Coffee Sock Review: Does It Really Work?

The main question to answer in this review: Does it really work? The short answer: Like a charm. The longer answer is a little more complicated. What Is It? First of all, what is the Coffee Sock? A handmade (in Austin, Texas) reusable filter made from certified organic cotton. They absorb some of the oils of the coffee, making it …

Long Black vs Americano: Which is Best?

The long black and Americano are two similar espresso beverages that are popular in different regions of the world. One tends to taste and smell a little stronger than the other one, but they’re almost the same at the core. There’s really one key difference. What Is a Long Black? If you’ve never heard of this one, you’re not alone. It’s …

The Ninja Coffee Bar Review That You’ll Love

In this Ninja Coffee Bar review, I’m looking at what the Ninja Coffee Bar (and Coffee Bar System) actually does and how the different versions compare to one another. Which is better, for example—a glass or thermal carafe? Do you need a single-serve model or one with a full carafe? Does it do everything you need your coffee maker to …

The Best Electric Coffee Percolators

The best electric coffee percolators (or any percolators, for that matter) can give you a sense of nostalgia. Some argue that using a percolator result in some of the most delicious coffee and that this old-school brewing method is superior to all others. But which electric percolator is best? How do you know what to look for? Choosing Your Percolator …

How to Find the Best Cold Brew Coffee Beans

How to Find the Best Cold Brew Coffee Beans Anywhere

is an innovative brewing method that will let you have the best iced coffee you have ever made at home. The process of cold brewing coffee is pretty simple, but there are certain things you can do to vastly improve the quality of your batch. One of the simplest and most obvious ones is figuring out how to find the …

No Outlet Required: The Best Remote Brewing Coffee Makers

Coffee drinkers rejoice! We live in a time where no camping excursion, road trip, or major power outage can stand between us and our precious brew thanks to remote brewing coffee makers. These machines give us the freedom of bringing our cup of joe wherever we go, so we never miss a cup. Today I will highlight the best coffee …

Coffee Knowledge 101: What is a Macchiato?

Non-coffee drinkers must think we’re nuts. My caffeinated comrades have devised ways to take a simple coffee bean and turn it into what seems like hundreds of different coffee-based drinks, some of which just sound obnoxious: “I’ll take a venti iced skinny hazelnut macchiato, sugar-free syrup, extra shot, light ice, no whip.” Did you see that right in the middle? …

How Does the Ninja Coffee Bar Compare with a Keurig?

Ninja Coffee Bar just sounds cool. You might not have a clue what it is, but its name tells you to expect something amazing. Well, you would be right: How cool is that? The cup even looks like it’s floating in mid-air. I know my love of coffee ranks high near love of spouse and children, but to me, this …

Best BPA-Free Coffee Makers to Buy Today

Coffee is good. BPA, a chemical called Bisphenol A, is not. So, why would you want it in your coffee? If you want a smooth, perfect cup of joe, then read my best BPA-free coffee makers list below! But first, what is BPA and why should I avoid it? BPA is an industrial chemical used in the production of plastics. …