Using Heavy Cream in Your Coffee: The Ultimate Guide
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Using Heavy Cream in Your Coffee: The Ultimate Guide

Coffee lovers are often on the lookout for ways to enhance their morning cup of joe. One increasingly popular addition to coffee is heavy whipping cream. If you have yet to jump on the bandwagon, this is your guide to using heavy cream in your coffee. This rich, decadent cream adds a…well…creamy texture and a…

Why Your Coffee Tastes Salty: Common Causes (and Solutions)
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Why Your Coffee Tastes Salty: Common Causes (and Solutions)

There’s nothing quite like the ritualistic pleasure of sipping on a freshly brewed cup of coffee. The rich aroma, the robust flavor, the comforting warmth—it’s a sensory experience that many of us savor each and every day. Sometimes, however, that much anticipated first sip can reveal an unanticipated (and unpleasant) twist: Your coffee tastes salty. …

Why Oat Milk Curdles in Your Coffee (and how to Prevent it) 
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Why Oat Milk Curdles in Your Coffee (and how to Prevent it) 

You’ve likely noticed that oat milk has become ridiculously popular as a plant-based alternative to milk. It has a rich, creamy texture and a natural sweetness that many coffee drinkers love. But those who partake often wonder: Why does oat milk curdle in my coffee? Yes, a common complaint about oat milk is that it…

Cortado vs Latte: An Espresso-Based Showdown
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Cortado vs Latte: An Espresso-Based Showdown

When it comes to espresso-based drinks, the Cortado and the Latte are two of the most popular choices among coffee enthusiasts. Both drinks consist of espresso and milk, but the ratios and preparation methods differ. Understanding the differences between these two drinks can help you decide – at least in your world – who wins…

Why Your Coffee Smells Like Cigarettes (It’s Science)
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Why Your Coffee Smells Like Cigarettes (It’s Science)

So…you wake up, and you’re eager for that perfect cup of coffee to kick-start your day. You carefully grind the beans, savoring the anticipation. Then, as you take that first sip, something’s a little off—your coffee smells like cigarettes. It’s an age-old burning question (kind of): Why does coffee smell like cigarettes? In this article,…

The Difference Between Cold Brew & Iced Coffee: A Complete Guide
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The Difference Between Cold Brew & Iced Coffee: A Complete Guide

Curious about the difference between Cold Brew and Iced Coffee? Of course you are! While these two drinks may look the same, they are actually quite different in terms of brewing method, taste, and caffeine content. In this complete guide, you’ll learn the differences between cold brew and iced coffee. Then, you can confidently decide…

Why Your Cold Brew is so Light: 8 Common Reasons
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Why Your Cold Brew is so Light: 8 Common Reasons

Cold brew coffee is loved by many for its smooth, mellow flavor and lower acidity compared to traditional iced coffee or hot coffee. However, coffee enthusiasts and home baristas often find themselves asking: Why is my cold brew so light? If your cold brew is turning out less colorful – and less flavorful – than expected,…