Vacuum vs one-way valve for coffee preservation

Vacuum packing vs unidirectional Valve

The conservation of coffee is a fundamental issue to preserve its quality, flavor, and aroma. To achieve this, there are different methods, among which vacuum and one-way valve containers stand out. Both systems have advantages and disadvantages that are important to know. If you are wondering which is the most suitable option between vacuum packaging …

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Difference between Iced Coffee and Cold Brew

Difference between iced coffee and Cold Brew

I’ve lived most of my life in hot climates, which makes enjoying freshly brewed coffee difficult when temperatures rise. However, since coffee is my favorite beverage, I found iced coffee to be the perfect remedy for this problem. Everyone has different tastes, so coffee, a versatile beverage, adapts to them and should be enjoyed according …

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Differences between cappuccino, latte and latte macchiato

How to prepare a Latte Macchiato

The options can be overwhelming when ordering a coffee drink at a café. Among the most popular choices are cappuccino, latte, and latte macchiato, but do we know what sets them apart? Although these drinks may appear similar at first glance, their preparation and composition vary significantly, resulting in distinct and unique flavor profiles. Moreover, …

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Differences between pod and espresso coffee machines

coffee pod machines vs espresso machines

Coffee pod machines emerged on the market to offer similar results to those obtained with an espresso machine but simplify the coffee preparation process. The aim is not to improve the quality of the beverage but to make the process easier so that consumers can enjoy espressos at home without compromising on taste. It is …

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Differences between espresso and filter coffee

Differences between espresso and filter coffee

Most of us coffee lovers have long thought espresso is the only coffee worth drinking. And in the case of not having an espresso machine at home, the Moka pot has been accepted as the only valid alternative, although this is also a filtering method. Many people ask me: “What should I do to obtain …

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Which is the most eco friendly coffee maker?

The Hario V60 is very pretty

More and more people are aware of the importance of environmental conservation and try to do their bit to avoid damaging the planet, even when drinking coffee. And if you are reading this article, it probably means that you are one of these people. This can be achieved by using less energy, recycling more, or …

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Differences between Nespresso Original and Vertuo

Nespresso Vertuo line vs Original line

Nespresso coffee makers have a unique coffee pod system. What defines any coffee pod machine, regardless of the brand, is precisely its coffee pod system; the shape of the pod, the materials it is made of, and how the coffee is perforated and extracted. However, in 2014 Nespresso launched another coffee pod system incorporated into …

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Nespresso Coffee Machine Comparison Guide

Nespresso Creatista

Even if you are not an expert in coffee or coffee machines, I am sure that when you hear the word coffee pod machine, the first image that comes to your mind is a Nespresso coffee machine or the image of George Clooney in a super elegant suit and a delicious espresso in his hand, …

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Comparison between Nespresso and Dolce Gusto coffee machines

Dolce Gusto XP2000 vs Nespresso C100

Nespresso and Dolce Gusto are two of the most widespread brands of coffee pod machines worldwide. Although they are different, many people tend to compare them. Both brands belong to the same corporate group (Nestlé) but are aimed at opposite audiences. Nespresso coffee makers mainly aim at those who enjoy espresso, ristretto, or lungo coffees …

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Tassimo or Dolce Gusto? Wich is better?

Design difference between Tassimo and Dolce Gusto machines

Tassimo and Dolce Gusto are two brands of coffee pod machines that compete directly for the same type of user. Both brands offer a wide variety of espresso pods and coffee&milk beverages. In addition, the prices of their coffee machines are among the most affordable on the market. Despite the similarities, there are also great …

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