Stop: Have you checked your grinder lately?

Stop: Have you checked your grinder lately?

No matter what machine and grinder you have, don’t under-estimate the importance of checking your grinder. The settings need to be checked sporadically to ensure you are getting perfect cup as coffee beans can react to weather (in particular, humidity) and age, which...
What does your coffee say about you?

What does your coffee say about you?

Here at Essential Brands Group, coffee is a very important part of our day. It’s the beverage of choice to start the day, (after a hot water and lemon, of course) and, like most people, it’s what keeps us on our toes and ready to tackle the day. Personally, my go-to...
How to make the perfect single cup.

How to make the perfect single cup.

It’s a crying shame to waste perfectly good coffee. The coffee feels it too. We can practically hear it crying as it is poured down the drain. Some folk have told us that they have heard cries of “save me!” and “I can be better!” Producing the perfect long black isn’t...
Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee

For coffee lovers around the world, the news is all-good! With this delicious beverage increasingly being found to provide numerous health benefits, many simply see it as an added bonus to drinking coffee. Scientists are increasingly finding that coffee can reduce and...
The History of Coffee

The History of Coffee

It’s been suggested that humans have been drinking coffee for at least 500 years. And, much like any other historical food or beverage discovery from around the world, once the word is in, both its popularity and cultivation spread like wildfire. <h4>The Story...