A Conversation With 2022 U.S. Barista Champ Morgan Eckroth: Part Two

We continue our chat with this year’s U.S. Barista champ about their selected coffees, and how their rewarding experiences will shape both their life ethos and content moving forward. BY KATRINA YENTCHBARISTA MAGAZINE ONLINE Cover photo by Niki Weegens Yesterday, we began a conversation with 2022 U.S. Barista champion Morgan Eckroth (she/they), a barista at … Read more

Espresso K-Cups I use

As a coffee lover, I know that espresso is what we are really looking for. Yep I know there are many people who like cappuccino; sorry you guys I only collected espresso K-Cups! 1.  Timothy’s Rainforest Espresso This blend is strong, thick and sweet, with no bitter flavor at all. It sells at $16.49 per … Read more

New Research Suggests that Coffee does not Lead to High Blood Pressure

I am always keeping an eye on health issues related to coffee and reading every piece of research related to coffee. Today I came across a report that shows coffee does not increase risk of high blood pressure. Data shown in the research is very persuasive. The study consisted of 72,567 participants and 37,135 incident … Read more

Folgers K-Cups

Right now, Folgers Gourmet Selections contains several types of K-Cup. My favorite flavors are Black Silk Coffee K-Cup, Lively Colombian Coffee K-cup, Vanilla Biscotti Coffee K-Cup and Lively Colombian Decaf Coffee K-Cup. Both Colombian K-Cups are medium roasted and Black Silk is dark roasted, as the name suggests.. It is obvious that Folgers know their … Read more

The Mini K-Cup Coffee Brewer

Most people love drinking hot, aromatic coffee. However, they still don’t want to deal with brewing. By using a K-Cup coffee brewer, the user can have a cup of coffee with almost no effort. K-Cups are plastic containers with airtight seals that are packed with ground coffee beans. The K-Cup is simply slotted into the … Read more

The Best K-Cups Storage Options

K-Cup Capacity Storage Drawer

If you’re like me, and you love your single serve home coffee brewer, you’re likely familiar with this problem: namely, there are so many flavor options that K-Cup storage has become an issue. It is a pain trying to sort through the different K-Cup we have bought! Fortunately, there are some really cool choices for … Read more

Why Use K-Cups?

What makes K-Cups the best option for coffee brewing? There are lots of great qualities of the K-cup that make it one of the best brewing choices. If you are looking for single-serve coffee capsules and you have a Keurig coffee machine, K-Cups are the right choice for you. If you were to open up … Read more

A Comparison of the Top two Italian Coffee Brands: illy and LAVAZZA

Both Brands play important roles in the coffee industry. What I am doing here is just introducing their history, development and features briefly, so we can understand them better. History illy was founded in 1933 in the port city of Trieste in northeast Italy. Its founder was Mr. Francesco Illy. Mr Illy was an inventor … Read more