Journal

Journal

The makers of Good Fika document their journey towards better coffee. Learn about styles, methods, equipment, and trends in the community.

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Best Coffee Shops in Dallas

Best Coffee Shops in Dallas

Coffee shops in Dallas, TX are on every corner, good coffee shops are somewhat harder to find. Click here to learn where the best coffee shops in Dallas are from baristas and coffee experts.

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Best New Coffee Apps of 2021

Best New Coffee Apps of 2021

Step up your coffee game with these killer coffee apps.

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What does fika mean?

What does fika mean?

...fika is a noun used to describe the customary Swedish “break from activity during which people drink coffee, eat cakes or other light snacks, and relax with others”¹. Fika is also used verbally to describe the act of taking this break. You can both have fika and do fika...

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Coffee

Coffee

This post is for the budding coffee lover. If you are curious about coffee, really enjoy it but want to learn more, click here to learn a little bit more about that cup of the good stuff in your hand.

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The Mocha

The Mocha

Learn how to step up your coffee game with this delicious, chocolatey take on the espresso.

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The Aeropress

The Aeropress

Click here to find out why coffee lovers love the Aeropress. Learn why it went from coffee gadget to cost-effective way to make great tasting, quality coffee with easy clean up.

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Cold Drip

Cold Drip

Learn how to make Cold Drip coffee, about where it comes from, it's history, what it is, and most importantly: what it isn't.

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Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee

The Irish Coffee a coffee-based cocktail. What we love about Irish coffee is that it is delicious, made with actual coffee (not coffee liqueur), and is relatively easy to make at home.

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The French Press

The French Press

The French Press is one of the oldest methods of making coffee and continues to be one of the best. Learn about how to make french press and the history of this coffee brewing method.

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The Auto Drip Coffee Maker

The Auto Drip Coffee Maker

The auto drip coffee maker is where most of us first fell in love with coffee. Auto drippers have come a long way. Read on to learn about the history of and the state of the art on the lazy side of the Third Wave.

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The Pour Over

The Pour Over

Learn about how to pour over coffee, why you should do it, and why it's one of the most popular brewing methods for coffee today.

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Moka Pot - You don't need an espresso machine.

Moka Pot - You don't need an espresso machine.

You don't need an expensive espresso machine to enjoy an espresso at home. You also don't need some complicated single-serve machine. Read on...

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Best Coffee Shops in Dallas

Best Coffee Shops in Dallas

Coffee shops in Dallas, TX are on every corner, good coffee shops are somewhat harder to find. Click here to learn where the best coffee shops in Dallas are from baristas and coffee experts.

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Best New Coffee Apps of 2021

Best New Coffee Apps of 2021

Step up your coffee game with these killer coffee apps.

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Cinnamon Bun Recipe for your Fika

Cinnamon Bun Recipe for your Fika

Lingering over a delicious cup of coffee is a vital part of Swedish culture, where the coffee break has been elevated to an art form. Of course, no coffee break (known as fika in Sweden) would be complete without the classic Swedish sweet pastry, the kanelbullar, or cinnamon bun.

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What does fika mean?

What does fika mean?

...fika is a noun used to describe the customary Swedish “break from activity during which people drink coffee, eat cakes or other light snacks, and relax with others”¹. Fika is also used verbally to describe the act of taking this break. You can both have fika and do fika...

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The Café au Lait

The Café au Lait

In this article, we’ll walk you through a timeless classic in the coffee world, café au lait. Transport yourself to a Parisian cafe without ever leaving the house.

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The Cortado

The Cortado

Always wondered what a cortado is? We’ve got you covered. Click here to learn more about this lesser-known but delicious way to enjoy coffee.

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The Flat White

The Flat White

The flat white is more than worth it when you taste the smooth-as-velvet coffee that you’ve just created. But before we talk about how you can make one of these delicious drinks for yourself, it’s worth asking what a flat white is, and learning a bit more about its history.

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Café Con Leche

Café Con Leche

Click here to learn about the Café con Leche. Few coffees can provide more proof of that coffee is more than a quick pick-me-up than an old Spanish favorite: café con leche.

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The Caffè Latte

The Caffè Latte

If you treat your morning coffee as nothing more than an essential caffeine boost, the caffe latte is exactly what you need to learn the beauty of great coffee. With the caffe latte, you get that much needed boost, but more importantly you get a delicious, creamy coffee drink that is one of the easiest espresso-based drinks to prepare.

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The Espresso

The Espresso

Espresso is arguably the most important coffee drink in the world. Not only does it taste great on its own, but it’s also the base for many other delicious drinks that are so much more than just different ways of getting your caffeine fix.

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