6 of the Cheapest Ways to Make Coffee

If you’re a coffee fanatic on a budget, finding cheap ways to make coffee can be difficult. Here we rank some options starting with the cheapest.

The Difference Between a Ristretto and Long Shot, or Lungo

A ristretto and a long shot are both espresso, but a ristretto uses less water and a shorter extraction time to create a more concentrated shot than a regular espresso. A long shot uses more water and a longer extraction time to create a less concentrated coffee.

Cuisinart DCC-3200 coffee maker.

The Best Coffee Makers Under $100

Choosing a coffee maker for your kitchen can make your head spin, because there is such a wide variety of brewers available. Here we have 10 of the best for under $100.

A coffee drink topped with two inches of cold foam in a glass next to a French press

How to Make Cold Foam at Home

Microfoam has always been a nice way to top off a cappuccino. Now you can switch to cold foam and get the same smooth, creamy experience atop iced coffee.

Hand holding a mesh sieve containing brown powder

How To Make Coffee Without A Filter

Waking up in anticipation of a coffee and realizing you have no filter is frustrating. But don’t worry, you probably have many alternatives in front of you.