Indian filter coffee

Making Indian coffee

Indian filter coffee, as it is known, is the traditional coffee beverage of India. This beverage is great for relaxing after a long day, and unsurprisingly popular when you taste how smooth the final coffee is.

It is wonderfully simple to make and produces a very nice smooth tasting drink. Continue reading Indian filter coffee


Making Turkish coffee

What is Turkish coffee.

Turkish coffee, sometimes known as Greek coffee, has quite the history. The Turkish coffee brewing method is unlike any other, not only is it a full immersion brewing method, but the coffee grounds stay in the cup you drink from.

There is an old saying that describes Turkish coffee, saying it should be, “black as hell, strong as death, and sweet as love,” meaning that the coffee should not have milk, it should be strong, but with an optional sweetness. Continue reading Making Turkish coffee


Revvivare shot

Revvivare shots get their name from the Italian word Ravvivare meaning to revive. It was popularized in the UK and has quickly gained popularity through Europe and into Australia and New Zealand. It is essentially a double Cortissimo shot with a caffeine hit making it an ideal morning coffee.

Here are the methods and tips on making a good Revvivare shot.

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Lungo Shot

Lungo shots are an alternative to the Americano, which is a shot of espresso topped up with hot water. The Lungo is a long full cup extraction through the ground coffee and can taste quite bitter and contains lots of caffeine.

Without realising it many beginners use their pod machines at home and pull a full cup from one pod creating a Lungo shot.

Here are the methods and tips on making a good Lungo shot
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Types of Coffee

Have you ever entered a cafe with friends, and had no real clue as to what everything on the menu was?

When still walking through the doorway to the mythical land of coffee, almost everyone feels this sort of confusion.

Today’s goal is to make you feel as comfortable as possible when it comes to the various coffee beverages. Continue reading Types of Coffee