Reflecting on the Challenges of Latte Art

Do you remember when you poured your first fire breathing dragon flying over the oriental mountains under a starry sky from nothing but the most perfectly textured milk? Yeah me neither. But I do remember as a young Padawan barista the slow arduous journey of latte art. It’s a long way from dumping that frothy […]

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We tasted Acids…and it was Awesome!

Thank you everyone for coming to last weeks Acids in Coffee session. Apart from crunching down of tart limes and ripe banana’s we found out how flavour ends up in coffee and how we can use that to describe it. Every month we run a casual discussion and event showcasing what we love about specialty […]

The health benefits of drinking coffee

A coffee or three a day, may keep the Doctor away

It is a truth universally acknowledged that drinking too much coffee will give you a heart attack. Well, no. The research suggests it may do the opposite. Cardiovascular diseases (CVD), or “heart, stroke and blood vessel disease” according to the Heart Foundation, is a major cause of death in Australia and was responsible for 30 […]

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Is a Barista Course in Sydney Worth Doing?

Great Question! We all know that making the perfect cup of coffee over and over again takes time and effort to gain the skill necessary. Then there is all the patterns in the milk! So how do these baristas get tot hat level and how can you set yourself on that path of eternal latte […]