While we love our single-serve coffee machines and all the other lovely electrical gadgets out there, there are times when what we want is a simple, straightforward, sturdy machine that is a leader in its field. Since sustainability is increasingly important, it can sometimes be useful to remind ourselves of some of the machines out there that don’t require power. The Rok … [Read more...] about Is The Rok EspressoGC Coffee Maker Right For You? Our No-Nonsense Review
The first thing that springs to mind when you think of Australia is perhaps not a famous coffee brand. Breville is an Australian company started and founded in Sydney in 1932, and in 2016 the brand also manufactures coffee machines for Nespresso. In this review, we’ll take a look at the Breville ESP8XL and see if it’s the machine for you. As always, you should consider a few … [Read more...] about The Breville ESP8XL Review: Have Breville Made The Machine Of Your Dreams?
I don’t know about you, but one of my favorite sounds is coffee beans being freshly ground…I also just love the aroma of newly ground coffee beans, there’s really nothing like it. So, if you’re in the market for a very reasonably priced and durable coffee grinder, you could do worse than look at the KRUPS GX5000. Introducing The KRUPS GX5000 Burr Coffee Grinder The … [Read more...] about A No-Frills Review Of The KRUPS GX5000 Coffee Burr Electric Grinder
There’s no doubt that when it comes to automatic coffee makers, Swiss manufacturer Jura is a serious player. While they’re especially popular in Europe, their market share is pretty substantial in the rest of the world too. They produce substantial, sturdy machines for serious coffee drinkers – and we aren’t the only ones who were pretty impressed with the A9 model, as several … [Read more...] about Jura Impressa A9 Review – A Flash In the Coffee Cup Or A Viable Long-term Option?
We’ve all heard that saying, right, that there are machines now that can do just about everything but make the tea? Well, the Jura Impressa C9 Automatic can even do that – although it’s primarily a coffee machine, or a coffee and espresso center, to be precise. This strong and sturdy machine also dispenses cappuccinos, lattes, milk, oh, yes, and coffee. Overview Of The Jura … [Read more...] about Built To Impress – Our Candid Review Of The Jura Impressa C9 Coffee Machine
Ah, Italy. Beautiful scenery, amazing fashion, stunning buildings, gorgeous food, friendly people - and truly great coffee in so many forms, from the most intimate coffee shops to the grandest. Cappuccino, latte, macchiato, espresso… Trying to recreate those coffees is one of my absolute favorite pastimes. So when I came across the Gaggia Brera I just had to give it a … [Read more...] about The Gaggia Brera Coffee Maker Review – It’s All In The Beans, The Coffee And The Crema
Jura has been making appliances for the home since 1931. Jura originated in Switzerland and have since expanded into Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, the US, the UK, Australia, Spain, Sweden, and South East Asia. So Jura has genuinely become an International name. There are several important factors to consider when you're looking at buying a new Coffee Machine. One of the … [Read more...] about Jura ENA Micro 9 Review: Is This The Machine To Answer Your Coffee Prayers?
If you're passionate about great coffee, then you’ll know the importance of getting a machine that not only produces the results you’re looking for but also compliments your kitchen and the style that you enjoy the best. With this in mind, you want to make sure that your choice of machine reflects your style and what you want. The size of this machine makes it perfect for … [Read more...] about Keurig 2.0 K200 Review – Your Comprehensive Guide To Keurig’s Latest Machine
Since space is always at a premium in our kitchen, mainly due to our love of kitchen technology, acquiring a new gadget is a serious decision. And when it comes to coffee machines, it’s almost a life-or-death situation. Not only does the machine have to have as small a physical footprint as possible, it also has to go with the décor, and, of course, it has to brew great coffee. … [Read more...] about Keurig K250 Coffee Maker Review – Good Things Come In Small Packages
There comes a point in every coffee lover’s life when, however well it’s done its duty, that standard coffee machine just isn’t enough any more. And until we reach the stage where we can ask Alexa (or Siri, or even Cortana) to bring us our coffee, automatic coffee centers are the next best thing. You need to make sure you choose carefully though, as this Jura J80 review will … [Read more...] about Swiss Precision Brings You World Class Coffees – Jura J80 Review
For most people in the world, there’s nothing as relaxing as sitting down for a decent cup of coffee, knowing that each amazing sip will make the daily work grind seem that little bit further. A good cup of coffee is tantamount to a little bit of heaven, especially if it’s all frothy and foamy and hot and delicious and fresh. This is what so many coffee-making machines (as well … [Read more...] about Is Keurig K575 The Best Coffee Maker? Let’s Review And See If It Can Be A Great Buy
Chances are if you're a coffee junky, you love a good espresso. Whether it's mixed into your favorite latte or Macchiato, or you prefer to drink it straight up, espresso provides an amazing taste and enough caffeine to kickstart your daily routine. In case you’re wondering, espresso is extremely concentrated coffee that is so strong that it typically only comes in single oz. … [Read more...] about DeLonghi EC 702 Espresso Maker Review – Be Your Own Barista
Brewing your own coffee at home with ease is a relatively new experience. Drip coffee makers have only been around since 1954. Now, in today’s society, it would be almost unthinkable to live without these wonderful machines. (Unless for some strange reason you don’t drink coffee) Since their inception, coffee makers have rapidly evolved from their simple designs to become the … [Read more...] about Technivorm Moccamaster KBT-741 Coffee Maker Review – Innovative Luxury in Coffee
Since the 17th Century, grinding your own coffee beans has been an essential part of being a true coffee lover. The freshness and richness of recently ground beans are unequaled by most, if not all store-bought coffee. When freshly ground, the coffee is full of flavorful oils and aromatic compounds. These flavors are usually lost over time when stored in a ground-up state. … [Read more...] about Cuisinart DBM-8 Coffee Grinder Review – Perfection in a Petite Package
Sometimes, the perfect solution isn’t what we expect it will be. Weird, quirky home remedies have existed for thousands of years. How did someone find out that bathing in tomato juice is what it takes to get the smell of a skunk out of your skin? Or that brushing your teeth with baking soda instantly whitens them? Part of life’s delights is its randomness, and how things turn … [Read more...] about Cuisinart DCC-3000 Coffee Maker Review – Unusual and Unmatched