If you go into any coffee shop that sells a blended foamy iced coffee drink you can order either a frappuccino or a frappe and they’ll probably know what you mean.But what actually are the differences?The difference between a frappe and a frappuccino is that a … [Read more...] about Frappe vs Frappuccino – The 8 Differences Explained
I’d not been convinced of the utility of a travel French press, until I bought one!Reviewing the Bodum Travel Press I found it is the fastest way to make good coffee and take it on the go, the seal around the filter stops grounds escaping while you drink and the double … [Read more...] about Bodum Travel French Press Review
Why your french press plunger doesn't go to the bottomIt can be a strange experience as a newbie making coffee in a french press, you press down the plunger but it doesn’t reach the grounds, why is that?Your french press doesn’t go to the bottom because the grounds … [Read more...] about Why Your French Press Plunger Doesn’t Go To The Bottom
Did you know that getting a coffee on your way to work every day could cost $1000 per year?It’s a crazy amount of money for the sake of a daily frappa-cappa-cuppa-coffee. Especially when instead you could get yourself a coffee maker at home and a thermos and you’ll be … [Read more...] about The 3 Cheapest Ways To Make Good Coffee At Home
I first noticed it in my French press, the water goes in and this foamy bubbly layer appears on top, what is that?This is one of the first things I discovered on my coffee journey and one that has always stuck with me.This foam or bubbles are made by trapped carbon … [Read more...] about What Are The Foam Bubbles On Top Of Coffee?
The more you learn about coffee the more you find out that the answer is almost always, it depends.And the same goes for French press coffee, what grind size you choose is dictated by what method you want to use to make your coffee. I know of 3 different brewing methods … [Read more...] about What Is the Best Grind Size For A French Press?
How To Make Milk Foam in A French Press - Homemade CappuccinosThis is something I’ve been experimenting with over the weekend and the perfect next blog in this French Press series. I’ve figured out how to make french press foam and how you can use it to make yourself a … [Read more...] about How To Make Milk Foam in A French Press – Homemade Cappuccinos
French press coffee will always have some sediment in it, it’s just part of making coffee that way.But it can go too far and your coffee can feel like it’s more sediment than liquid so here’s what to do.French press coffee will always let some grounds through, it’s … [Read more...] about French Press Letting Grounds Through? Here’s What To Do
How To Make Tea In A French Press - Brew Perfection Every TimeOf course, I’m a coffee lover, but you know what comes as a close second? Tea.Sometimes you don’t want a cup of coffee and you want to brew yourself a nice fruity batch of loose leaf tea that’s going to set … [Read more...] about How To Make Tea In A French Press – A Great Use For A French Presses
I love a French press coffee, but what I don’t love is the sludgy siltyness you get at the bottom of the cup, which raises the question, can you use a paper filter with a french press and will this give you a cleaner cup? I thought this was the perfect continuation of the French … [Read more...] about Can You Use Paper Filters With A French Press? You Can But Don’t