List of premium hand coffee grinder

Several reasons push me to prefer hand coffee grinder to electric coffee grinder. They are less noisy, have a precision mechanical side that I like, waste less coffee with less retention. Finally, I am a bit like people who prefer watches made by a watchmaker in a traditional way than those made in the chain….

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Review : refillable Nespresso pods

Before buying a real espresso machine, I had a Nespresso machine. And quickly I became aware of the ecological problem of pods but also their significant blow. I ended up interested in rechargeable pods for two reasons: no longer use aluminum / plastic unnecessarily and reduce my coffee budget. Today, I have the necessary recess…

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Apollo vs Kinu M47 : a review of Apollo

As you know, grinding your coffee is essential for making a good espresso. I started with a Porlex that I later replaced with the Kinu M47 (which I did the review here). Then I decided to replace Kinu M47 with the latest high quality manual coffee grinder: the “Apollo coffee grinder” (manufactured by BPlus, with…

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My morning ritual

I had fun trying to create a little clip to show my little morning ritual of when I make coffee. The video is amateur but I try to show the course of things. Do not hesitate to tell me what you think.   By the way, make this video made me want to try to…

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History: the spread of coffee in the world

Towards the end of the XVIe century, stories (more and more frequent) of travelers and botanists on this new plant reach Europe from the Middle East. European merchants are starting to take an interest in this commodity. Already trading with the Middle East, the Venetians succeed in the early 1600s to bring the first bags…

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