flush process for the Breville Barista Pro so you can get …

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How is decaf coffee made?

So, you’ve decided to kick your caffeine habit. Or maybe you’ve just been curious about how they make decaffeinated coffee. Whatever the reason is, we’re here to answer all your questions about how decaf coffee is made! Some background Coffee has been around for hundreds of years, but it was only in the early 1900s …

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Butter in coffee: Should you try it?

If you haven’t heard of this trend, butter in coffee is exactly what it sounds like: adding butter to your coffee. I know what you’re thinking: “Butter? In coffee? What kind of a madman would ever do such a thing?” Read on to find out. Why do people put butter in coffee? Most people who …

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What is sustainable coffee?

Sustainable coffee has been a major buzzword in the coffee industry for several years now. It began with simple questions such as “can we produce coffee without causing environmental damage?” And “can we produce coffee without exploiting workers?” But what is sustainable coffee really? Does it just mean organic, biodynamic or fair trade coffee? And …

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How to make coffee without a coffee maker

If you don’t have a coffee maker, you can still make coffee! You don’t need any appliances for making coffee. In this article, we’ll describe 5 methods of how to make coffee without a coffee maker. Makeshift coffee filter For this method, you’ll need a piece of fabric to act as your makeshift filter. A …

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How To Descale A Breville Dual Boiler

Even if you clean your coffee machine regularly, the mineral deposits in the water will result in the build-up of limescale on the internal components. This can impact the taste and temperature of your coffee and can also impact its useful life. Below, we cover the basic steps for descaling your Breville Dual Boiler coffee …

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How to clean a coffee grinder (burr or blade)

If you are serious about your coffee, then you should also be diligent about keeping your coffee grinder clean. If you don’t clean your grinder regularly, coffee will build up and can lead to: premature motor failure rancid oils ruining the taste of your freshly roasted beans Who would want that? Below is our step-by-step …

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