What Makes Coffee Good?

When you're standing in your morning robe, swirling your cup of coffee wondering, why does this coffee taste so good?
We’ve all seen them--heck, we might even be one--wine connoisseurs sitting in nice restaurants swirling their 2009 pinot noir commenting about “legs” or “tannins”.  What you don’t often see though is someone standing in their robe and slippers in the middle of their kitchen swirling their morning cup of coffee stammering about “notes” or a “fruity finish”.  But we should.  Coffee is not unlike wine when it comes to the complexity of taste and numerous other characteristics. Just like wine...
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Brewing Black Coffee

How many different ways can you make black coffee!? There is a lot of methods; espresso, drip, french press, pour...
How many different ways can you make black coffee!? There is a lot of methods; espresso, drip, french press, pour over, siphon, aeropress ... the list goes on! Did you know, there are subtle flavor differences with each brewing process? What is important for flavor is filtered water, grind size, the correct coffee to water ratio and the amount of time your brewing/extracting. For tips on the perfect cup, follow us on instragram/desertsuncoffee 
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