Ethiopian coffee is a serious matter in the African nation, Ethiopia “Buna dabo naw” meaning “Coffee is our bread” “Buna tetu” meaning “Drink coffee” These are Ethiopian coffee expressions, a clear reflection of the role coffee plays in Ethiopian culture. From food, life to interpersonal relationships, coffee (in this nation) also plays a pivotal … [Read more...] about The Cultural Tradition of Ethiopian Coffee
What coffee maker type are you using to fix your morning (or evening) cup of Joe? You love drinking coffee. And if you're like most coffee lovers, you always try to learn how to improve your brewing skills. It turns out that you might need to look no further than your kitchen. The key is in choosing an excellent coffee maker to brew according to your taste … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Coffee Maker to Suit Your Lifestyle?
Owning an espresso machine feels like a bit of an indulgence. But perhaps it is a little tiny luxury that you deserve. All too often, we get caught up in the hurly burly of everyday life. With bills to pay and work to grind out, it's natural that you might forget to treat yourself. Since you are reading this blog post, we can safely assume that you love coffee and … [Read more...] about 8 Fabulous Benefits of Owning an Espresso Machine
Pour over coffee might be the best coffee you'll ever taste. The flavor this brewing method produces is rich and smooth. You get the full flavor but no bitterness when you follow these easy steps. Over the years, I owned a variety of electric coffee makers. From plain automatic drip machines to a Keurig to the Ninja Coffee Bar with all the bells and whistles, I've done … [Read more...] about 5 Easy Steps to Make Excellent Pour Over Coffee
When you type a letter "c" into your phone, is the first phrase that pops up, "coffee shop near me?" Then all signs point to the fact that you might be a cafe-a-holic Is your favorite spot to relax your local coffee shop? If so, why? Do you love the casual, congenial atmosphere? Perhaps you enjoy the fragrance of coffee wafting through the air? Or do you … [Read more...] about 10 Coffee Shop Inspired Home Decor Ideas (You Can Do on a Budget)