Archive for August, 2003

Suggestions for First-time Visitors

Suggestions for First-time Visitors

An article about fine coffee appearing in the September issue of The Oprah Magazine recommends Coffee Review as a resource for those Oprah readers curious to learn more about the pleasures of what is probably the world’s most popular beverage. Many Coffee Review articles are aimed at passionate coffee aficionados and professionals, but those new […]

By August 22, 2003 Read Article
Not Your Ordinary Espressos

Not Your Ordinary Espressos

Common coffee wisdom argues that the only way to fully exploit the flavor-intensifying potential of the espresso brewing system is by brewing with blends. Because the espresso pressure-extraction brewing system is so efficient, the argument runs, it emphasizes the singularity and imbalance of single-origin coffees, turning their simple melodies into over-amplified cacophonies. Thus only a […]