Keurig Elite : I’m Lovin’ It

Pretty much my favorite tool when creating new recipes or testing k-cups for the blog: Keurig Elite. Keurig Elite comes in black, white, blue and rhubarb. The machine has a 48 ounce removable reservoir - that's enough to make 6 standard cups and it's really easy to refill. You can either remove the reservoir or simply lift the lid on top, fill it up and close. The drip tray can also be removed to make extra space for travel … [Read more...]

How to Make a Latte ( with & without espresso machine )

When life gives you lemons...make a latte. I know that lattes sound super complicated, but they are not. In fact, today I'd like to encourage you to have a very relaxed and traditional approach to lattes...Because in the real world, latte is just "coffee with milk". And all you need to make a good latte, is fresh ingredients and a very simple and classic latte recipe. That being said, below you'll find two recipes: first, the traditional … [Read more...]

Dulce de Leche Iced Coffee

Dulce de Leche iced coffee comes together quickly and easily, and is perfect if you love caramel... The recipe is delicious with the homemade dulce de leche. You can prepare it in advance, it makes a full jar and you can store it in the fridge for one month. I always use this dulce de leche recipe. However, the store-bought dulce de leche is almost as good as the homemade version, so you can simply buy one. Also, you don't have to wait … [Read more...]

Americano Coffee Recipe

Take espresso, add some hot water and you have an Americano, a wonderful espresso version of the classic drip coffee. How to make an Americano at home? It's so easy. Americano is literally a shot of espresso + hot water. And, you can put them together in two different ways. I like to keep my recipes super simple & traditional, so I usually pull out a double espresso shot and then I just fill the rest of the mug with hot water. … [Read more...]

Starbucks Verismo Review : Your Verismo Questions Answered!

Hi guys and welcome back! Just like I promised, today's post is going to be about Starbucks Verismo System, including a highly requested FAQ! I have everything organized by category so, I guess we should start off... Design If you want to organize a little coffee station at home, the Starbucks Verismo might be just the right thing to have. The machine allows you to make your own Starbucks espresso, brewed coffee and tea, in your own kitchen … [Read more...]

Keurig Vue Review : Your Vue Questions Answered!

Brewing a fresh cup of coffee is always easy with Keurig. And, in today’s brand new episode, we’re staying on our theme to talk about the Keurig Vue System. Usability As far as the operation and simplicity, the Keurig Vue is very similar to highly popular K-cup system. You just take the Vue pod, insert the pod in the machine, close the handle, press the button and your coffee is ready in less than a minute. But, a really great thing about … [Read more...]

National Coffee Day 2014 : Freebies, Sales and Events

This Monday (September 29), we're celebrating National Coffee Day! And, there's going to be some free coffee, sales & few really cool events. Check out the list below and take a needed coffee break on Monday! Dunkin’ Donuts On September 29, guests can walk into any participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant across the country and receive a free medium cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot Dark Roast Coffee, with a limit of one per guest. … [Read more...]