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Feb 24, 2021

How to measure coffee and make a perfect cup of coffee.

Instructions on how to measure coffee and get the right proportion of ground coffee to water. (Hint: Use a standard coffee scoop.)

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Feb 21, 2021

Our demo of the Breville Dose-Control Pro conical burr grinder.

The Breville Dose-Control Pro conical burr coffee grinder helps you get the coarseness of the grind and the weight of ground coffee right every time.

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Feb 11, 2021

A Burr Coffee Grinder? Or a Blade Grinder?

Before you brew your coffee, you need to grind the beans...with a burr coffee grinder or a blade grinder. And your best choice is...

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Feb 10, 2021

Our review of the VSSL JAVA Coffee Grinder

The VSSL JAVA is the perfect hand coffee grinder for coffee lovers who also enjoy the great outdoors.

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Jan 31, 2021

Our review of Catuai/Bourbon coffee from Spirit Annual Coffee

This is a medium roasted coffee from Honduras, with light and subtle tones of chocolate and nuts.

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Jan 21, 2021

Gourmet coffees and coffee making gear for coffee lovers everywhere

We have a gourmet coffee store. And we have a store for all the coffee-making equipment we’ve reviewed over the last 10 years.

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Jan 18, 2021

Issues with Krups Quatro Force

QUESTION: Hi, Hi, I recently bought Krups Quattro Force bean to cup. We tried many different settings and beans but neither the taste nor quantity of

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Jan 16, 2021

How to make coffee at home as good as you get in coffee shops.

To make great coffee at home, you need to consider the water, the coffee beans, the grinder and the coffee maker.

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Jan 16, 2021

3 Ways to make flavored coffee just the way you like it.

More and more coffee lovers are looking for the perfect flavored coffee blend. But as a bean, or as a syrup...?

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Jan 15, 2021

Coffee Reviews in plain English

Reviews of coffees sent to us by coffee roasters and producers from around the world. Always written in plain, non-technical English.

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If the coffee you once loved is no longer hitting the spot, try one of our Coffee Detective gourmet coffees.

Yes, we have our own coffees!

Take your pick from a few of our favorites. They are roasted fresh when you order them, and delivered free anywhere within the continental USA.

You can find our complete collection of coffees at the Coffee Detective Gourmet Coffee Store.

But feel free to start here, with a choice from a few of our favorite coffees - whole bean or ground.



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