Best Coffee Secrets

A blog for home baristas with caffeine in their blood and coffee on their minds, Best Coffee Secrets covers everything coffee-related. We discuss everything from coffee gear to beans to roasting methods to new innovations in the coffee industry.

Learn how to start brewing coffee from home with these in-depth tips and guides.

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9 Benefits of Dark Roast Coffee

Dark roast coffee

Coffee is a staple beverage in daily American meals. In 2019, studies found that over half of American adults drink at least one cup of coffee a day. Every year, Americans can consume over 146 billion cups of coffee. Coffee beverages are an acquired taste, ranging in a wide variety of brews and roasts. Many

How is Coffee Made?

Coffee Beans

Coffee is a beverage that is made by brewing roasted coffee beans. Caffeine, which gives coffee its characteristic dark colour, bitter flavour, and mild acidity, is responsible for coffee’s stimulating impact on humans. It is the hot beverage that is consumed most frequently all across the world.  The seeds of the fruits produced by the

Does Coffee Make You Live Longer?

Does Coffee Make you Live Longer

Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the world, with billions of servings being consumed daily. It is one of the most popular drinks in Mexico and the United States, where it is commonly consumed to wake up in the morning, stay alert during the day, or stay awake at night. Despite its

How to Make A Good Cup Of Coffee

Making a good coffee

Have you ever wondered why the coffee you make at home tastes different from the ones you buy at cafes or restaurants? Or why two cups of coffee from the same place can taste different? You may be quick to blame the brewer, but a recent study, suggests that this variation is due to an

Health Benefits Of Coffee

Coffee beans and coffee

You are not alone if you feel like you need coffee to get through each day. For almost 300 years, this beloved beverage has been enjoyed by people throughout Europe and North America. Yemen, where the coffee plant flourishes in its native habitat where it was initially grown, continues to be one of the most

Can Coffee Reduce the Risk of Alzheimer’s?

Old Alzheimer's man drinking coffee

Research on “drinking coffee’s impact on Alzheimer’s disease” and other kinds of dementia has made headlines, much like the cardiovascular advantages of wine did a few years ago. But how is the act of drinking coffee and Alzheimer’s disease connected in some way? Like wine, there is a sweet spot between healthy amounts of coffee