Cold brewing coffee in a French press

5 coffee beans we recommend for cold brew

You could always make cold brew from the same beans you use for your regular coffee, but these brands roasted specifically for cold brew will make a big difference.

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Coffee measurements FAQ

We answer all your questions about coffee measurements, and how to get just the right ratio of coffee to water so you can brew the perfect pot at any volume.

Nespresso CitiZ machine on a very clean countertop

How to clean your Nespresso machine

Regular cleaning and descaling of your Nespresso machine is a must. Not only will this result in a better tasting cup of coffee, it will also lengthen the life of your machine.

Nespresso machine with capsules

How to use your Nespresso machine

You find yourself face-to-face with a Nespresso machine and you’re not sure what to do next. Learn how to use a Nespresso machine, whether it came with the Airbnb or you just bought it yourself.

Patrons outside a caffe in Turin, Italy

Your guide to Italian coffee culture

Italian coffee culture remains mired in tradition, and unflinchingly set in its ways. The ideal that coffee is a staple in Italian life and should remain affordable means little has changed.

Sidewalk tables and chairs outside a Caffe Nero espresso bar in London

Your guide to British coffee culture

British coffee culture is much less hampered by tradition than it is elsewhere in Europe. This has allowed them to ride current trends and more deftly adapt to a changing landscape, placing them at the forefront of the artisanal coffee revolution in Europe.

Red eye coffee being brewed on an espresso machine

A red eye coffee can overcome almost any morning

Red eye coffee is popular among those who need a powerful caffeine fix to keep them wide awake. It’s a simple drink to make, which makes it perfect for the occasion it’s intended for: a foggy-headed morning.

A shiny glass Chemex sitting on a kitchen counter

A guide to cleaning your Chemex

As cool as it looks, the Chemex’s hourglass shape can make it challenging to clean. Here are some tips to keep that glass sparking.