Pour Over Iced Coffee (Japanese iced coffee method)

Achieve iced coffee perfection using this simple instant cold-pour-over technique. This Japanese iced coffee is loaded with great flavors, always freshly brewed and will give you a first class iced coffee. The technique is simple, yet genius. It calls for the same coffee grounds to water ratio like when making regular coffee, with one difference: we use half of the water for brewing, and half as ice cubes. Our goal is to make double … [Read more...]

Favorites: Best drip coffee makers (10-12 cup)

I know that finding just the right coffee maker isn’t easy. Far from it, actually. So, I thought it would be helpful to share few of my favorite drip coffee makers. But those good, classic 10 to 12 cup models. All these are pretty simple to use, some make relatively good coffee but are affordable, and some will provide a first class cup which might be just what you need. I hope you find the list useful. Let's take a look... HAMILTON BEACH … [Read more...]

15 fantastic iced coffee recipes | I’m lovin’ it

If you are looking for iced coffee recipes, you are going to love this round up! I found some really amazing recipes and I'm sharing them with you today... Lavender-Honey Iced Latte at Offbeat + Inspired Mocha Coconut and Fresh Mint Iced Coffees from How Sweet It Is S’mores Iced Coffee at A Night Owl Pumpkin Spice Vietnamese Iced Coffee from Food + Words Frozen Thai Iced Coffee from Girl versus Dough Sea Salt Cream Iced Coffee at White … [Read more...]

Keurig Problems and How to Solve Them

Your Keurig won't brew a full cup, it turns on/off by itself or it just seems broken - then then this episode is for you. Today, we’re covering a really important topic: how to solve the most common Keurig problems. It's important to say that Keurig machines are not as durable as coffee maker used to be. My Elite has 5 years! and it's still good. But, some are having issues after just a year or even few months. First, a good care is important. … [Read more...]

Starbucks Verismo Recipes , Simplified

Welcome back! Today I'm doing a post on how to make Starbucks Verismo drinks at home, as requested. Now, with the Verismo brewers, you can use classic recipes but, I will also show you how you can use certain products strategically to get the perfect result - and spend less. Below you'll find a collection of recipes, but in short: for each coffee drink, I'll include classic recipe and a DIY version. Simply use the one that you like … [Read more...]

The 20 Most Popular K-cups (Among our Readers)

The following is a compilation of the most purchased k-cups on Amazon – by our community. Here are the most popular ones from the last quarter. Popular regular k-cups 1. The Original Donut Shop 2. Green Mountain Dark Magic 3. San Francisco Bay k-cups (all varieties) 4. Green Mountain Breakfast Blend 5. Coffee People Jet Fuel 6. Tully's French Roast 7. Newman's Own Special Blend 8. Caribou Coffee Caribou Blend 9. Green Mountain … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

A simple pumpkin spice latte with whipped cream and a pinch of pumpkin pie spice. Let me tell you why I love homemade PS lattes... 1. Sugar. We all know that processed foods are full of sugars and high fructose corn syrup, which is a pretty good reason to start making flavored coffees at home. One small pumpkin spice latte - 8 ounces have 25 grams of sugar. That's equivalent to 1 1/2 tablespoon of sugar in a single cup of coffee! For a … [Read more...]