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Barista at Home: Start with Good Coffee

Barista at Home: Start with Good Coffee

To brew good coffee, many things need to go right. Most of those are little things: minor nuances in technique, minute details that make good gear work well. All are details that should be kept in focus without losing sight of the full picture: In order to brew good coffee, one must start with good coffee. Brewing coffee is like…

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Barista at Home: Coffee Brewing Gear

Barista at Home: Coffee Brewing Gear

The gift-giving season is upon us. Need some ideas for your friendly neighborhood coffee geek? Here’s a hint: home baristas love toys. Make no mistake, professional baristas can MacGuyver rigs to brew great coffee out of some pretty random household items when needed. Having the right tools can make achieving good coffee easier, more consistent, and much more fun though.…

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Barista at Home: Brewing Essentials

Barista at Home: Brewing Essentials

The Holiday Season is upon us. For many of us, that means traveling to visit family and friends. For baristas, chances are good we’ll be waking up early and brewing them coffee once we get there. What do baristas do differently that makes our coffee taste so good? Better yet, what can we all do to make better coffee at…

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