5 coffee beans we recommend for cold brew April 11, 2021April 11, 2021 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. How to make perfect Chemex coffee every time January 1, 2021April 9, 2021 The Chemex is as simple and elegant a coffee brewer as you will find. It also makes terrific coffee when done right. Here we walk you through our process. How to use a moka pot to make great coffee December 30, 2020December 30, 2020 We take you step-by-step through the process of brewing with a device that’s simpler than it seems. The best home coffee roasters, from entry level to pro December 26, 2020January 3, 2021 Rather than choose just one, we pick a model for the novice, the intermediate roaster, the advanced roaster, and the semi-pro. The 5 best moka pot coffee makers December 25, 2020April 3, 2021 Bialetti isn’t the only name in moka pots, but the Italian icon has three of the top five models on our list. Cowboy coffee will take you back to the frontier November 21, 2020November 25, 2020 Cowboy coffee is a nostalgic comfort drink that touches on American tradition and hearkens back to frontier days. Let’s learn how to make it. 10 of the best bean-to-cup coffee machines October 7, 2020April 3, 2021 They grind. They brew. They froth milk. Is there anything these 10 magnificent bean-to-cup coffee machines can’t do? Find the best beginner espresso machine for your budget September 19, 2020March 17, 2021 Espresso machines for beginners can be had for as little as $100, or close to $1000 if you want to aim high. 11 of the best coffee scenes from movies September 18, 2020 We encourage coffee scenes in movies whenever they can be squeezed into the script. Here, movie podcaster Jordan Bowman rounds up his 11 favorites. How to use a coffee maker the right way September 8, 2020December 22, 2020 If you’re getting into at-home coffee brewing for the first time, or just not getting the kind of cup you want, these steps will help. How to decide between espresso and Nespresso September 4, 2020April 10, 2021 Nespresso is all about quickness and convenience. Espresso machines are more about art and craft. The differences between drip coffee and French press August 28, 2020January 3, 2021 It’s easy to make drip coffee or French press, but much harder to decide which is your favorite. How to make iced coffee out of hot coffee August 25, 2020February 28, 2021 It’s a hot summer day but you still need your caffeine. Here’s how to turn that pot of freshly brewed joe into cool iced coffee. Learn how to drink espresso the Italian way August 14, 2020December 6, 2020 For millions of people, the word espresso signifies little more than an extra boost of caffeine. That’s a shame, as it is one of the purest and most flavorful coffee experiences you can have. Coffee trivia to amaze your friends and delight total strangers August 9, 2020January 30, 2021 Learn 31 fascinating facts about coffee, including the name of Starbucks’ first café and which country drinks the most per capita. Moka pot vs. French press: Which is your next go-to brew? August 5, 2020January 3, 2021 Moka pot and French press are logical next steps when you’re ready to move on from your conventional drip coffee machine. An easy recipe for cold brew coffee in a mason jar August 2, 2020April 11, 2021 Don’t think cold brew coffee is complicated just because you’ve never tried it before. All you need is a mason jar and time. The Mastrena espresso machine is a coffee lover’s white whale July 29, 2020April 4, 2021 Unfortunately, this white whale hangs out only with the mermaids at Starbucks. How to use a coffee plunger, or French press July 24, 2020January 25, 2021 If you can dial in your brewing method, a coffee plunger produces a silky, flavorful, full-bodied beverage you just can’t get any other way. What is a blonde roast? July 16, 2020 Starbucks has popularized the term “blonde roast” in recent years. It’s a less misleading term for what used to be called “cinnamon roast” coffee.