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Weekly Giveaway! - Maromas Coffee

Hi everyone, I'm excited to be back at blogging, especially because I've got some pretty cool things to tell you! First I'd like to introduce you to Maromas, the newest addition to our coffee offerings. Maromas is a trend setting brand in the international hotel and restaurant...

By Nick B
Fixing Your Morning Fix

    So I woke up wicked early the other morning after a pretty much a sleepless night. My baby girl couldn’t sleep, my wife snores like you wouldn’t believe, and of course I had to stay up late and watch the end of the game that into overtime.  Needless to say, I was...

The Home Coffee Roasting Blog: Part I

  Home Coffee Roasting Blog: Part 1   Home Coffee roasting is something new to us here at Whole Latte Love. We recently received a Gene Cafe CBR 101 home coffee roaster as a demo unit, so I decided to take a look and see what the excitement was all about. I was absolutely blown...

By Erik
Home Brewed Espresso Kahlua

It has been a pretty warm summer so far here in New York, so I thought it might be worth it to find myself a nice cold recipe of some sort. My first thought was to find a fun recipe that used coffee espresso so I could do some experimenting. As I searched online, one idea stuck out to me the...

Introducing The Quamar M80

Woah Nellie! We just added a team of new workhorses to our stable of high end grinders here at Whole Latte Love, the powerful Quamar M80 grinders. These bad boys are the real deal and worthy competitors in the marketplace. The M80 is available in three different varieties including manual, timer,...

By Erik
The Magical Aerobie Aeropress

There are people out there who write the Aeropress off as an accessory at best.  Today I wanted to shed some light on this product and what they've been missing out on this whole time.  For starters, the price tag is less than $30.00.  This thing is a must have for anyone who...

The DeLonghi Primma Donna Exlcusive

I remember my 1st cell phone years ago; it didn’t have many bells or whistles and it was roughly the size of a car battery. You could use it make calls and well, that’s about it.  Nowadays, smart phones have and do just about everything you can imagine. When it comes to espresso...

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...

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...

By Nick B
Enter the Profitec Pro 700

     I have the great pleasure today of introducing you to the Profitec Pro 700. Profitec GmbH was founded in 1985. They entered the arena as a developer and manufacturer of espresso machines and eventually decided that it was time to produce a product of superior quality...

New Brew: Gimme! Coffee

Delicious Gimme! Coffee blends and single origin coffees are now available at Whole Latte Love: http://www.wholelattelove.com/gimme.cfm Committed to quality, innovation, and sustainable business practices. Gimme! Coffee's direct relationship with Finca San Luis earned them the Good Food Award...

Introducing Gimme! Coffee

As an avid golfer, when I hear the word “Gimme” I immediately think to pick up my Titleist, skip the simple putt and mark my scorecard. As a coffee enthusiast, when I hear the word “Gimme” I think of one of the best hot cups of caffeinated deliciousness on the market....

By Nick B
Dosing and Doserless Grinders

Hi everyone and happy Thursday! In a similar vein to my last blog where I talked a bit about the difference between single and double shot baskets, I figured today I’d cover another more technically aligned topic suggest to me by Kathy. Recently, she’s gotten a few emails asking about...

By Nick B
The Bezzera BZ10: Prosumer Performance at an Affordable Price

Here at Whole Latte Love we carry an extensive line of formidable espresso machines and the Bezzera BZ10 is one of our newest  additions. This machine has the looks, the power, and the price to earn itself a place in our prosumer pantheon.   The first thing we noticed about the...

By Erik
Are You Pulling Single Shots?

Hi, everyone. Happy Thursday! I look for all kinds of inspiration, when I write my blogs and, today, I decided I’d take some time to write about a topic mentioned to me by Kathy, our senior technician. I’ll be getting into the differences between single and double shots of espresso....

By Nick B
The Barista Next Door is Headed to the Olympics, But with a Catch.

The Coffee Bar in Washington, DC is a cozy neighborhood spot - tucked inconspicuously among charming rowhouses on a tree-lined street. Opened in 2012, the shop honors its historic surroundings with a vintage theme, created from recycled and reclaimed materials. A mint-green La Marzocco occupies...

Game Day Recipes - Two Teams, Two Drinks

We’re days away from one of the biggest sporting events of the year. Chances are, you’ll be enjoying the game surrounded by friends, family, and good food. Don’t forget the coffee! We’ve got two recipes to help you celebrate. It’s time to take sides and pick your...

Home-Brewed Coffee: Tips and Tricks to Save You More

Most of us know that preparing our favorite drinks at home can save big bucks - to the tune of hundreds and even thousands of dollars a year. Still, a few simple tricks can help maximize your savings and give you an even greater budget boost.   Buy Wisely The Simple Dollar, a...