Melissa Soon

My interest in coffee started small at 15 years old. Although I wasn’t a consumer, my mother was a home brewer and I enjoyed the smell of espresso brewing in the morning. 3 years later, my interest developed into passion when a good friend told me about a specialty café. Soon after, I became a barista and a freelance writer who loves to write about coffee.

Keurig Mini vs Mini Plus – Differences, Pros, Cons, And More

Keurig Mini vs Mini Plus

Keurig is a renowned single-serve coffee maker brand, popular with coffee lovers around the world who love being able to brew delicious coffee with the press of a single button. Believe it or not, you can even make a caramel macchiato just like that! A coffee pod is all you need – no coffee grounds, …

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What is Ethiopian Coffee? Ethiopia Coffee Beans & History

What Is Ethiopian Coffee

Ethiopian coffee, of course, refers to coffee that’s grown in Ethiopia. Within its borders, there are a few famous coffee-producing regions such as Yirgacheffe, each with flavour profiles unique to each region. From another perspective, there are thousands of Coffea Arabica (Arabica coffee) varieties that grow in Ethiopia. Just like how there are many kinds …

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Breville 800ESXL Review & Buying Guide 2022

BREVILLE 800 ESXL

As they continue to lead a legacy as a household giant, Breville is one of the market leaders in manufacturing espresso machines for the home. Whether you’re a beginner barista or an espresso expert, Breville has engineered the perfect home espresso machines for everyone. Today, we’re going to look at one of Breville’s innovations – …

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What’s the difference between a Frappuccino and Cappuccino?

What’s the difference between a Frappuccino and Cappuccino

Frappuccino and cappuccino sound nearly the same, so they must be nearly the same thing, right? Well… it’s a little complicated. I’m sure you’ve had at least one moment of confusion when you stepped up to the Starbucks cashier. Perhaps while waiting in line, you were browsing their extensively wide menu and wondered, “What’s the …

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