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Coffee Grind Size Chart: Which Grind for Different Coffee Makers

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Coffee Grind Size Chart: Which Grind for Different Coffee Makers

The key to great coffee is perfect coffee grounds, and the challenge is choosing the right coffee grind type for your preferred coffee maker. But don’t worry, we’re here to explain all that. With so many fantastic coffee makers on the market, making delicious coffee at home has never been easier, but knowing the type of coffee grind you should be using is crucial to mastering that satisfying taste you crave. Choosing the right grind size will result in the perfect amount of flavour from your fresh coffee grounds, and once you’ve mastered the process, you’ll never look back. In...

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10 Ways to Upcycle Hessian Sacks

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10 Ways to Upcycle Hessian Sacks

If you’re someone who cares about sustainability and finding new ways to repurpose everyday items, you’ve come to the right place. Hessian sacks, burlap sacks, or hessian jute bags, are large woven sacks that are commonly used for packaging products such as rice, potatoes and, of course, coffee. Images of large hessian sacks filled with coffee beans and printed with bold black letters representing their country of origin are synonymous with coffee roasting. This is natural because hessian sacks remain a popular choice for shipping specialty coffee around the world, but what happens to them after they serve this purpose?...

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5 Delicious Coffee Desserts with Recipes

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5 Delicious Coffee Desserts with Recipes

While many kickstart their day with a cup of coffee like clockwork, others prefer to indulge in delicious coffee desserts and some (if you’re anything like us) do all of the above. From coffee walnut cake and coffee ice cream to Italian tiramisu, affogato and coffee panna cotta there are endless ways coffee can be enjoyed as a tasty after dinner treat or dessert. If you adore coffee as much as we do, you will love what we have in store for you. Below we have put together a list of 5 irresistible coffee dessert recipes that you can make...

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Syrups for coffee and How to Use Them

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Syrups for coffee and How to Use Them

Adding different flavours to coffee dates back several centuries, although coffee culture and coffee syrups have certainly evolved since then. During the earlier times pumpkin spice syrups weren’t being added to lattes, however in the 15th century people would often use spices such as cardamon and cinnamon to add an extra layer of flavour to their coffee. These unique culinary traditions remain very popular in different countries around the world, such as Moroccan coffee which is made from blend of spices such as cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves to create beautiful warm spiced coffee. Coffee syrups have increased in popularity as...

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Swiss Water Coffee: History, Process and Benefits

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Swiss Water Coffee: History, Process and Benefits

Coffee is more than just a beverage. Coffee is a moment of relaxation and way of bringing people together. Whether you like to start your day with an aromatic cup of coffee or enjoy a cosy afternoon coffee date catching up with friends, drinking coffee is a ritual that many of us take part in every day. Decaf coffee, or decaffeinated coffee, is an excellent alternative if you’re wanting to limit your daily intake of caffeine due to personal preference, sensitivity to caffeine or pregnancy. While decaf coffee is not completely caffeine free, it contains significantly less caffeine than regular...

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