A cup of coffee shared with a friend is happiness tasted and time well spent.”

The Scoop About Coffee

Brewing a delicious and satisfying (a-h-h-h-h!) cup of coffee should be simple, right? Well, sometimes yes and sometimes not so much.

But, never fear, my friend. I've got you covered. Your questions about how to make good coffee at home, or a really strong cup of coffee, even espresso coffee (without the expensive espresso machine!). are all answered quite nicely right here.

Maybe you're a true novice to the java world, and just want to know how to get started drinking coffee so you can be, well, a cool coffee drinker.

Discover the answers to these questions and many more, right here. Prepare your java with confidence!

Here's the latest scoop:

how long is coffee good after brewing

How Long is Coffee Good After Brewing

How Long is Coffee Good After Brewing? Make Sure It's Good to the Last Drop! Coffee - the most awesome way to start the day! With its delicious aroma and taste, it is sure to put a smile even on the sleepiest face. There is just something so pleasing and comforting about it, and millions of us couldn’t be without our morning cup of joe.  Let's explore more about brewing coffee, and specifically, how long is coffee good after brewing? Because as coffee lovers, we want to know how best to enjoy its' wonderful taste and aroma, right to

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baking soda in coffee

3 Reasons Why Baking Soda in Coffee is a Good Idea

3 Reasons Why Baking Soda in Coffee is a Good Idea If you love your morning coffee but it doesn't seem to love you back, it could be the result of the acidity in the java. Sometimes the acid found in coffee can cause an upset in the form of heartburn, acid reflux, or even a stomach ache. Let's see how the simple act of baking soda in coffee can help alleviate these unwanted issues, no matter how small or infrequent. Let's take a closer look at our little alkaline buddy, baking soda, and see how just a pinch

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french press or pour over coffee

French Press or Pour Over Coffee: Which is Right for You?

French Press or Pour Over Coffee: Which Brewing Method is Right for You? French press or pour over coffee...which brewing method is right for you? I'll take a little risk here and state that both methods brew a darn tasty cup of coffee. No doubt about it. One method involves infusion, the other, immersion. If those terms don't mean much to you it's okay, my friend. We'll get to those details shortly. There is a little bit of practice involved, but anyone can learn how to brew with either method. It's probably more accurate to say a bit of

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how long do coffee beans stay fresh

How Long Do Coffee Beans Stay Fresh?

How Long Do Coffee Beans Stay Fresh? Best Tips for Tastier Java and Happier Beans  Where would we be without one of the most wonderful of nature’s gifts – the incredible coffee bean? This amazing little fruit provides us with that much-needed kick-start to our day, especially after a heavy night out or poor sleep, while packing a powerful punch full of the most amazing flavor. Not to mention the fact that it also has one of the most tantalizing smells in the world! But how long do coffee beans stay fresh? How do we know when it’s past

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how to make coffee in a moka pot

How to Make Coffee in a Moka Pot: A Guide for the Beginner

How to Make Coffee in a Moka Pot: A Guide for the Beginner A Moka pot is a curiously fascinating little coffee maker. The distinctive design sets it apart from any other coffee-brewing device, and the process is, well, a bit mysterious to most. When it comes to learning how to make a great cup of coffee in a moka pot, it's certainly more than throwing some pre-ground coffee in a filter and pushing the 'start' button, but definitely a method that can be learned and enjoyed. If I can do it, so can you! If you enjoy getting

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what is white coffee?

What is White Coffee?

What is White Coffee? Get All the Scoop Here! What is white coffee? Well, let's take a closer look at these odd looking little beans and learn more about why they look the way they do, and what their appearance means to a cup of brewed white coffee. If you're a java lover and this is your first foray into the world of white coffee, hang onto your mug because you're in for quite a ride! You'll also see my review of white coffee as a first-time experience. More about that below. If you happen to click on a

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