espresso


Coffee Shop Menu
One thing I’m often asked by people who’re just in the process of discovering speciality coffee in the UK, as many people are, is about the difference between the various coffee types, for instance Americano vs. filter coffee, Latte vs. cappuccino, flat white vs. Macchiato and so on.  I’ve told the story here before about being stood behind a guy […]

Types of Coffee & the Difference Between Them


If you follow me on twitter, you will probably have seen my morning tweets where I post a picture of my morning flat white, with my latest latte art attempt. I only do this by the way when the attempt was at least slightly passable for latte art, sometimes I make a complete pigs ear of it, in which case […]

INSTANT Freshly Brewed Coffee Via Aeropress!


Coffee Grinder.
So I was in need of a coffee grinder, and I was amazed at what a difficult decision it is to decide which one I should get. I was also amazed by how much money I found I was going to have to invest, just on something with a motor and a couple of chunks of metal to grind coffee beans. It would appear that […]

Coffee Grinder – Which one??



Decadent Decaf. 3
    A few weeks ago I received a tweet [email protected] me if I’d like to try their speciality decaf coffee, and after reading some reviews calling this the best decaf coffee in the UK, obviously I replied yes please, and they very kindly sent me four bags of freshly roasted coffee beans to sample: Ethiopia Sidamo, Signature Espresso Blend, Indonesia […]

Is This The Best decaf coffee in the UK? Decaf ...


Pulling an Espresso Shot.
If you’re wondering what is the difference between espresso and coffee such as drip filter and cafetiere, this short post should help. I’m writing this because I’ve had a few conversations with people who thought that espresso just related to the size of the cup and / or strength of the coffee, and I do seem to recall that I […]

The Difference Between Filter Coffee and Espresso


Broadening Your Horizens With Different Coffees.
Are you predictable in your choice of coffee? If you walk into your favourite coffee shop, does the Barista know what you’re going to order as soon as they see you? I know people like this, and I used to be like this myself until I purposely broadened my horizons by trying a different kind of coffee each time, and […]

Broadening Your Horizons With Different Coffee Drinks.