Tokyo’s Weirdest Cafés and Coffee Shops

tokyos weirdest cafes

Tokyo has all kinds of unusual places and is known for the sparkling night lights, highly advanced railroads, all kinds of stores, delicious food, and last but not least all kinds of weird and crazy cafes/restaurants. Because of all this exciting stuff in Tokyo, they get tons of tourists. But I’m betting most of these … [Read more…]

All About The Humble Coffee Filter

about the humble coffee filter

Today we are going to talk about a part of the coffee making process that often gets overlooked, and that is filtration, and specifically, your humble coffee filter. We are often asked questions about coffee filters, now and again, and finally we have decided to write an article dedicated entirely to those objects. Coffee filters … [Read more…]

Barista FAQ with Liam Eales of Happy Goat Coffee, Ottawa

liam eales barista happy goat coffee in ottawa

Today we chat with our friend Liam Eales, barista extraordinaire from Happy Goat Coffee in Ottawa, Ontario. We asked Liam many of the common questions people have about being a barista that we’ve heard.  With further delay, grab your coffee and let’s get into the interview! How long have you been a barista at Happy … [Read more…]

What is a Macchiato?

Foam, milk, and espresso. Just those three ingredients can make up at least four different drinks familiar to the general public coffee drinkers. Simple ingredients tweaked to perfection and taste leave for an endless possibility. Without being a professional barista, sometimes it can be hard to keep all these Italian and French names for coffee … [Read more…]