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Super & Fully Automatic Coffee Machines

Jura-Capresso Impressa F60 Fully Automatic Coffee Center If you are looking for ease over looks, this is your coffee machine. It may not be as sexy as other coffee machines listed but it certainly makes up for it in terms of its water and bean capacity, its self-cleaning features and its push button system. It presents as neat, stylish and…

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Commercial Coffee Machines

Elektra Gold Maxi Series Fully Automatic Commercial Espresso & Cappuccino Machines This is old world meets new convenience at its best. The Elektra Gold will turn the heads of every coffee connoisseur. It is really difficult to walk past this coffee machine and not say “I want one…„ The kitchen or café that houses this coffee machine has to live…

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Coffee Grinders For Coffee Machines

As you are most likely aware, if you are into manual coffee machines your grinder has to be just as good if not better than the espresso machine itself. Otherwise there’s little point. So here are some that we recommend. la Pavoni ZIP Commercial Espresso Grinder This red number will be a great addition to any coffee machine. It is…

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Looking After Your Coffee Machine

Like anything else, deciding to become a home barista comes with its commitments and responsibilities… And there is one basic rule: keep it clean. There is a lot to be said for those who regularly, almost ritualistically, clean and dote upon their espresso machines. They are definitely on to something. Without regular, simple cleaning, you could be in for a…

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The Birth Of The Coffee Machine

Turkey gets credit with being the first nation to actually use and prepare coffee in terms of a beverage. The Turks were the first to roast coffee beans over fires, adding spices to their brew to create a warming drink. These days, who has time for brewing coffee over fires? Who do you have to thank for the fact that…

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Coffee Facts

Some interesting coffee history and facts. It is said that 850c is the date of the first discovery of coffee berries in history. This is according to the legend of a goat herder called Kaldi of Ethiopia who noticed his goats becoming energetic after eating the mysterious red berries of a shrub. Apparently Kaldi tried the berries for himself and…

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Coffee Quotes

Many a caffeine-inspired morning has driven the wonderful people below to aptly express their feelings for their adorned coffee bean. Caution: Read with coffee cup in hand… “Decaffeinated coffee is the devil’s blend.” – Author Unknown “Coffee is the best thing to douse the sunrise with.” – Drew Sirtors “Sleep is a symptom of caffeine deprivation.” – Author Unknown “I…

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To Pod Or Not To Pod

That is the question… In a world where state of the art machinery is used to brew excellent coffee; in cosmopolitan cities where it is now a rarity to receive a bad cup of coffee at a café; in households that can afford to have top-class espresso machines on the bench tops of their domestic kitchens – I ask this…

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