Posts Tagged ‘coffee’

How To Become A Barista: The Fast Track To Success

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A few years ago, almost nobody was asking how to be a barista. Coffee has gone through a very interesting set of changes over the last few years, however. Whether it’s due to the internet, the explosion of Starbucks, or the rise of a new generation is a mystery. No matter what the reason is, there’s no denying that we’ve seen an uptick in highly skilled individuals working at local coffee shops.

Best Home Espresso Machine under 200 $: A Look at Decent Espresso Brewers That Don’t Cost Thousands

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How I Started My Search for a Good Brewer with a Reasonable Price Tag

My life might have its ups and down but well-brewed coffee always calms me down. I do not like the idea of waiting in line for more than ten minutes just to get my fix when I can make some for myself in a shorter time frame.

Waiting only adds to my craving; what’s worse? Getting your shot then realizing it’s not as good as they make it sound.

KitchenAid 6 QT Mixer

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Review – A kitchen aid that can make a cook’s life real easy

Last Update Jun 2018 – If you like to bake, whether it be cookies, bread or cakes, then you really need to have a good mixer.

There are many mixers available on the market that perform well, but most of them fail when it comes to working with denser and heavier mixtures. In our quest for a powerful stand mixer we came across the KitchenAid pro mixer – let’s have a look at it in more detail.

Breville Barista Express Review

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(Updated Jun 2018) – Couple of shots of espresso makes Jack a happy lad. Who doesn’t love one (or 3 – 4) freshly ground, aromatic and mind-zapping espresso shots to kick-start a day or invigorate one’s mind and body when one needs to go that extra mile (or 3 -4)!

Nurturing this love for espresso in the hearts of millions is the Breville Barista Espresso Machine.With a heavyweight name such as Breville,a world leader in culinary appliances, it does have all the “kitchen cred” that you look in a coffee maker but isthe Breville Barista Express Espresso Maker really worth yourcash?

Let’s find out

Waring Pro Waffle Maker

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Professional grade quality for home use – Review 2018

(Updated Jun 2018) – If you love making ice cream and desserts, then you would understand how important it is to have a waffle maker in your kitchen and nothing can make a waffle half as good as a commercial waffle maker can.

We did some research, and checked out several Belgian waffle maker reviews whilst looking for a good quality, high-end waffle maker, and one product that caught our eye was the Waring Double Waffle Maker. Let’s have a look at this in a bit more detail.

Nutri Bullet Blender

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Review 2018 – A high power fitness partner

(Updated Jan 2018) – You have probably seen the Nutri bullet blender reviews or infomercials on the TV and like many people – you are probably into the fresh juice craze (or about to start.)

We decided to have a look into what this little blender has to offer so after doing lots of research and checking loads of nutri bullet reviews online here is our take on the features, pros and cons of the nutri buller blender.

Margarittaville Drink Mixer

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Review 2017/18 – Let the party begin

Sometimes the life of the party can be found at the bar, or behind it. In fact making your own drinks is often just as much fun as drinking them.

Nothing starts a party like a round of blended cocktails, they perk everyone up a bit and in summer are awesomely refreshing, but then you have the problem of what to make and if you have a number of guests, coordinating drinks with only one blender can be a hassle or even a disaster to say the least.

Along comes the Margaritaville Tahiti DM3000 to save the day. Let’s have a look at this superb invention and why we should all kneel before it.