October 29, 2004, Newsletter Issue #25: The Correct Grind for Espresso

Tip of the Week


For a home espresso machine, you`ll want to grind your beans `very fine`. If you have a burr grinder, make the appropriate setting. If you have a blade grinder, grind the coffee beans for 25-30 seconds.

>> If you found this tip useful - please forward this newsletter to friends, family and colleagues. (Especially if you think they need some help in brewing a decent cup of coffee!)

About LifeTips

Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.

Exclusive Sponsor

WHAT`S NEW: Two Great Recipes for the Holidays

Ken Haedrich writes some fabulous recipes, specially for coffee lovers. Here are two of his favorites:

>> Chocolate Chip Sour Cream Pancakes

I have a long-standing love of pancakes, and this recipe is a personal favorite - very light, cakey, and delicious.

See the full recipe...

>> World`s Best Coffee Fudge Brownies

If the world is divided between those who love cakey brownies and those who prefer theirs fudgey, there`s widespread agreement in both camps that a hint of coffee flavor is the best way to improve upon something that nearly defies improvement.

See the full recipe...


Nick Usborne
Gourmet Coffee at Wholesale Prices

Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Coffee Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Lynne Christen