How Are Coffee Beans Roasted?
How Are Coffee Beans Roasted? It has been purely coincidental that I have been asked by several people recently as to what is the roasting process and what makes...Read more
What is Espresso?
Running the business of Espressopedia I receive many questions about coffee, coffee machines (recommendations and maintaining), coffee recipes, remedies, you name it. So I thought lets strip it back to...Read more
Coffee is Good for your Health.
I spotted this article in The Times (https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/three-ways-to-improve-prostate-health) on how coffee can reduce or even stop prostate cancer. Apparently there are two compounds — kahweol acetate and cafestol — that...Read more
The Winning Cake Recipe - by one of our lovely customers, Mareike Warren.
We launched a competition during National Baking Week, inviting Espressopedia customers to send in their favourite recipes that they like to enjoy with a cup of coffee. After putting all entries...Read more
Different types of coffee for different times of the day - how do the Italians do it?
Everyone has a favourite type of coffee, some like a milky macchiato or latte, some prefer a strong, black espresso while others love a frothy cappuccino. In Italy though, each type of coffee is traditionally consumed at different times of day.Read more
Italian Coffee explained!
Mine’s a coffee…but what kind?? In Italy, everyone has their own idea as to what makes a perfect Italian Coffee – and there are plenty of varieties to choose from!...Read more
The history of Italian Coffee
As you sit sipping your morning coffee you might be surprised to learn you have a humble 10th century goatherd to thank for your breakfast drink. Legend has it that...Read more