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Where Do Coffee Beans Come From

Coffee beans grow on trees right? Well they are beans right? I always remember when I looked to find out where coffee beans came from and discovered that they were not actually beans at all. The reality is that coffee is really a fruit, and in some cases some coffee beans actually come from poop. Now […]

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Best Vacuum Coffee Maker

Best Vacuum Coffee Maker UK ReviewsThe vacuum coffee maker, also referred to as the siphon or syphon is a coffee making method that uses two pots and then adds water pressure and a vacuum to brew. ​For a long time brewing coffee using the siphon method was something that was really only possible in artisan coffee […]

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How To Buy Coffee Beans Online

How to Buy Coffee Beans Online from the UKIf you are considering buying coffee beans online, then hopefully this guide will at least point you in the right direction. More often than not I use a local coffee store as I can actually see them, smell them and you do get helpful advice as well. […]

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Best Coffee Tampers

Best Coffee Tampers Reviews UK 2017Most people buy a coffee tamper if they have purchased an espresso machine and quite often it can seem like a complicated thing to do. That is because there is just too much conflicting information out there. We hope we can make it a great deal simpler to understand. ​When people […]

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How Are Coffee Beans Graded?

Have you ever wondered how coffee beans are actually graded and does it really matter? As someone who enjoys coffee of all varieties, it is good to know about how coffee beans are graded.  The most important thing to be aware of is that there is no actual universal or indeed Global coffee grading system. […]

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Recycle Your Used Coffee Grinds

There are several ways of recycling your used coffee grounds, from farm use to beauty to pest control and others. The reality is that in most homes throughout the UK, coffee grinds are usually tipped into the recycling, and forgotten about. There are however some really simple and practical things, that they can be used for. […]

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Best Coffee Grind for a French Press

In modern times, there are dozens of different high-tech coffee makers that make a hot drink quickly. While these methods may be convenient, they do not produce the same results as some of the manual brewing options.  One particularly popular manual brewing method is a French Press. A French Press is a handheld coffee maker […]

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