Barista. Coffee Addict. Yen Yee brews coffee with Alliance Coffee's mobile coffee service. She also enjoys the occasional beer/sake/wine.

cupping for DIY-ers

Cupping – Steps and Procedures

In the previous post, we introduced cupping. Today, we will focus on the actual Cupping process, from the materials required to the step by step Cupping process that you can follow. What you need for Cupping Your selected coffee beans Grinder Cupping bowl Cupping Spoon (or a table spoon) Kettle Pen and Paper Weighing Scale…

Coffee-Cupping

Cupping Coffee – An Introduction

What is Cupping? The practice of getting to know a particular coffee. During the process, participants will observe the taste and the aroma from the brewed coffee. Professionals also known as Master Tasters will score the coffee based on the following categories: Aroma Flavor Body Acidity Aftertaste Balance The Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA)…

Aeropress Brewing Guide

Aeropress: A Brewing Guide

The Aeropress – a versatile coffee brewing tool shaped like a giant syringe that never fails to pique the curiosity of coffee lovers. The way it works is beautifully simple. Load your coffee grounds, pour hot water, wait and press for coffee. Almost instant and the coffee produced is way more satisfying. Ever since its…