Category Archives: Tutorials

Hot coffee drinks for winter – to keep you warm and bring you cheer

Hot coffee drinks for winter – to keep you warm and bring you cheer

Hot coffee drinks offer a great way warm up on cold  Fall or Winter days. You can make yourself a single hot coffee beverage, or make a pot to share with family and friends. We’ll be adding more coffee drink recipes to this page as we find them, so be sure to come back again […]

The benefits of drinking coffee

The benefits of drinking coffee

More than half of the world’s over 18 population has tried coffee at least once in their life. Don’t worry if you fall into that category because there are benefits to drinking coffee on a regular basis.

How to set a Coffee Grinder

How to set a Coffee Grinder

Grinding your coffee beans is an important process that needs to be done correctly. If you don’t set up your machine correctly you could find yourself having or serving a terrible cup of coffee. Calibrating your coffee grinder is something that should be done every morning. The good news is that calibrating your grinder is […]

9 Steps to help you clean your Commercial Espresso Machine

Clean your commercial coffee machine

It is very important to keep all your coffee equipment clean in your coffee shop, restaurant or espresso bar. You should do a routine cleaning of your commercial coffee equipment on a daily basis. (Every day after closing) Cleaning your commercial coffee equipment should not take you longer than 10 minutes from start to finish. […]

4 Steps to help you clean your commercial coffee grinder

Cleaning your commercial coffee grinder

It’s a fact that if you do not clean your coffee grinder on a regular basis it will add impurities to the coffee which will leave a stale smell or taste that has developed due to the build-up of oils. Cleaning your commercial coffee grinder on a regular basis will help ensure you to have […]

9 Coffee recipes with an Espresso shot as the base

Know your coffee

Have you ever ordered an espresso coffee and when it arrived at your table it was not what you expected? Here’s a list of 9 coffee recipes with an espresso shot as the base to ensure you never order the wrong beverage again! 

Coffee Jargon Made Easy

Coffee Jargon

Have you ever felt lost in translation as the Barista starts using coffee jargon at your favourite coffee shop? Don’t worry, you are not alone! But those days are over as we have decided to shed some light on the topic and help you understand the language of coffee.

How to make the perfect espresso shot

Perfect Espresso Shot

Many people think that it is timing that makes the perfect espresso shot, but this is not true. The timing rule isn’t all that great. Moreover, it’s more like 25 to 30 seconds that makes the perfect shot and not 20 to 25 seconds like everybody thinks.

The Perfect Homemade Latte

Perfect Homemade Latte

Have you ever felt like you are watching a magician when you see a Barista whip together a perfectly crafted espresso drink? With a little bit of steam, a few fancy arm movements and suddenly whoosh.. A perfect creamy layered latte with just a hint of foam appears ready for you to just sit back […]