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Quick Tip: Coffee Grinder Terminology

In the market for a coffee grinder but aren't sure what to look for? Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love go over some basic grinder terminology to help you understand what to look for in a coffee grinder. Explore grinders here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/grinders.cfm

New Brew: Parisi Artisan Coffee

Great coffee is motivational. Inspirational. Timeless moments are often shared over a cup. Parisi takes coffee seriously. Selecting, roasting and brewing it right is an art. Parisi Coffee is their proud, passionate homage to their Italian heritage. Available here:...

Coffee Quiz Part 3: Are You a Coffee Expert?

Test your coffee knowledge with another fun quick quiz with Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love. Leave a comment describing your first coffee experience for a chance to win coffee from Parisi Artisan Coffee and Gimme! Coffee Roasters. Must be 18 years or older with a valid US shipping...

Introducing New Day Coffee Roasters

I've always been around drip coffee. Growing up it’s what I was first exposed to, and I became accustomed to the simplicity of a freshly made pot in the morning or after dinner. Coming from a giant Italian family, it never struck me as something out of the ordinary to have coffee a few...

Quick Tip: How much caffeine is in your cup?

Is caffeine content based on how light or dark the roast is? Does stronger tasting coffee have more caffeine? Morgan from Whole Latte Love shares some of the factors that affect the caffeine content in your coffee. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Coffee Quiz Part 2: Are You a Coffee Expert?

Test your coffee knowledge with this fun quick quiz with Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love. Answer the bonus question for a chance to win a prize! Must be 18 years or older with a valid US shipping address. Click here for contest rules: http://www.wholelattelove.com/coffeequiz.cfm

Quick Tip: Espresso Tips for Newbies

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share five quick tips for those of you new to home espresso brewing on a semi-automatic espresso machine. Shop everything coffee here: https://www.wholelattelove.com/

Composting Your Gimme! Coffee Bags

Hi everyone! It’s been quite a while since I’ve blogged, but as the weather warms up (for some of us anyway), it got me thinking about the outdoors and growing things. More specifically though I was thinking about Gimme! Coffee and how you can compost their coffee bags.It’s...

Coffee Quiz: Are You a Coffee Expert?

Test your coffee knowledge with this fun quick quiz by Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love. Where did the term Mocha come from? When shouldn't you order an espresso in Italy? Watch to find out the answers to these questions and more! Shop everything coffee here:...

Quick Tip: Arabica vs. Robusta Coffee Beans

Morgan from Whole Latte Love talks about the difference between arabica coffee beans and robusta coffee beans. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Defining Espresso Drinks

The espresso field guide! Learn about the different sizes and styles of espresso beverages including Ristretto, Espresso, Espresso Doppio, Lungo, Americano, Long Black and Red Eye. This video does not cover milk-based espresso drinks. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Milk for Lattes and Cappuccinos

The technique for steaming milk for lattes and cappuccinos starts out the same but the finish is different. Are you or your barista doing it right? Plus, learn how temperature effects milk flavor and the temperature for the sweetest milk.

Quick Tip: Defining Milk Based Espresso Drinks

Learn about the some of the different milk-based espresso beverages including latte, cappuccino, macchiato, latte macchiato and mocha. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Is Your Latte Too Hot or Not?

In this quick tip learn about a common mistake made when steaming milk. Find out what temperature steamed milk should be for best flavor. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Choosing a Tamper

Purchasing a great quality tamper puts you on the way to making the perfect espresso shot. Morgan from Whole Latte Love gives you some quick tips to help you choose a tamper that fits your needs. Buy tampers here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/accessories.cfm?cid=5&scid=12&

Quick Tip: Secret to a Top Class Latte

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share secrets to making a delicious latte at home using Lavazza Top Class. Lavazza Top Class: http://www.wholelattelove.com/Lavazza/lava_topclass.cfm? How to Create Latte Art: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIPyN-Hsb7g

How to Create Latte Art

Todd from Whole Latte Love goes over the basics of what you need to know to get started pouring latte art. He shows you how to froth milk and gives you some tips for getting a nice consistency. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Alternate Brew Methods

Are you getting bored with brewing regular drip coffee? If you are looking to get adventurous with a new brewing method, watch this video to discover additional ways to prepare your java! Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/