How Hard Should We Tamp Espresso Coffee ?

How Hard Should We Tamp Espresso Coffee ?

Tamping for espresso has been riddled with an amazing amount of folk-knowledge. Tamping pressure matters. If you press until the tamper stops moving down, and keep it flat, it’d be awesome. Tamping is fairly simple. You’re compressing the coffee grinds to promote even extraction within a ergonomic and consistent way. Read More About Coffee : 13 Tricks to Have a Successful […]

5 Most Popular Coffee Beans from Indonesia

5 Most Popular Coffee Beans from Indonesia

The first to trade coffee, the Arabs were so protective of their coffee that they boiled the beans so that no one else could cultivate them. However, in the early 1600s, a Sufi smuggled seeds from Yemen to India and a Dutch trader smuggled seedlings from Yemen and planted them in Amsterdam. By the end of the 17th century, coffee had been planted in the Dutch colonies, […]