Do Travel Mugs Fit Under Keurig Coffee Makers?

By | November 21, 2019

Don’t you hate having to remove the drip tray to get your travel mug under your Keurig machine? A while back, a long while back, I realized this was a problem when I got my first Keurig, a B31 Mini, and my favorite mug, my Thermos Stainless King, was to tall to fit under it. Fast forward to… Read More »

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The Difference Between Milk Froth And Milk Foam

By | November 14, 2019

So what’s the difference between making milk froth and milk foam anyway? Is there a difference at all? These were the very first simple questions I had about frothing milk when I started experimenting with making lattes and cappuccinos for the first time in my own home and they’re probably the first questions most beginners have too. First… Read More »

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How Long Does A Coffee Maker Take To Brew Coffee?

By | November 13, 2019

Wondering if your coffee pot is taking longer than it should to brew a pot of coffee? Chances are good that your coffee maker is brewing just fine. It should take anywhere from 6 to 12 minutes to brew a full pot of coffee depending on the size of the pot. If you are using a single-serve coffee… Read More »

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Hario Skerton Original vs Plus vs Pro: What’s the Difference?

By | November 14, 2019

If you want to scale up and complete your home brewing skills, you will need to add a coffee burr grinder in your arsenal of coffee brewing equipment. Having a burr grinder will help you make freshly brewed coffee anytime. However, many people still think that a burr grinder is out-of-budget. It may be true for some brands… Read More »

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Best Espresso Machines That Use Pods

By | November 13, 2019

Looking for a great espresso maker that uses pods? Some of the best espresso machines let you use either pods or ground espresso depending on whatever you want to use at any given time. For the most part super-automatic espresso machines make the use of pods unnecessary as they grind the beans, and dose the grind without human… Read More »

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Can You Use A Coffee Maker To Boil Water?

By | November 12, 2019

Here is a simple question you may have – does your coffee maker bring water to a boil before dripping over the grind to make coffee? This may be a surprising answer but no, it doesn’t if you are using a regular drip coffee maker. It gets close but doesn’t go all the way. If you want to… Read More »

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