When I am not drinking coffee, I like thinking about coffee and reading about it. I always like to make sure I have plenty of places to go and read about all things coffee. Blogs are always a great place to go to get the information you need. You can find interesting coffee news, coffee recipes, different techniques, and stories.
If you are looking for the best blogs, you may not know where to go. When there is some more coffee information that I need here are some places that I like to go.
1. The Coffee Compass
If you are a fan of craft coffee, the Coffee Compass is the coffee blog for you. They specialize in navigating the world of craft coffee. The majority of the information on the site is provided by a barista named Michael Butterworth. Michael has spent a lot of time traveling around Europe and learning from great coffee shops the secrets and the ins and outs of what makes the perfect cup of coffee. He knows the best techniques and can make amazing coffees shine.
2. Coffee Geek
If you are looking for in-depth reviews of coffee makers, Coffee Geek is the place to go. This website has one of the largest libraries of in-depth and comprehensive reviews of nearly every coffee maker you can find on the market. The blog also has tutorials for the majority of coffee makers so you will be able to use your coffee maker to the best of the ability.
Not only do they cultivate reviews and tutorials, but they also give hacking advice. They provide ways that you can modify, change and customize your coffee rig to best serve your individual needs and coffee drinking desires.
This blog also supplies an active and helpful forum that is there to answer any question that is not already answered already. The site has lasted a long time and has cultivated a great community of helpful coffee drinkers and built a reputation as a reliable source for coffee information.
3. I Need Coffee
If you are looking for a bit of fun in your coffee blog, the I Need Coffee blog is the place to go. This is a simple and fun celebration of everything coffee by coffee super fan Michael Allen Smith.
This site has all kinds of posts that will keep you entertained. There are informative posts as well as well as tutorials. There are even photos and comics from time to time. All of this content is wrapped up in an entertaining package that will have you coming back frequently.
The I Need Coffee blog has some skilled coffee bloggers that contribute to the content, but the strong personality is never diluted or diminished.
4. Pure Coffee Blog
The Pure Coffee Blog gives solid and fair reviews of coffee establishments. So if you are looking to go out for a cup of joe, check this blog to see if you are in the area where they review. Their reviews are spot on and give a great sense of what it is like to be in that place and the experience that you can expect in specific locations.
They provide an easy to explore map of places that they have reviewed so that you can find shops quickly and get a comprehensive review. They also provide photos, so you know where you are and if you have found the right spot.
5. In My Mug
If you are looking for something a bit more multimedia, you should try this coffee blog. A vlog is a video blog, so there is a bit more production involved in the content that this page as. In My Mug has fantastic video content that is always helpful and informative.
Steve Leighton is a coffee innovator from the UK that provides ample amounts of compelling content for In My Mug. He showcases different techniques and roasts every week. You can even have the coffee of the week delivered to you from the site so you can experience what he is talking about first hand.
It is a truly interactive experience provided by super fans of coffee, and people that truly love the world of coffee and those that drink it. It is a hands-on approach to have the reviewed coffee delivered to fans as you review and teach how to handle those specific kinds of coffee. It engages and enriches the experience of watching his videos.
6. Dear Coffee I Love You
If you want a big serving of style with your coffee information, Dear Coffee I Love You is the place to be. They have a design driven philosophy to their presentation, and it shows. The site is a stunning presentation and well-organized information. They have social media accounts that update every day to keep you updated with the new content and information.
Every year they put together holiday gift guides that will get your gift-giving spirit in full swing with great ideas and fantastic finds that will wow all the people on your list.
Read And Drink
If you love coffee, then you may love to read about the lovely drink. There are plenty of resources out there that provide great information and will keep you in content for a good long while. Blogs out there range from blogs that focus on techniques that will teach you how to brew the perfect cup to reviews that will let you know what coffee or coffee shops are worth your time. Some of the review blogs have subscriptions where they will send you samples that will let you taste what is being discussed. You can even get great gift ideas from some of the blogs to make holiday shopping easier.