Latte Art in Pictures

latte art

I’m always impressed by the latte art I see on coffee drinks. With my stick figure doodling skills, I know I’d never be able to draw a picture in the foam of a latte, so I just sit around admiring anyone with this skill. Here are a bunch of cool coffee art images we found.     Photo: Chris Blakely As Halloween approaches, we may be seeing more ghoulish faces in our pumpkin spice lattes.   Photo by: [email protected] This

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Starbucks Verismo: The Coffee Giant is Now in the Single Serve Market

Starbucks Verismo

  Starbucks recently announced that they’re entering the single serve market with a coffee maker called the Verismo. The single serve coffee makers will be up for sale on for $199. It seems strange for one of the most popular coffee giants to enter the single serve coffee market. Howard Schultz, the Starbucks chairman, president and CEO said in the official news release: “For more than 41 years, we have been committed to bringing exceptional coffee and espresso

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Tassimo vs Keurig

Tassimo Coffee Maker

Tassimo Vs. Keurig: Top Sellers   Keurig B50 Elite This larger Keurig single serve coffee maker is perfect for a family of four.  Buy |   Tassimo Single Serve Coffee Maker This single-server maker uses T-discs with bar codes to make a perfect cup of coffee each time. Buy | Many people are looking for a single-serve coffeemaker, but there are so many options out there that it can sometimes get overwhelming. Two of the

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The Blender Bottle: Perfect for Drinks and Shakes

blender bottle

Blended drinks are so much fun to make and taste fantastic – that is, as long as the ingredients remain blended. If you’re a coffee drinker who is running around the workplace, you’ll often set your blended drink down on your desk and won’t have time to finish it until awhile later. Sometimes during this period of rest, ingredients with different densities rise up to the top of the drink, or settle themselves at the bottom of a glass.

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe: Make a Pumpkin Spice Latte at Home

Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

Cooler temperatures means that Fall is just around the corner and similar to how coffee ice cream got you through the summer, the quintessential drink to get you prepared for windy weather is a hot pumpkin spice latte. Although we would love this delicious treat every day, we can’t always go out to buy it – partially because it would be too expensive, but also because sometimes we just don’t want to bundle up and go outside in the

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How to Store Coffee Properly

storing coffee

Coffee tastes the best when it’s made from freshly roasted beans, but of course we can’t all go out to get a fresh batch of roasted coffee beans every morning. Here are some tips on how to store your coffee beans and keep their flavor fresh.   Containers for Storing Coffee When you first get your coffee beans, it usually comes in an opaque, vacuum-sealed bag that keeps out air and moisture. To store coffee, get a container with

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What is espresso?

what is espresso

When I was younger, I was so anxious about ordering coffee because I had no idea what words like latte and cappuccino meant. And what is espresso? Instead of ordering a coffee drink that looked too complicated to even think about brewing at home, I would just order a simple cup of black coffee. Even after looking up these coffee drinks online, I couldn’t remember what they were, and I especially had trouble understanding espressos. So What is Espresso?

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Brew at Home with a Farberware Percolator

Farberware Percolator

  If you want to go old school when you’re brewing your coffee, a percolator is where it’s at. Coffee percolators have been replaced over the years by drip coffee makers, espresso machines, and French presses so it’s hard to find one that can brew a good cup of coffee. The Farberware Percolator models offer a series of devices that can brew a strong cup of coffee with a simple design.   But What is a Coffee Percolator?   A

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10 of the Most Beautiful Coffee Makers

beautiful coffee makers

We usually search for a coffee maker that can brew the best coffee, but of course that doesn’t mean we’re limited to displaying coffee makers that look outdated. A gorgeous coffee maker can tie a room together, be a conversation piece, or even serve as a work of art. We’ve scoured the Internet for the 10 most beautiful coffee makers and compiled a list:   The Peel UK Coffee Maker These beautiful coffeemakers seem to be made out of

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The Best Coffee Mugs to Keep Coffee Hot: Our Picks

Coffee travel mug

By the time I make it to the subway during the winter, my coffee is already cold. I can’t think of a worse way to start a commute. After repeating this experience one time too money, I sought out a travel mug that keeps coffee hot for hours. I researched many different options on the way. Here’s our list of the best coffee mugs that keep coffee hot. 1. Contigo Autoseal West Loop- A Solid Pick The Contigo travel mug wins our

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