Extraction and Espresso Brewing – A Guide to Coffee Perfection

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If you are interested in perfecting your espresso making skills and technique, you need to understand the science behind it. The science behind espresso brewing is called extraction.

Coffee extraction is the process of dissolving ground coffee in water. This chemistry concept is important in coffee brewing because it determines how good your coffee is.

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How to Make AeroPress Coffee – AeroPress Coffee Brewing Guide

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AeroPress is one of my favorite coffee brewing methods, and even though AeroPress coffee is not espresso, is one of the best espresso alternatives, so I had to write a brewing guide for it. In this guide, we not only teach you how to make AeroPress coffee. We also give you the technical knowledge to … Read more

What Is So Great about Espresso?

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You probably tried an espresso shot and wasn’t impressed. Or maybe you heard your coffee snob friend passionately talking about his latest triple ristretto that he pulled. He would rank that as a “God Shot”. Now you are thinking “What Is So great about Espresso?” If you tasted it and didn’t like it, it’s a … Read more