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can we drink coffee in the evening?

can we drink coffee in the evening? For a large majority, coffee is an indispensable part of everyday life. Indeed, well known for its stimulating effects on the brain, coffee likes to accompany us in the morning to give us a little boost with breakfast. But is its effectiveness the same throughout the day? Can

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How to choose your coffee according to your taste?

How to choose your coffee according to your taste? We are all different, and we all have our own individual preferences and taste. Some like sour things while others prefer bitter things, some like fruity tastes and others like floral tastes… and so on!  So here are a few guidelines to help you make your

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11 reasons why your coffee might taste bad

11 reasons why your coffee might taste bad If your coffee does not taste good, it can be because of … 1. Poor cleaning of your coffee machine Deposits in pipes, taps and containers give the coffee a bad taste. Ensure proper and regular cleaning. 2. Improper dosing of coffee Too much or too little of

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Acidity in coffee – The what and the why?

Acidity in coffee – What is it, and why? The acidity in coffee is always a cause for discussion.  Some love it, others like to do without it. However, acid is an essential component of every coffee and is responsible for a taste balance. I met up with a good friend that is a coffee

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20 interesting facts about coffee

20 interesting facts about coffee Sometimes the more often we see and use something, the less we really know it.  Our daily dose of energy in the form of an aromatic cup of coffee is undoubtedly one of these things.  Here are some interesting facts about coffee that you probably haven’t heard: https://youtu.be/hXfqP7rO-Xs interesting facts

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Why try flavored coffee?

Why try flavoured coffee? Many connoisseurs of good coffee love their drink in combination with different flavors – vanilla, chocolate, Irish cream, and other favorite flavors.  The unique aroma and taste of coffee can be achieved not only in an old-fashioned way – by adding syrup to the already prepared drink, but also by flavoring

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The mistakes that separate you from the perfect cup of coffee

The mistakes that separate you from the perfect cup of coffee At least 2/3 of the people drink coffee every day, and about 80% of us prepare our favourite warm aromatic drink at home.  To enjoy first-class coffee at home, you need to know how to do it in the best way. Even if making

A few coffee tips from a barista

A few coffee tips from a barista

A few coffee tips from a barista Waking up in the morning without coffee – Impossible! Coffee wakes us up and lets us get through the day at university or in the office.  But: I am now at the age at which we begin swapping card box wine for a wine bottle (made of glass!)

20 Different Coffee Brewing Methods

20 different coffee brewing methods explained

20 different coffee brewing methods explained IN this article I will briefly go over the many different coffee brew makers and just kind of give you a brief overview. Coffee preparation is more diverse today than ever before. I will go over the 20 most important preparation methods. But be careful: Even the coolest preparation

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“Mouthfeel” in coffee – what is that exactly?

“Mouthfeel” in coffee – what is that exactly? What is this mouthfeel that coffee connoisseurs keep talking about? The “mouthfeel” is the complex, haptic sensory impression of food. With the tongue, rather than the palate, we investigate the nature of the food or liquid. The term “mouthfeel” is a somewhat unfortunate loan translation from the English mouthfeel.

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Is Geisha coffee the best in the world?

Is Geisha coffee the best in the world? Sometimes you hear about a cup of coffee in the news that cost +100USD (Yes, you read it correctly!) and that’s a coffee called Geisha coffee. Actually, it should be called Gesha, but that we will get in later in the article. What makes these coffee beans so special?

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Which coffee machine makes the best coffee?

Which coffee machine makes the best coffee? Buying a coffee machine can seem like a simple task.  When it comes down to it, though, it’s not quite the case.  The possibilities are many, so it isn’t easy to assess which of the many options is the right one. Furthermore, there is also a significant difference