Tips & Tricks-Perfecting that Cup'o Joe

Coffee has been around for centuries. No one knows who started the original trend, but now we have it in many different ways… how do you brew the best coffee? Have a look at these tips and tricks to find out!

Ever since an animal herder in Ethiopian plateau discovered that the beans made his animals alert, which lead a local monastery to make some... Coffee in modern times has become a necessity for function and leisure. There are couples of easy tips and techniques one can adopt and that can improve the quality of the coffee you cater to your diners. 

It does not matter how simple or high tech the coffee maker is… it starts with keeping these in mind:

  1. Buy fresh, buy whole beans. A fresh coffee bean has a glossy appearance, leaves residue behind and has an intense aroma.

  2. Keep them in an airtight, dark container.

  3. Always grind your beans as close to the brew time as possible for maximum freshness

  4. Measure coffee by weight, not volume - 7.5 g of coffee to 150 mL of water.

  5. Pre-infuse

  6. Temperature - Between 195°F and 205°F

  7. Water choice - Lightly filtered water from the professional kitchen refrigerator will suffice.