What is Gran Lungo? Gran Lungo Meaning

The wide range of pod options for Nespresso coffee lovers can sometimes be confusing. There’s much to choose from single/double espresso pods to Lungo/Gran Lungo pods. Before trying out the Nespresso Gran Lungo, you should consider its size, caffeine content, flavor profile, and amount of crema it produces. What does Nespresso Lungo or Gran Lungo … Read more

Keurig Frother Not Working? Reasons + Fixes

Keurig espresso machines make it easy to brew a cup of cappuccino due to the inbuilt milk frother. However, users are sometimes left frustrated when the frother just won’t work or won’t produce any foam even when working. There are several reasons your milk frother may be faulty, and the proper fix depends on knowing … Read more

Is There Coffee That Tastes Like Chocolate?

Though beloved by many, original, unflavored coffee can be too intense for some due to its acidic and bitter notes. This is why more and more coffee lovers are taking to coffee drinks that taste like chocolate. The cacao/caramel flavors in chocolate-flavored coffee mask the bitter taste of pure coffee while adding delightfully nutty, full-bodied … Read more

Nespresso Half Red Half Yellow; Meaning and Ways to Fix?

Nespresso Half Red Half Yellow; Meaning and Ways to Fix?

Nespresso brewers feature different kinds of alerts compared to Keurig, one of which is the half-red, half-yellow alert.  To eliminate built-up limescale, you must descale your brewer whenever this indicator light comes on. Proper descaling of Nespresso machines entails using a commercial descaling solution. What does half-red half-yellow mean on Nespresso? The half-red, half-yellow light … Read more

What Happens If You Drink Expired Coffee?

can i drink expired coffee?

Coffee is a popular beverage due to its intense taste and stimulating effects. However, what is one to do when they realize their stored coffee is past its expiration date, just when they need a brew? Should they toss the coffee and buy a new pack, or should they go ahead and brew the ‘expired’ … Read more

How to Drain a Keurig

Keurig coffee made using stale water that has been in the brewer for too long tastes awful. What’s more, such water can leak out and cause damage during transport. That’s why it’s important to know how to drain your Keurig brewer for storage and transportation. Can you drain all the water out of a Keurig? … Read more

How to Clean a Keurig Without Vinegar

Keurig is great for removing calcium buildup from appliances such as Keurig coffee makers. However, it usually leaves behind a residue that can cause a lingering vinegar taste in your next brew. This is why you may want to consider alternative ways to clean and descale your Keurig without having to use vinegar. Can you … Read more

How to Use Keurig Rinse Pods?

Keurig includes rinse pods as part of their brewer maintenance kits. However, many Keurig owners aren’t sure which parts these cleaning pods are meant to clean and how often they should be used. You may also be wondering whether they serve the same purpose as Keurig’s descaling solution or not. To understand what Keurig rinse … Read more

Can You Use Nespresso Pods In a Keurig?

If you prefer the taste of Nespresso coffee over K-Cup coffee but don’t have a Nespresso espresso machine, you may be asking yourself whether there are alternative ways you can still enjoy your favourite Nespresso pod coffee. Fortunately for you, there is, so long as you recognize the differences between Nespresso pods and K-Cups and … Read more