Coffee Talk

From the latest java innovations to the roasters we can’t wait to tell our friends about, this is a one-stop shop (or in this case, café) for coffee enthusiasts. Welcome to the blog.

Coffee Talk

Hazelnut Affogato with Almond Praline
If you can’t get to Italy, this hazelnut affogato is the next best thing. Affogato means “drowned” in Italian, and, in this case, vanilla gelato or ice cream is downed in coffee (is there anything better?). Although you could add...
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It’s Cocktail Hour! Cold Brew Martinis Coming Right Up
You’ve heard of the classic espresso martini (and if you’re a coffee lover, you’ve probably had a few yourself). But if you’ve hopped onto the cold brew train (and we obviously have with our Cold Brew Coffee Kit CB1!), then...
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Coffee Cocktail to the Rescue: Orange-Pomegranate Coffee Tonic
Picture this: you’re sitting poolside drinking the best tonic cocktail ever. What could be better? A tonic cocktail that also has espresso, that’s what! This orange-pomegranate coffee tonic is proof that a caffeinated cocktail can be refreshing too. The only...
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Cold Brew Peanut Butter-Banana Smoothie (One Word…YUM)
Looking for a quick snack or breakfast pick-me-up? You’ll love this peanut butter-banana smoothie with a cold brew twist (because caffeine!). Making your own cold brew couldn’t be easier—especially when you have the ESPRO Cold Brew Coffee Kit CB1. And...
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Hello, Mornings! Cold Brew Lavender Latte
Imagine waking up to your favorite cold brew (made with the ESPRO Cold Brew Coffee Kit CB1 because your coffee game is serious). Now imagine waking up to that same cold brew but it’s been transformed into a lavender latte with cinnamon cold...
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Pimm’s Press Batch Cocktails for a Crowd
Getting yourself an awesome ESPRO French Press is a no-brainer. It makes the smoothest, grit-free coffee that rivals any overpriced cup from your local coffee shop. But when you pair our classic French Press with our Micro Tea Filter, you’ve...
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A Valentine’s Day Drink You’ll L-O-V-E
Celebrate your love of love (and coffee) with this raspberry mocha. Fresh raspberries and chocolate are the stars of the show, but the ESPRO BLOOM Pour Over is how the real magic happens. Whether you decide to cozy it up...
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Irish Coffee (Pour Over-Style)
Here’s a drink to celebrate Irish Coffee Day (and continue drinking all winter long): Irish Coffee. Made with our ESPRO BLOOM Pour Over, it’s the perfect way to treat yourself and guests after dinner. Irish Coffee is actually a drink...
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Ditch the Pod! How to Make the Best Coffee (Solo-Style)
There’s nothing worse than making a pot of coffee only to pour half of it down the drain because you drank less than you thought (or it got too cold) or throwing yet another single serve coffee brewing pod in...
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10 Reasons to Drink Tea
It’s no surprise that our French presses make an amazing cup of coffee. But did you also know you can brew your favorite loose-leaf tea in them, too? (Just make sure to buy a tea micro-filter for your French press...
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The New Hygge - Why You Should Embrace Fika in 2022
Focusing on ourselves?? We'll (sip) to that!   ‘Tis the season for wellness, caring about your health and focusing on YOU! (We can get behind that.) If you’re going to do one thing in 2022 to add a little wellness back in...
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Love Sugar Cookies? Make This!
Everyone knows coffee and cookies are the perfect pairing. But what about coffee that tastes like cookies? Even better! Sugar cookies are a must on every holiday cookie platter, which inspired our recipe for a Holiday Sugar Cookie Pour Over...
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Make the Best White Russian with a (Caffeinated) Twist

Nothing says hello, holidays! like a classic White Russian cocktail (or hello, winter! Or hello, Saturday night! You get the idea…)

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How to Make Mexican Hot Chocolate Pour Over Coffee
Jingle and mingle this holiday season with a drink that’s sure to impress.   
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This Just In! ESPRO’s Holiday 2021 Gift Guide
We’ve got everyone on your list covered.  
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Recipe Alert! White Mocha Peppermint Pour Over Coffee
Jingle and mingle this holiday season with a drink that’s sure to impress.
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Ultralight vs. Travel Press
Ultralight vs. Travel Press Many have asked ESPRO what the main differences are between the Travel and Ultralight Press. While there are some concrete differences, it boils down to a matter of personal preference (on some level) and how much...
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What is Q Grading?
What is Q Grading? What Every Coffee Enthusiast Needs to Know This highly specialized designation is elevating the craft coffee industry from farm to cup. Not all coffee is created equal. In fact, there are infinite combinations of possible aromas...
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How to Make Feel-Good Tea in Your ESPRO Press
Three Simple Ingredients, a Whole Lot of Wellness. January: the month of cleanses. No doubt we’re all feeling the repercussions of that second helping of apple pie, and all those irresistible pumpkin loaves your favorite cafe was baking up. If you’re...
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Best brew
Find the sweet spot for making the perfect coffee Achieving that ideal brew involves both a little art and science. After all, so many variables can affect the taste of your coffee, from the size of the grind to the...
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