What Is the Difference Between a Latte and a Cappuccino?

There are two types of people in this world: latte people and cappuccino people. Ok, that’s actually not true at all, but it’s true that somehow the question of difference between a latte and a cappuccino...

Totem Coffee Roasters | Placerville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 22 days ago

My last mouthful in Hangtown was at Totem Coffee Roasters. Yes, Placerville has its own small batch, artisanal coffee roaster. While my cappuccino ($3.86) was well-made, the Guatemalan-Peru ble...

Never Coffee Lab | SE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

First stop on arrival in Portland was the tiny cafe of Never Coffee Lab for a cappuccino. Made with "Les Truves", a blend of beans from high elevation sites in Peru and Ethiopian, this was bright w...

Morning at Ottimo | Yountville - Napa Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

When I complained about the wretched coffee during my previous visit to Napa Valley, https://www.chowhound.com/post/napa-valley-coffee-roasting-company-st-helena-1062509 https://www.chowhound.com...

Ballast Coffee | West Portal - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In need of a place to meet in the neighborhood, a couple friends and I picked Ballast Coffee to try. It's a modern cafe with some outdoor seating. Ballast roasts its own beans and has a special bea...

Camellia Coffee Roasters | Sacramento - WAL Public Market

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In January I had a chance to sit down at the newish cafe in WAL Public market by Camellia Coffee Roasters. The flat white-ish style cappuccino from this new roaster and cafe was terrific. Dense and...

Theory Collaborative| Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

The third local coffee roaster I tried in Redding in August is Theory Collaborative. As one local friend quipped, it's kind of a stealth coffee company, not offering any clue in the name of the bu...

Spearhead Coffee | Paso Robles

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A year ago we made a planned pitstop at Spearhead Coffee in Paso Robles. Indeed it does have nice rest rooms. And a pleasant environment for enjoying the morning brew.

Home coffee brew class

by pamm19 1 year ago

I am looking for a local coffee making class in or around Boston area. Coffee basics: grind, using different brew equipment, etc. Not a barista class more of a beginner class. Any places in or arou...

Yo El Rey Roasting | Calistoga - Napa Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A couple weeks ago I stopped by Yo el Rey coffee roaster in downtown Calistoga for the morning caffeine. When I ordered a cappuccino, the barista asked me if I wanted more or less foam. I asked for...

Cafe in top level atrium of Westfield Mall

by alameda 2 years ago

I was in Westfield Mall in downtown San Francisco yesterday, and went looking for a cafe in the very top level, directly under the atrium. I found a bare floor. Is my memory fooling me? It was...

Cascara/ coffee cherry tea in Calgary?

by YYC_Patissier 2 years ago

For the last few weeks, I have been loving the Starbucks Cascara latte, which is the dried skin of coffee cherries that is usually thrown away. I have been wondering where I can get some of this on...

Red's Donuts & Acme Coffee @ Castle Rock Coffee & Mercantile | Toro Park - Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Castle Rock Coffee & Mercantile is the new cafe on Hwy 68 that took over the wood sculpture space next to Toro Cafe. Beans are from local roaster, Acme Coffee in Seaside. The case features goods fr...

Vev Vigano Vespresso Stovetop Coffee Maker malfunctioning

by AlexNerbs 2 years ago

I bought a fancy 4-cup Vev Vigano Vespresso stovetop espresso maker a few weeks ago. I had to upgrade from a Bialetti-style coffee maker after its handle broke off. Sadly, I have not figured out ho...

Jack's Coffee | Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Jack's Coffee revived the drive-through coffee stand in the parking lot of Nob Hill's shopping center on the south side of Salinas in July. Last week I gave it a try, parking my car nearby and walk...

How to Order Coffee In Italy & NOT Look Like a Tourist

by cliffandpebble 3 years ago

I absolutely love coffee. I love making it. I love drinking it. That’s why, when I went to Italy for the first time I couldn’t wait to try the coffee. Italy is the birthplace of coffee culture but ...

Our Favorite Coffee Drinks

by cliffandpebble 3 years ago

Drinking coffee can become repetitive. Most coffee drinkers will stick to the same drink everyday, at the same time, with the same amount of cream & sugar added. And hey, why not? Don’t change s...

Serious Coffee in SD

by scfinson 3 years ago

I am visiting SD in late July and I am a serious espresso coffee hound. I mostly do my own spending $$$ on my own machine and mail order beans and when I travel finding a proper cappuccino becomes ...

New coffee place in Carrboro, NC (Gray Squirrel)

by Noel_B 4 years ago

Gray Squirrel is a new coffee place that opened in Carrboro. The coffee is amazing. They have the usual barrista drinks like cappuccinos made with great technique (a rich crema, microfoam, a prett...

Great coffee in SD..?

by Neekoman 5 years ago

I'm not a big coffee drinker, but lately I've been learning to appreciate it and enjoy it more. And I recently had some coffee (a cappuccino) at G&B in Grand Central Market in downtown L.A., and wa...

Iced Capp Value Analysis

non sequitur
by non sequitur 4 years ago

I've always wondered if there's any benefit to upsizing, and could never find answers online or by reverse-engineering the nutrition chart on tim's website, so I broke out the beakers today, and he...