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calories in hot chocolate

Who cares about calories in hot chocolate?

If you’re anything like us then you will love to indulge in a rich, luxurious cup of hot chocolate. There’s something so comforting about this drink and yet, many of…

portable frothing wand

What is a portable milk frother wand?

I must admit I was stumped for a few minutes. A reader had emailed me asking which portable milk frother wand I would recommend? Wand? What on earth is a…

cold brew coffee maker

What is a cold brew coffee maker?

There’s something of an art to getting cold brew coffee spot on and yet many coffee lovers still struggle with this. The key is time. If you want the very…

CEZVE OR NO CAZVE

How to make Turkish coffee at home without a cezve

There are so many different types of coffee but for each of them it seems that you need different types of equipment. Short of having a dedicated section of the…

HOT CHOCOLATE AROUND THE WORLD

The world of hot chocolate From Mexico to Spain

For most of us, hot chocolate means one thing; a delicious, comforting beverage that is enjoyed when we need something a little warming. But when you are sipping on your…

making latte at home

Do I need a milk frother to make latte at home?

Who doesn’t enjoy the perfect latte? The question is, do you have to go out to Starbucks or that fancy little artisan (and expensive) coffee shop to find the latte…

What is cold brew coffee

What is cold brew coffee?

Making coffee is certainly not a simple process and there are many methods of brewing depending on what you want to create. While a lot of coffee drinks are served…

commercial coffee machines

Commercial coffee machines for small cafes and offices

Commercial coffee machines come in many guises and can cost up to £15,000 ($20,000) if you want to compete with Starbucks. But small cafes and businesses who want to offer…

Making Turkish Coffee

What is Turkish coffee and how is it made?

When you think about coffee, Turkey isn’t one of the countries that instantly springs to mind. Yet, Turkish coffee seems to have skyrocketed in popularity and we wanted to know…

hot chocolate tea or coffee before bed?

Hot chocolate or tea or coffee before bed?

It’s an age-old question. With different answers depending on who you ask. I was always told that hot chocolate is the perfect bedtime drink as it makes you sleepy while…

How to make cappuccino with coffee pods and a milk frother

When we want or need a relaxing or restorative coffee, we are so lucky to have so many options available to us. Whether we’re a coffee connoisseur or someone who…

Is hot chocolate the same as cocoa?

Is hot chocolate the same as cocoa?

Confused by your cocoa beans from your chocolate powder? Yearning for a cup of hot chocolate or is that a mug of cocoa? Surely hot chocolate and cocoa are the…