You probably know that you can adjust the number of shots in your espresso drink or choose a decaf option but do you know the difference between a traditional espresso shot and a ristretto shot (the most intense of them all)?
Do you know what to look for when buying your favourite blends? This blog post will tell you all you need to know about what freshly-roasted truly means and how you can assess as well as maintain the freshness of your coffee.
The siphon brewing gadget was first invented in the 1840s by a French housewife (Madame Vassieux), which featured a decorative “French balloon”. it produces a delicate, tea-like cup of coffee; creating a smooth texture and it is, for our money, one of the coolest brew methods available…
Indonesian coffee is known for its strong robust flavours but with slight variations dependant on geographic location, each new single origin coffee brings a different and exciting flavour to your coffee-tasting pallet. In this blog, we will share all you need to know about these delightful coffee beans and their history…
Harrar is located in eastern Ethiopia, and is home to one of the oldest coffee bean varieties still produced. This blog will tell you all you need to know about this promising variety of coffee...
In preparation for the most romantic day of the year, we have put together a few gift ideas to help make your Valentine’s Day a memorable one.
We have put together a few suggestions to help you keep up with your new year resolutions and ultimately make your cup of coffee work for you and not against you…
Caffeine is present in many of the foods and drinks that we love, from coffee, tea and soft drinks to fruit and chocolate but did you know that it is also used by athletes as a performance aid?
For lots of us, coffee is not just something to drink but a way of life and we have compiled a list of universal things that only coffee-lovers will understand…
This festive season, share your coffee-making flare with friends and family from the comfort of your own home. What could be better than a smooth creamy latte, with a seasonal cinnamon and gingerbread infusion?
If you haven’t yet explored the delicate flavours of Coffee Planet’s medium roasts or the deep intensity of our darker roasts, this is a good place to start.
With the festive season around the corner, now is the perfect time to turn our attention to gifts and we’ve got just the thing for your loved ones, if they’re coffee fans.
Do you find yourself in the challenging position of going coffee-free during your 9-month pregnancy? Perhaps you love coffee but need to stop the caffeine-craving for the time being?
Coffee is very much a part of our everyday lives and continues to rise in popularity. From complex coffee orders to unique brewing gadgets and ever-changing trends, they have unsealed a topical buzz, pouring into our everyday lives. Another name for this is… coffee culture.
As the second most popular beverage choice in the world and a historic commodity, coffee beans have provided notable figures and modern day celebrities with a cup they crave. Today's Coffee Planet blog will spill the beans on who likes what when it comes to coffee.
Are you a lover of single origin coffee? Ever wanted to learn more about where it comes from? Today we look at one of our most popular single origin coffees and the country it originates from. Learn more about Burundi's coffee with Coffee Planet.
Are you a lover of coffee but perhaps not fully versed with all the lingo? Well don’t worry, as today on the blog we share our coffee counter glossary. This will get you on the right track when it comes to the most common coffee recipes, and we will have you fluent in the language of coffee in no time!
Today on the blog we share with you our favourite food & coffee pairing ideas. No matter the food or occasion there is a perfect coffee to complement it.