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Father's Day Coffee and Espresso Gift Ideas

Do you have a coffee loving Dad? Marc and Morgan from wholelattelove.com share some Father's Day gift ideas ranging from lower cost accessories on up to a commercial grade semi-automatic espresso machine. Save up to an extra $130 off during the Father's Day Sale:...

Picture Pour-fect Photo Contest #CoffeeLoveWLL

Enter and Vote here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/pages/picture-pourfect-2015 Want to win a $500 gift card to shop at wholelattelove.com? Enter our Picture Pour-fect photo contest for your chance! We can't wait to see everyone's love for coffee. Upload a photo of your daily cup of joe with...

Is it True? Dispelling common coffee myths.

Myth n. (m th) 1. A popular belief, tradition or story that has become associated with a cultural idea 2. Fiction or half-truth The other day my contractor, Mike, looked at me kind of bewildered as I scooped coffee out of the canister and dumped it into the grinder of my Gaggia Titanium. He...

By Tracys
Coffee Spotlight: Illy Coffee and Espresso

A conversation about Italian coffee can not be had without the mention of Illy. This 75-year-old company is rooted in a culture of quality and innovation. From iperEspresso capsules and MonoDose pods to whole-bean and pre-ground coffee, Illy delicacies are served in more than 50,000 restaurants...

By Nick B
What is a Prosumer Espresso Machine? (Part 1)

The concept of Prosumer equipment is gaining more and more consumer attention these days. Let’s begin by explaining what the term Prosumer means. It’s simple.  The word itself broken down, "Pro" = professional, "sumer" = consumer. Put this odd couple together...

Which Has More Caffeine, Light or Dark Roast Coffee Beans?

There is a common belief that caffeine level is simply based on how light or dark the roast is. Some people think that darker roasts have more caffeine because they have a stronger flavor. The truth is, caffeine content in your favorite coffee beverage is more complex and it is largely...

Everything Coffee at Whole Latte Love

Already a subscriber? A big thank you for helping make us the most popular YouTube channel for everything coffee! If you're not, subscribe now for product reviews, equipment comparisons, recipes, Quick Tips for better coffee and espresso, and Tech Tips from our equipment experts. Learn about...

Quick Tip: There is no "X" in Espresso

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share an insider tip on one thing to never say to a barista. Shop everything coffee: http://www.wholelattelove.com/ Article by Ben Yagoda: http://benyagoda.com/2014/08/07/you-say-expresso-i-say-espresso/

Introducing the New Breville Smart Grinder Pro

Available here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/products/breville-bcg820bss-smart-grinder-pro Breville's BCG820BSSXL Smart Grinder Pro is the latest iteration in their line of electronic dosing grinders. Improving upon the design of its predecessors, the Pro boasts a number of new features and...

The E61 Brew Group. Demystifying the Mystique.

(I’ve noticed that a lot of people use the terms brew group and group head interchangeably. But they are not one and the same. The group head is part of the brew group. The brew group is the whole assembly that circulates the water around and through the front of the machine, down through...

Caffeine – The USA’s Drug of Choice

Every day the world consumes about 300 tons of caffeine. The United States is a big contributor to this number as we are the world’s no. 1 buyer of coffee. Unfortunately, we have to import nearly all of this precious product in due to simple geographic’s. The trees from which our...

Rituals of Making Espresso

  Making espresso for your coffee drinks - cappuccinos, lattes, mochas, etc., requires that you understand the process or Ritual, as I call it. The visual clue that tells us that we have achieved Java Heaven is called the "crema". The crema is that golden marbleized foam that...

By Nick B
Coffee Health Benefits: We Heart Coffee

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share another health benefit of coffee. A new study shows drinking coffee may be good for your coronary arteries. Shop Everything Coffee: http://www.wholelattelove.com/ Original article: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Quick Tip: Drink Coffee for a Long, Happy and Healthy Life

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share some reasons why your daily java can do more than just wake you up. Shop everything coffee here: http://www.wholelattelove.com/

Coffee Health Benefit: Reduced Risk of Melanoma

Marc and Morgan from Whole Latte Love share recent news of another health benefit of coffee. New research suggests coffee may reduce risk for skin cancer. For the full study from the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, click here:...

A Brief History of Turkish Coffee

Like many of you, I really enjoy a great espresso but I also appreciate the finer things in life. More finely ground that is. If you’re willing to take a step out of your normal range and try a finer beverage, a good place to start is with Turkish coffee.  Turkish coffee was first...

Hands-On With The Ceado E6P

If you're a serious espresso fanatic looking for a quality grinder to pair with your semi-automatic or prosumer machine, the Ceado E6P should be right at the top of your list. Ceado, a maker of some serious commercial coffee grinders, produces their E6 grinders in both doser and doserless...

By Erik
Todd Talks: Brewt Strength

I sat down with my favorite technician here at Whole Latte Love for look at the boiler system on the Brewtus IV, complete with illustration! The folks at Expobar have developed a pretty innovative boiler system for the Brewtus that keeps the temperature super consistent--plus, with the addition...

By Hannah