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What is an Americano? Origin, Compared to 5 Other Coffee Drinks

Walking into any coffee shop can be a little confusing. There are so many different names for each drink and it seems like they all are made with the same ingredients. What is an Americano? Here’s your quick guide. Plus we compare Americano to five common coffee drinks. Americano coffee is made with espresso and …

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How Many Ounces in a Cup of Coffee? Standard +17 More Sizes (3 Coffee Shops)

Knowing how many ounces in a cup of coffee helps make quality brew and measure caffeine. In this post, you’ll learn the standard coffee cup size. Plus, we’ll compare cup sizes of 3 coffee shops: Starbucks, Dunkin’, and Tim Hortons. There are 6 ounces in a standard cup of coffee. This is a liquid measure …

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A Quick History of Java Coffee: Why is Coffee Called Java?

The origin story of java coffee is a tale of smuggling, colonization, and exportation. What is java coffee? And why is coffee called java? Learn the history of your favorite drink in this quick history. The term java, which is used to describe coffee, originates from the island of Java, Indonesia. The Dutch smuggled coffee …

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How Much Potassium in Coffee? Regular, Decaf, Instant, 6 Additives

Curious about potassium in coffee? We’ll break down the amount of potassium in coffee – regular, decaf, and instant. Plus the amount of potassium in 6 common coffee additives. We also compare coffee potassium versus other common foods. An 8 oz. cup of black coffee contains 116 mg of potassium. At just 2% of Daily …

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The Strongest Coffee in the World: Brands, Beans, Brews, High Caffeine

There are many brands that claim to be the strongest coffee in the world. In this post, you’ll learn about 2 types of strong coffee, 4 factors, 4 of the strongest coffee brands, the best roast for strong coffee, and tips for brewing strong coffee.  We’ll also cover how to weaken strong coffee and how …

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Ethiopian Yirgacheffe Coffee: Complete Guide to Yirgacheffe

Yirgacheffe coffee is from southern Ethiopia and is one of the best coffees in the world. In this post, you’ll learn about Ethiopian Yirgacheffe: how to roast, brew, and pair this delicious drink. Ethiopian Yirgacheffe coffee is considered one of the best coffees in the world. It comes from the town of Yirga Chefe in southern …

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What is Terroir Coffee? 4 Factors, Meaning, Flavor and Aroma

You might have heard of terroir in wine. Did you know that terroir is also used to describe coffee? In this post, you’ll learn what terroir coffee is and the factors affecting it’s flavor and aroma. Guide to Terroir Coffee Coffee is known for unique flavor notes across bean types and growing locations. Coffee terroir …

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How to Remove Coffee Stains (15 Methods) White Shirts, Upholstery

So you spilled your coffee? Don’t worry. Here’s how to remove coffee stains – from five common surfaces. This post will help you clean coffee stains from clothes, carpet, upholstery, coffee mugs, and teeth. These 15 methods to quickly take care of those brown coffee spots. With too many things to do (and not enough …

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How to Get Coffee Out of Carpet (Fresh, Old, Wool, Car Stains)

A fresh cup of coffee in the morning is one of the many delights in life. But one quick accident and drop of the cup can turn that delight into a nightmare as that delicious beverage seeps into your carpet. As you watch the stain grow, you’re left mourning the loss and needing to know …

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241 Flavorful Words to Describe Coffee (Plus Synonyms, Lingo, Slang)

Do you know many words to describe coffee? To help you up your game, here is the largest collection of relevant descriptive words for coffee. They include the words for taste and aroma (Taster’s Flavor Wheel), coffee synonyms, 8 ways to describe coffee, and even words that rhyme with coffee. Plus lots of slang, nicknames, …

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