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Bitter has become a dreaded word in the specialty coffee industry. We all “know” that good coffee should be sweet and well-balanced, maybe a …

If you’re an experienced barista, you may sometimes struggle to pull the perfect espresso shot. If you’re a newbie, you’re definitely going to find …

There’s no better feeling than sipping on an amazing specialty coffee in your favorite café – but what if you could enjoy that same …

Milk steaming and latte art are two essential skills for any barista. Neither are easy to master, especially when you first start, but I’ve …

Body: what actually is it? It’s something we coffee-lovers like to talk about a lot, and it’s even included on cupping forms. But do …

“Barista” is more than a word: it’s a profession. Working in a coffee shop can be a career filled with opportunities for progression, meaningful …

Coffee beans are bought and sold as parchment, but do you actually know what it is? What it looks like? And how to recognise …

Filter coffee is great, isn’t it? The calming drip of the brew, the elegance of the pour-over process, and the coffee itself – a …

Rate of rise (RoR): scroll through enough articles on coffee, and you’ll come across this mysterious term, complete with multi-line graphs that are frustratingly …

Looking for a new coffee brewing device? You’ve got a lot to choose from. And every single one will produce a different coffee taste …