27 Dec '11, 8pm

New blog post: Review: Hamilton Beach Single Serve Coffee Maker

New blog post: Review: Hamilton Beach Single Serve Coffee Maker

I’ve found, since I use a finer-than-drip grind, that the first 10-20 seconds of liquid is often clear. A little of this may be water left in the machine innards, but I think what is happening is that the water is flowing off the top of the dry grinds until they become saturated. The simple solution is to start the brewer, and as soon as the first drops come out, hit the brew button again, which stops the flow of water. Lift the brew head and wait until the water sinks into and wets the grinds (you can stir a bit if you’re in a hurry). Then re-close the head and resume brewing. This 1) improves extraction, 2) prevents dilution by eliminating plain water going into the cup, 3) helps prevent blooming coffee from depositing grinds on the brewhead, and 4) reduces the chance of overflow. It only adds 20 seconds or so to the process, unless you want to do it more than once, whic...

Full article: http://www.coffeehabitat.com/2011/12/review-hamilton-beac...

Tweets

What is Coffee?

coffeecupnews.org 29 Dec '11, 6am

Yes, coffee does indeed start out as a fruit, but then it becomes so much more. As you said, it eventually becomes a bean ...

Keurig

Keurig

keurig.com 27 Dec '11, 9pm

The Platinum Brewing System brews a perfect cup of coffee, tea, hot cocoa or iced beverage in under one minute at the touc...

You Get Coffee, They Get Clean Water: Coffee For Water

You Get Coffee, They Get Clean Water: Coffee Fo...

dailyshotofcoffee.com 28 Dec '11, 1pm

You Get Coffee, They Get Clean Water: Coffee For Water by Mike in Coffee Reviews The Drink : Haiti Blend From Coffee for W...

The Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop

coffeecupnews.org 28 Dec '11, 6am

Community is any shop owners ultimate goal. Coffee is the avenue to that desired community. That is why having and continu...

Coffee Ring

Coffee Ring

coffeecupnews.org 28 Dec '11, 12am

When coffee stains it leaves a well defined edge on ring shaped pattern instead of undefined blob like you might expect. I...

Keurig

keurig.com 27 Dec '11, 11pm

It's how we see the world. It's how we work. It's how we relax. It's how we wake up. It's how we power down. Welcome to Ke...

Dualit Piccolina Single Serve Coffee and Espresso Maker: A different design than the Dualit Rapido, the Dualit

Dualit Piccolina Single Serve Coffee and Espres...

singleservecoffee.com 29 Dec '11, 11am

A different design than the Dualit Rapido, the Dualit Piccolina coffee capsule machine from Dualit is packed full of user ...

Coffee-Wholesale : Buy Gatorade Powder Mix Lowe...

cw-usa.com 28 Dec '11, 4pm

Established in 1997 and based in Round Rock, Texas we currently offer over 2,000 different items, including our own All Da...

Coffee

coffee.org 28 Dec '11, 8pm

Coffee is our communal experience. Every morning in homes the world over, fresh Coffee is brewed in anticipation of the da...

Happy New Year from Single Serve Coffee 2012: The New Year is almost upon us, and we just want to look ahea...

Happy New Year from Single Serve Coffee 2012: T...

singleservecoffee.com 30 Dec '11, 11am

The New Year is almost upon us, and we just want to look ahead and think of all the amazing single serve coffee we'll drin...

The Coffee Lab at Google London HQ

dearcoffeeiloveyou.com 28 Dec '11, 8am

The Coffee Lab at Google London HQ 12.15 The Google Headquarters in London has officially been added to my list of “must v...

Starbucks tests a revolutionary new kind of sin...

starbucksmelody.com 27 Dec '11, 7pm

I alluded to this on Twitter, where 140 characters weren’t enough, so I’m dropping on in to elaborate on my thoughts - I t...

Top 5 Indicators of Sustainable Coffee

Top 5 Indicators of Sustainable Coffee

coffeehabitat.com 29 Dec '11, 8pm

Coffee is grown in over 60 tropical countries, with most of it still produced on small family farms, but adding up to tens...

Black Coffee Music Video

coffeecupnews.org 28 Dec '11, 6pm

This is the perfect video to follow my post on why Coffee Makes You a Better Person . With lyrics like, “Black Coffee I’m ...

Something's Brewing at Coffee Chemistry Cafe #Food

Something's Brewing at Coffee Chemistry Cafe #Food

iamthewitch.com 28 Dec '11, 12am

in town, with many eateries mushrooming and claiming to produce the best cup of coffee to satisfy the caffeine-lovers. Wit...