Different Types of Coffee

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The Beginner’s Guide to Different Types of Coffee   The coffees are listed in order of strength. However, the mocha and latte are relatively interchangeable.   ESPRESSO An espresso is very strong, and often, espresso shots are used in the other coffee drinks. The more espresso a coffee drink contains, the stronger it will taste. If you are to order an espresso by itself, you will receive a tiny cup with dark-looking coffee inside. They call it a “shot of espresso” because it is actually the size of a single shot. Espresso will definitely wake you up. If you are […]

Types of Roasted Beans

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Arabica and robusta are the two main types of beans for all coffee. Robusta beans are less expensive and easier to grow. Arabica beans tend to make better coffee. Roasting is what turns green beans into coffee that is ready to grind and brew. Light Roast Light roasting produces beans that are light brown and have a more sour taste. Medium Roast Medium roast coffees have medium brown beans. The beans do not have an oily surface in this roast. The coffee beans can have a bright acidity, but specific varietal aromatics (e.g. floral, fruity, vegetable, berry, etc.) of the […]